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Women's Letters from Ancient Egypt, 300 BC-AD 800

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When historians study the women of Egyptian, Greek, and Roman antiquity, they are generally dependent on ancient literature written by men. But women themselves did write and dictate. And only in their own private letters can we discover unmediated expression of their authentic experiences.

More than three hundred letters written in Greek and Egyptian by women in Egypt in
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Hardcover, 440 pages
Published June 26th 2006 by University of Michigan Press
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