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The Living Wisdom of Ancient Egypt, Christian Jacq
1 Christian Jacq The Living Wisdom of Ancient Egypt
Pocket Books 235956 Great Britain 1999 0671022199 / 9780671022198 Softcover Good Condition By the author of the popular "Ramses" series of novels, this book aims to bring a message of peace and harmony from an ancient fund of wisdom held by the sages of Ancient Egypt. 176 pages. Pen mark to bottom of page edges indicating remainder mark. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Countries::Egypt; History; History. ISBN: 0671022199. ISBN/EAN: 9780671022198. Inventory No: 235956. Paperback 
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Price: 17.00 AUD 12.75 AUD 
 
 
The Egyptians, Cyril Aldred
2 Cyril Aldred The Egyptians
Thames & Hudson 231548 Great Britain 1988 Revised and Enlarged 0500273456 / 9780500273456 Softcover Good Condition With 148 illustrations, 8 in colour. Surveys the progress of Egyptian civilisation by concentrating on the twin themes of the Nile and Egypt's natural resources and the influences of Egypt's god incarnate, the pharaoh. 216 pages. Previous owners name on front blank endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History::Ancient History; History; Countries::Egypt. ISBN: 0500273456. ISBN/EAN: 9780500273456. Inventory No: 231548. Paperback 
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Price: 23.50 AUD 17.63 AUD 
 
 
The Pyramids of Egypt, I. E. S. Edwards
3 I. E. S. Edwards The Pyramids of Egypt
Pelican / Penguin Books 231126 1961 Revised Edition Softcover Good Condition J. C. Rose Pelican Books A168. Many line-drawings, half tone illustrations and plates. Dr Edwards draws both on his research and on the work of many archaeologists who have dug in Egypt. Surveying 1000 years of pyramid-building, he charts the rise and decline of the pyramids as funerary monuments, from the mastabas of the first and second dynasties and the step pyramids to the archaic and backward-looking efforts of the Middle Kingdom, and discusses the famous group at Giza. His final chapter, dealing with their construction and purpose, puts the pyramids into the perspective of ancient Egyptian society. 320 pages. Pages browned. Illustrator: J. C. Rose. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Countries::Egypt; History; History. Inventory No: 231126. Paperback 
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Price: 17.00 AUD 12.75 AUD 
 
 
Unwrapping the Pharaohs: How Egyptian Archaeology Confirms the Biblical Timeline [Includes DVD], John Ashton & David Down
4 John Ashton & David Down Unwrapping the Pharaohs: How Egyptian Archaeology Confirms the Biblical Timeline [Includes DVD]
Master Books 236001 USA 2006 0890514682 / 9780890514689 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Near Fine Condition Adults and children alike have been fascinated with the Egyptian civilization for decades, but most modern archaeologists have lately tried to use Egyptian chronology to dispute the biblical record of Joseph, Moses, and the Exodus. Students from high school to the college level are faced with a challenge to their faith as teachers cite the traditional chronology as fact to discredit the biblical account of Exodus. Those who wish to defend their faith in the accuracy of the Bible now have hope in this exciting new book that provides an accurate and compelling new chronology that confirms the biblical account. 219 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Countries::Egypt; History; History::Ancient History. ISBN: 0890514682. ISBN/EAN: 9780890514689. Inventory No: 236001. Hardcover 
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Price: 38.50 AUD 28.88 AUD 
 
 
Chronicle of the Queens of Egypt: From Early Dynastic Times to the Death of Cleopatra, Joyce Tyldesley
5 Joyce Tyldesley Chronicle of the Queens of Egypt: From Early Dynastic Times to the Death of Cleopatra
Thames & Hudson 235998 Great Britain 2006 0500051453 / 9780500051450 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good This new volume in the bestselling Chronicle series is the first book to recount the full history of queenship in ancient Egypt, revealing the essential role played by women in the royal household. A highly readable and authoritative account, it is ideal for home, university or school reference. With 273 illustrations, 173 in colour 224 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Countries::Egypt; History; ISBN: 0500051453. ISBN/EAN: 9780500051450. Inventory No: 235998. Hardcover 
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Price: 26.50 AUD 19.88 AUD 
 
 
Cleopatra's Palace: In Search of a Legend, Laura Foreman
6 Laura Foreman Cleopatra's Palace: In Search of a Legend
Discovery Books 228054 USA 1999 First Edition 0297825542 / 9780297825548 Hardcover Near Fine Condition Near Fine Coloured photos. In search of a legend. In 30 BC, against the backdrop of Alexandria, Egypt, one of the most majestic of all ancient cities, a great queen proudly and defiantly took her life. More than two thousand years later, the world remains fascinated and haunted by this most intriguing woman, Cleopatra VII, yet practically everything we know about her is based on ancient text fragments, literature and myth. Was she the temptress of legend? A ruthless, ambitious conqueror? Or was she a strong, brilliant, visionary ruler, a passionate and loyal woman, and a fiercely devoted mother? Coloured photos. A beautiful gift quality book. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: History; History; Countries::Egypt. ISBN: 0297825542. ISBN/EAN: 9780297825548. Inventory No: 228054. Hardcover 
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Price: 33.50 AUD 25.13 AUD 
 
 
Imagining Egypt: A Living Portrait of the Time of the Pharaohs, Mark Millmore
7 Mark Millmore Imagining Egypt: A Living Portrait of the Time of the Pharaohs
Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers 235999 New York 2007 First Edition 1579125476 / 9781579125479 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Near Fine Condition Near Fine Mark Millmore The glory of ancient Egypt comes alive as never before in this colourful, information-packed book featuring new and detailed recreations of ancient pyramids and temples, plus the history, rituals, language, culture and daily life of the world's greatest ancient civilisation. It also features highly original full colour artwork in a lively and interactive layout which carries readers of all ages back to an exotic and fascinating time and place and into an ancient culture that still exerts influence and commands respect today. The information packed: covers the kings and queens, pyramids and temples, gods and goddesses, language, burial practices and more...It features: brand new computer recreations of ancient monuments and structures - bringing them to life as never before; and an unusual die-cut shape and brilliant gold-foil cover. 192 pages. Illustrated in colour. Illustrator: Mark Millmore. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Countries::Egypt; United States; History; ISBN: 1579125476. ISBN/EAN: 9781579125479. Inventory No: 235999. Hardcover 
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Price: 38.50 AUD 28.88 AUD 
 
 
The Egypt Story - Its Art, Its Monuments, Its People, Its History, P. H. Newby
8 P. H. Newby The Egypt Story - Its Art, Its Monuments, Its People, Its History
The American University of Cairo Press 227554 1987 Fourth Printing 9774240596 / 9789774240591 Softcover Very Good Condition Fre J. Maroon [Photographs] 260 pages. Fully Illustrated. Illustrator: Fre J. Maroon [Photographs]. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Countries::Egypt; History::Ancient History. ISBN: 9774240596. ISBN/EAN: 9789774240591. Inventory No: 227554. Paperback 
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Price: 26.00 AUD 19.50 AUD 
 
 
Secret Chamber: The Quest for the Hall of records, Robert Bauval
9 Robert Bauval Secret Chamber: The Quest for the Hall of records
Arrow 235997 Great Britain 2000 Revised and Updated 0099405288 / 9780099405283 Softcover Good Condition Bauval asks the questions, is there a secret chamber in the Great Pyramid?, how is the star of David linked to the new world order of the Freemasons? and is the Second Coming of Christ linked to the opening of the fabled Hall of Records? 572 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History; History; Countries::Egypt. ISBN: 0099405288. ISBN/EAN: 9780099405283. Inventory No: 235997. Paperback 
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Price: 20.50 AUD 15.38 AUD 
 
 
Mountains of the Pharaohs: The Untold Story of the Pyramid Builders, Zahi Hawass
10 Zahi Hawass Mountains of the Pharaohs: The Untold Story of the Pyramid Builders
The American University of Cairo Press 236325 Cairo 2006 9774248953 / 9789774248955 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good An unprecedented account of one of civilization's greatest achievements. The great pyramids of Giza have intrigued humanity for thousands of years. Questions about the construction and the purpose of these majestic monuments have existed since the middle period of ancient Egyptian civilization; in the sixth century B.C., Herodotus was the first of generations of explorers to travel to Egypt in an attempt to unlock their secrets. Recent cutting-edge research has uncovered information about how and why they were built unimaginable to previous generations. In Mountains of the Pharaohs, Zahi Hawass, a world-renowned archaeologist and the official guardian of Egypt's timeless treasures, weaves the latest archaeological data and an enthralling family history into spellbinding narrative. Nearly five thousand years ago, the fourth dynasty of Egypt's Old Kingdom reigned over a highly advanced civilization. Believed to be gods, the royal family lived amidst colossal palaces and temples built to honor them and their deified ancestors. Hawass brings these extraordinary historical figures to life, spinning a soap opera-like saga complete with murder, incest, and the triumphant ascension to the throne of one of only four queens ever to rule Egypt. The magnificent pyramids attest not only to the dynasty's supreme power, but also to the engineering expertise and architectural sophistication that flourished under their rule. Hawass argues that the pyramids-including the Great Pyramid of Khufu, the only one of the Seven Wonders of the World still standing-were built by skilled craftsman who took great pride in their work. inscribed 'With my best, Zahi Hawass. 213 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: History; Egypt; History; Countries::Egypt. Inscribed by Author. ISBN/EAN: 9789774248955. Inventory No: 236325. Hardcover Inscribed by Author
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Price: 38.50 AUD 28.88 AUD 
 
 
Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs: A Souvenir Book, Zahi Hawass
11 Zahi Hawass Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs: A Souvenir Book
National Geographic 233286 Washington 2005 079225287X / 9780792252870 Softcover Very Good Condition Kenneth Garrett [Photographs] Melbourne Museum exhibition 63 pages. Illustrator: Kenneth Garrett [Photographs]. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Countries::Egypt; United States; History; History::Ancient History. ISBN: 079225287X. ISBN/EAN: 9780792252870. Inventory No: 233286. Paperback 
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Price: 18.50 AUD 13.88 AUD 
 


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