The World in Ancient Times: The ancient Egyptian world

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Oxford University Press, Jan 1, 2005 - Civilization, Ancient
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Contents

CAST OF CHARACTERS
9
MAP OF THE ANCIENT EGYPTIAN WORLD
12
The Geography of Egypt
14
The First King
21
The Old Kingdom
27
Hieroglyphs
34
Egyptian Religion
41
Mummies and the Afterlife
50
The Amarna Period
107
Tutankhamen
115
Growing Up in Ancient Egypt
122
Ramesses II and the Battle of Qadesh
128
Village Life
135
BATTLE STATIONS The Sea Peoples
141
The Arts
145
Kush Nubia and the Third Intermediate Period
150

The Pyramid Age
57
The First Intermediate Period and the Middle Kingdom
64
Medicine and Magic
70
The Second Intermediate Period
75
Hatshepsut and Thutmose III
81
Daily Life
88
Amenhotep III and the Government of Egypt
95
Foreign Relations during the New Kingdom
101
The Greek Period
157
GraecoRoman Rule
164
TIMELINE
173
FURTHER READING
176
WEBSITES
182
INDEX
184
TEXT CREDITS
188
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