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Temple of the World: Sanctuaries, Cults, and Mysteries of Ancient Egypt

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Despite the prominence of ancient temples in the landscape of Egypt, books about them are surprisingly rare; this new and essential publication from a prominent Czech scholar answers the need for a study that goes beyond temple architecture to examine the spiritual, economic and political aspects of these specific institutions and the dominant roles they played.
Miroslav Ve
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Hardcover, 568 pages
Published June 3rd 2013 by American University in Cairo Press (first published December 15th 2012)
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600pp - lots really nice pictures of main cult sites of ancient Egypt from Tanis in the delta to Philae in the south.
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