The Curse Of The Pharoahs

The Curse Of The Pharoahs

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Many people still believe that, should someone disturb the resting place of the ancient Egyptians, they will be struck down with the 'curse of the mummies'. This book explores the myths and legends that surround the curse, as well as describing the archaeological excavations that contributed to our understanding.
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Product details

  • 9-12
  • Hardback | 160 pages
  • 238.76 x 279.4 x 20.32mm | 929.86g
  • Washington, United States
  • English
  • col. Illustrations, maps
  • 079226665X
  • 9780792266655
  • 1,618,263

About Zahi Hawass

Zahi Hawass, secretary general of the Supreme Council of Antiquities in Cairo, has been excavating in Egypt for more than thirty years. In addition to many scholarly publications, he is the author of several popular bestsellers including TUTANKHAMUN AND THE GOLDEN AGE OF THE PHARAOHS (National Geographic, 2005), a companion to the blockbuster exhibition of Tut artifacts currently touring the United States
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