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- Penguin Books Ltd 2016; US$ 14.09
'Man perishes; his corpse turns to dust; all his relatives pass away. But writings make him remembered.' The fascination Ancient Egypt holds in our minds has many sources, but at the heart of it lie hieroglyphics. This extraordinary writing system was for many years seen as the ultimate challenge and puzzle before finally being cracked in the... more...
- Oxbow Books 2016; US$ 27.50
The sixteenth Current Research in Egyptology (CRE) conference was held from the 15?18 April 2015 at the University of Oxford and once again provided a platform for postgraduates and early career Egyptologists, as well as independent researchers, to present their research. These proceedings for CREXVI represent the wide-range of themes that were offered... more...
- De Vecchi Ediciones 2016; US$ 1.99
Conoce la vida cotidiana de los antiguos egipcios: cómo vivían en sus casas, cómo escribían, qué estudiaban, los oficios más comunes, sus dioses, las momias, las pirámides, y muchas otras cosas interesantes y curiosas, presentadas con imágenes de excepcional calidad que te llevarán a un mundo lejano y maravilloso. more...
- De Vecchi Ediciones 2016; US$ 5.99
Patrick Rivière nos dibuja una historia viva de la Antigüedad: desde Sumeria, cuna de la civilización en la que nacerá la escritura, al Egipto faraónico, auténtico don del Nilo en el que los fastos religiosos alcanzaron un refinamiento máximo, para desembocar en la sabiduría de la Grecia antigua, madre del pensamiento filosófico, y en la influencia... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95
This comprehensive treatment of Cleopatra and the political and social world in which she lived will be an indispensable resource for anyone interested in Cleopatra or in ancient Egypt. Laying bare the "injustice, the adverse partiality, of the attitude assumed by classical authors," the author offers the reader a new, more balanced look at the life... more...
- De Gruyter 2016; Not Available
The southeastern Land of Seven Rivers (Kazakhstan) ? a small region in the Eurasian steppes ? shows an enormous concentration of Bronze and early Iron Age archeological monuments, only a small fraction of which have been described by researchers. This study, the first comprehensive investigation of these monuments, also makes an important... more...
- OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 134.99 US$ 116.09
This volume examines the cultural interaction between Greek and Egyptian culture, which can be traced in different forms over more than a millennium. Focusing in particular on literature and textual culture, chapters from leading experts cover a wide range of topics such as religion, philosophy, historiography, romance, and translation. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95
Sir E. A. Wallis Budge (1857-1934) was Keeper of the British Museum?s department of oriental antiquities from 1894 until his retirement in 1924. Carrying out many missions to Egypt in search of ancient objects, Budge was hugely successful in collecting papyri, statues and other artefacts for the trustees of the British Museum: numbering into the thousands... more...