The Resource Ancient Egyptians

Ancient Egyptians

Label
Ancient Egyptians
Title
Ancient Egyptians
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A discussion of the early Egyptians, including who the people were, where they lived, the rise of civilization, social structure, religion, art and architecture, science and technology, daily life, entertainment and sports. Features include timelines, fact boxes, glossary, list of recommended reading and web sites, and index"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
932
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DT61
LC item number
.A626 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
World Book, Inc
Series statement
Early peoples
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
Label
Ancient Egyptians
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Who were the ancient Egyptians? -- Where did the ancient Egyptians live? -- The origins of the ancient Egyptians and their early history -- The Middle Kingdom around 1975 B.C. to 1640 B.C. -- The New Kingdom around 1539 B.C. to 1070 B.C. -- The rulers -- The state officials -- Priests and priestesses -- Soldiers and warfare -- Artisans and craftworkers -- Farmers -- Servants and slaves -- Beliefs, Gods, and Goddesses -- Mummies and the afterlife -- Mummies and the afterlife -- Pyramid tombs -- Temples -- Language and writing -- Painting and sculpture -- Family life -- Shelter and clothing -- Food and drink -- Children and education -- Music, games, and festivals -- Trade and transportation -- Decline and Civil War -- Greek and Roman rule -- The ancient Egyptian legacy
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780716621294
Lccn
2008039953
Other physical details
col. ill., col. map
System control number
15446339
Label
Ancient Egyptians
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Who were the ancient Egyptians? -- Where did the ancient Egyptians live? -- The origins of the ancient Egyptians and their early history -- The Middle Kingdom around 1975 B.C. to 1640 B.C. -- The New Kingdom around 1539 B.C. to 1070 B.C. -- The rulers -- The state officials -- Priests and priestesses -- Soldiers and warfare -- Artisans and craftworkers -- Farmers -- Servants and slaves -- Beliefs, Gods, and Goddesses -- Mummies and the afterlife -- Mummies and the afterlife -- Pyramid tombs -- Temples -- Language and writing -- Painting and sculpture -- Family life -- Shelter and clothing -- Food and drink -- Children and education -- Music, games, and festivals -- Trade and transportation -- Decline and Civil War -- Greek and Roman rule -- The ancient Egyptian legacy
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780716621294
Lccn
2008039953
Other physical details
col. ill., col. map
System control number
15446339

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