Dawn of Civilization, 1894

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Kessinger Publishing, Aug 1, 2003 - History - 820 pages
Includes both volumes 1 and 2. This work is a translation of the classic work by the celebrated French scholar, recapturing the fervor of Egyptology and Assyriology in their early years. For all those who have dipped or plunged into study of these ancient civilizations, this classic study of Egypt and Chaldea will hold fascination. Contents: The Nile and Egypt; Gods of Egypt; Legendary History of Egypt; Political Constitution of Egypt; Memphite Empire; First Theban Empire; Ancient Chaldea; Temples and the Gods of Chaldea; Chaldean Civilization. Handsomely illustrated.

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Gaston Maspero was Director of Archaeology for the French government in Egypt.

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