Ancient Egypt

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Capstone Classroom, 2005 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 48 pages
Contents: The Ancient Egyptian World (The development of archaeology); Unlocking the Language (The Rosetta Stone, Scribes and scholars); Mummies and the Afterlife (The royal tomb at Deir el-Bahri, Making a mummy); The Pyramid Builders (The Great Pyramid at Giza, Pyramid designers and builders); Pharaohs and Government (The Valley of the Kings, Tutankhamen's treasures, Egyptian society); Temples and Gods (The great temple complex at Karnak, Priests and worshippers); Everyday Life of the Wealthy (The tomb of Nebamun, Pastimes, Fashion); Everyday Life of the Workers (The workers' village of Deir el-Medina, People at work, Farming and food); Archaeology Today, Timeline of Ancient Egypt, Timeline of Egyptian Archaeology.
 

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Mummies and the Afterlife
12
Pharaohs and Government
20
Temples and Gods
26
Everyday Life of the Workers
36
Archaeology Today
42
Index
48
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Jackie Gaff is a Heinemann Raintree author.

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