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    Who's Who in Ancient Egypt (Who's Who (Routledge)) (Paperback) By (author) Michael Rice

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    DescriptionIn this compelling guide and sourcebook, renowned author and scholar Michael Rice introduces us to the inhabitants of ancient Egypt, allowing us to encounter their world through their own eyes. Here are the great and the famous, from Cleopatra to Tutankhamun, but here also are the grave-robber Amenwah, Nakht the gardener and Sebaster the hairdresser. The whole arena of Egyptian life is expressed in these pages. Not only are there nearly a thousand biographies, there is also a chapter on 'Encountering Ancient Egyptians', sections on kingship and on religion, a chronology, a glossary and maps. A combination of erudite scholarship and a clear and accessible style, this volume opens up the world of the ancient Egyptians to all those with an interest in the subject in a way that has never been done before.


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    Title
    Who's Who in Ancient Egypt
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Michael Rice
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 320
    Width: 129 mm
    Height: 198 mm
    Thickness: 25 mm
    Weight: 340 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780415154499
    ISBN 10: 0415154499
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1QDAE
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.1
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: HBLA
    Ingram Spring Arbor Market: Y
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    BIC subject category V2: HBJH, GBCB
    DC22: B
    B&T General Subject: 680
    Libri: I-HP
    LC classification: AG
    Ingram Theme: THEO/ACADEM
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    BISAC V2.8: SOC003000
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 51
    Abridged Dewey: 423
    BISAC V2.8: HIS030000
    Ingram Theme: CULT/NAFRIC
    ECPA Christian Book Category: GNRGSEHIB
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002030, REF008000, BIO000000
    BIC subject category V2: 1QDAE
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15230
    Thema V1.0: DNB, GBCB, NHC, NHHA
    Illustrations note
    b/w maps
    Publisher
    Taylor & Francis Ltd
    Imprint name
    ROUTLEDGE
    Publication date
    07 November 2001
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Review quote
    'A handy guide and sourcebook interesting and reliable information in compact form.' - Bryn Mawr, Classical Review