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Great Ages of Man: Ancient Egypt by Lionel…
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Great Ages of Man: Ancient Egypt (1965)

by Lionel Casson

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  Tutter | Feb 18, 2015 |
Great summary. ( )
  JVioland | Jul 14, 2014 |
really, really interesting with many things i didn't know--writing hieroglyphics, history, the importance of the nile. ( )
  mahallett | May 20, 2013 |
Nicely done. Lots of illustrations and photos. Well researched but kept at a introductory level. I particularly liked the section on the Rosetta Stone and hyroglyphics. I did not realize that Cleopatra was a descendent of the Ptolomy Soter, who was a Greek general. ( )
  GlennBell | Jul 10, 2010 |
Another in the great series...enjoy the photos of art and the wonderful tables/charts and maps ( )
  stevetempo | Nov 16, 2007 |
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Lionel Cassonprimary authorall editionscalculated
Krieger, LeonardConsulting Editorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Wilson, John AlbertIntroductionsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Antiquity, vast and richly textured, cloaks the land of Egypt.
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It was only after six straight years of digging that he finally unearthed the door of the tomb. "Twice before," he said, "I had come within two yards of that first stone step."
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