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The Resource 1,000 facts about ancient Egypt, by Nancy Honovich ; foreword by Dr. Jennifer Houser Wegner

1,000 facts about ancient Egypt, by Nancy Honovich ; foreword by Dr. Jennifer Houser Wegner

Label
1,000 facts about ancient Egypt
Title
1,000 facts about ancient Egypt
Statement of responsibility
by Nancy Honovich ; foreword by Dr. Jennifer Houser Wegner
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Illustrated children's reference book about ancient Egypt. Includes mummies, pyramids, pharaohs, hieroglyphs, gods, history, and more
  • Mummies, pyramids, pharaohs, King Tut! Kids everywhere are fascinated by the wonders of ancient Egypt, and this colorful reference book is jam-packed with 1,000 fascinating facts. From the Great Pyramid and the Valley of the Kings to the Nile River and Cleopatra, discover all you have ever wanted to know about this ancient civilization. Unearth ancient hieroglyphs and their meanings; find out what was in King Tut's tomb; and get insights about the science of mummification. Learn about ancient Egyptian gods and famous pharaohs, and follow Egypt's battles for power in the world. After this deep dive into Egyptology, you'll be able to dazzle your friends and family with your newfound knowledge
Member of
Cataloging source
BH0
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Honovich, Nancy
Dewey number
932
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DT49
LC item number
.H66 2019eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
National Geographic kids
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • Geography
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
Target audience
juvenile
Label
1,000 facts about ancient Egypt, by Nancy Honovich ; foreword by Dr. Jennifer Houser Wegner
Link
http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:NGMK&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:unknown&rft.artnum=VDINZV943116953&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:st16083
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
10 fast facts -- Land of ancient Egypt -- Number crunching -- Gods and goddesses -- Nile river -- King Tutankhamun -- Making mummies -- Pyramids -- Fashion and style -- Religion and ritual -- Daily life -- Famous pharoahs -- More about mummies -- Diseases and cures -- Jewelry -- Female rulers -- Jobs -- Animals -- Celebrations -- Farming -- Arts -- Inventions -- Government -- Food -- Temples -- Design -- Hatshepsut -- Games and pastimes -- Trade and commerce -- Royal life -- Pop culture -- Hieroglyphs -- Ancient beauty -- Weapons, warriors, and war -- Sphinxes -- Amazing finds -- Crime and punishment -- Lost cities -- Fall of Ancient Egypt -- Egyptology -- Glossary -- Tomb of Seti I -- Timeline -- Dynasties and rulers
Extent
1 online resource (96 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • on1150291219
  • (OCoLC)1150291219
Label
1,000 facts about ancient Egypt, by Nancy Honovich ; foreword by Dr. Jennifer Houser Wegner
Link
http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:NGMK&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:unknown&rft.artnum=VDINZV943116953&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:st16083
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
10 fast facts -- Land of ancient Egypt -- Number crunching -- Gods and goddesses -- Nile river -- King Tutankhamun -- Making mummies -- Pyramids -- Fashion and style -- Religion and ritual -- Daily life -- Famous pharoahs -- More about mummies -- Diseases and cures -- Jewelry -- Female rulers -- Jobs -- Animals -- Celebrations -- Farming -- Arts -- Inventions -- Government -- Food -- Temples -- Design -- Hatshepsut -- Games and pastimes -- Trade and commerce -- Royal life -- Pop culture -- Hieroglyphs -- Ancient beauty -- Weapons, warriors, and war -- Sphinxes -- Amazing finds -- Crime and punishment -- Lost cities -- Fall of Ancient Egypt -- Egyptology -- Glossary -- Tomb of Seti I -- Timeline -- Dynasties and rulers
Extent
1 online resource (96 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • on1150291219
  • (OCoLC)1150291219
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