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An A To Z of Ancient Egypt (Simon Coxs a to Z)

by Simon Cox

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Bestselling author Simon Cox takes us on a spellbinding journey through some of the most fascinating and mysterious aspects of ancient Egyptian life. He answers questions that have intrigued people for centuries, including: How were the pyramids built and what do they mean? Was there a curse of Tutankhamun? Are the biblical stories about the land of Egypt true? Did the Egyptians make human sacrifices? and, Is there a secret Hall of Records buried beneath the sands at Giza? Discover the truth about the people, places, gods and legends in this accessible reference guide. It is an essential reading for anyone wanting to know more about this remarkable period of history. If you thought Egypt was interesting before now ...read on… (more)
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The intent of this series is a concise summary of the key people and places. It's harder to read a reference that isn't organized as a narrative, but I found interesting points along the way and would recommend this format to someone who needs a primer. Egypt is a fascinating topic, and the content here introduces it quite well. ( )
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Bestselling author Simon Cox takes us on a spellbinding journey through some of the most fascinating and mysterious aspects of ancient Egyptian life. He answers questions that have intrigued people for centuries, including: How were the pyramids built and what do they mean? Was there a curse of Tutankhamun? Are the biblical stories about the land of Egypt true? Did the Egyptians make human sacrifices? and, Is there a secret Hall of Records buried beneath the sands at Giza? Discover the truth about the people, places, gods and legends in this accessible reference guide. It is an essential reading for anyone wanting to know more about this remarkable period of history. If you thought Egypt was interesting before now ...read on

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