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The Splendor That Was Egypt

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Pioneering Egyptologist examines in detail such topics as food preparation, burial customs, and social rituals, creating a complete picture of achievements — from architecture and medicine to engineering and government. 122 black-and-white illustrations.
Paperback, 256 pages
Published January 1st 1972 by Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd (first published 1949)
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Aug 16, 2009 Debra rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Seriously out of date. It is an overview of archeology in Egypt. I have no idea why this was on my to read list, but now it is done.
Mark Singer
Basic overview of ancient Egyptian civilization
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Egyptologist and Anthropologist. Known mostly for her theories on the Witch Cult which the witch trials were an attempt to destroy a pre-Christian surviving religion.
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