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    Chronicle of the Queens of Egypt: from Early Dynastic Times to the Death of Cleopatra (Chronicles) (Hardback) By (author) Joyce A. Tyldesley

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    DescriptionThis new volume in the bestselling Chronicle series is the first book to recount the full history of queenship in ancient Egypt, revealing the essential role played by women in the royal household. A highly readable and authoritative account, it is ideal for home, university or school reference.

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    Chronicle of the Queens of Egypt
    from Early Dynastic Times to the Death of Cleopatra
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Joyce A. Tyldesley
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 224
    Width: 192 mm
    Height: 254 mm
    Thickness: 23 mm
    Weight: 1,000 g
    ISBN 13: 9780500051450
    ISBN 10: 0500051453

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    LC classification: DT83 .T95 2006
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    Edition statement
    Illustrations note
    273 illustrations, 173 in colour
    Thames & Hudson Ltd
    Imprint name
    Thames & Hudson Ltd
    Publication date
    31 December 2006
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    Author Information
    Joyce Tyldesley has written bestselling biographies of Hatshepsut and Nefertiti, as well as the recent The Private Lives of the Pharaohs, which accompanied a Channel 4 television series.
    Table of contents
    Introduction: Royal Consorts and Female Kings; I. The First Queens: The Early Dynastic Period; II. Queens of the Pyramid Age: The Old Kingdom; III. Chaos and Rebirth: The First Intermediate Period, Middle Kingdom and Second Intermediate Period; IV. Queens of the Empire: The New Kingdom; V. Weakened Royal Power: The Third Intermediate Period and Late Period; VI: The Last Queens of Egypt: The Macedonian Period and Ptolemaic Period.