Tutankhamen's Curse: The Developing History of an Egyptian King
Ninety years ago, Howard Carter discovered Tutankhamen's mummy lying, surrounded by grave goods, in a virtually intact tomb in the Valley of the Kings. Egyptology would never be the same again. Tutankhamen's Curse approaches the story of the lost king, and his development into a cultural icon, with fresh eyes. Stripping away the layers of modern myths that threaten to obscure the king, it uses the evidence from his tomb to reconstruct a family and a history for Tutankhamen. Tutankhamen's Curse is designed to appeal to the widest of readerships, from general reader and lovers of history to students of Egyptology and archaeology.
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Review: Tutankhamen's CurseUser Review - Penny - Goodreads
4½ stars. This was brilliant! I love the author's writing style - reading this taught me so much and yet it was never dry or the slightest bit boring, just the opposite in fact. I always knew that the ... Read full review
Review: Tutankhamen's CurseUser Review - Lisa - Goodreads
In Joyce Tyldesley's most recent book, Tutankhamun's Curse (alternatively titled, Tutankhamen: The Search for an Egyptian King ), she looks in depth at the most infamous Egyptian pharaoh, Tutankhamun ... Read full review