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The Mummy: Funereal Rites and Customs in Ancient Egypt

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This fascinating, erudite, generously illustrated study offers comprehensive and meticulously detailed coverage of mummification processes, burial practices and goods, ritual texts, gods, graves, coffins, the Book of the Dead, and much more.
Paperback, 432 pages
Published January 27th 1995 by Senate (first published January 1st 1974)
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Fredrick Danysh
An education work on the funeral practice of the ancient Egyptians. It serves as a study on religious mummification outlining the steps and procedures.
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This is my favorite Anne Rice book. I've read it a number of times when I want to "check out" with a sure thing.
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Perhaps a little outdated, but a good read.
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Sir Ernest Alfred Thompson Wallis Budge was an English Egyptologist, Orientalist, and philologist who worked for the British Museum and published numerous works on the ancient Near East.
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