An Introduction to the Archaeology of Ancient...

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Author  Kathryn A. Bard
Publisher  Wiley-Blackwell
Publication Date   January 27, 2015
ISBN  0470673362
Pages  480

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This student-friendly introduction to the archaeology of ancientEgypt guides readers from the Paleolithic to the Greco-Romanperiods, and has now been updated to include recent discoveries andnew illustrations.

• Superbly illustrated with photographs, maps, and siteplans, with additional illustrations in this new edition
• Organized  into 11 chapters, covering: thehistory of Egyptology and Egyptian archaeology; prehistoric andpharaonic chronology and the ancient Egyptian language; geography,resources, and environment; and seven chapters organizedchronologically and devoted to specific archaeological sites andevidence
• Includes sections on salient topics such as theconstructing the Great Pyramid at Giza and the process ofmummification

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