The Hamlyn History of Ancient Egypt
A comprehensive history of Ancient Egypt. Every aspect of Egyptian culture is explored, including their art, religion and unique architecture, from the early pyramids and statues, to the temples and tombs that appeared during the 18th dynasty.
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- Hardback | 192 pages
- 225 x 304mm
- 15 Sep 1997
- Octopus Publishing Group
- London, United Kingdom
- English, Spanish
Table of contents
The discovery of Ancient Egypt; kingdoms of Upper and Lower Egypt; the first Theban revolt; the period of expansion; warfare and diplomacy; the rigidity of Egyptian thought; life after death; artistic society; Egypt's legacy.
About Nathaniel Harris
Nathaniel Harris is the author of many books on history and the arts. He has acted as a consultant on several historical series, devised the popular 'Day That Made History' books, and has contributed to many periodicals.