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The mummy in ancient Egypt

Salima Ikram

The mummy in ancient Egypt

equipping the dead for eternity

by Salima Ikram

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Published by American University in Cairo Press in Cairo .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementSalima Ikram and Aidan Dodson.
The Physical Object
Pagination352 p. ;
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3610784M
ISBN 109774244885
LC Control Number2002360694
OCLC/WorldCa49874538

  The CE discovery of the tomb of Tutankhamun was world-wide news and the story of The Curse of King Tut which followed after fascinated people as much as the photos of the immense treasure taken from the tomb. Egypt became associated with death in the popular imagination and later films such as The Mummy () capitalized on this the film, Boris Karloff plays Author: Joshua J. Mark. DIY photo booth fun for Egypt vbs Ancient Egypt - photo prop (on butcher paper) photocall - I love this - but instead of an Egyptian, an minuteman or colonial era woman. Egypt photobooth, one for Multicultural night! scholastic book fair reading oasis - Google Search.

Egyptian Mummy! You are about to have your eyes and internal organs removed and your brain pulled out! Then your body will be stuffed with sawdust and rags, wrapped in bandages, put in a coffin and buried! Follow the step-by-step process that will turn your body into an. EGYPTIAN MUMMY! To use this Web Book place your cursor over the images to.   The book features sidebars of hieroglyphs and their meanings, a map, and an afterword telling more about the life of Yuya, of the burial process, and ancient Egypt in general. While there are a number of children's books on mummies, none are told from the point of view of the embalmers themselves, and none are illustrated with the meticulous Author: Tamara Bower.

Ancient Egypt: The Light of the World by Gerald Massey LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS - Volume ANCIENT EGYPT- The Light of the World Book No. Page No.: 1 APT, THE FIRST GREAT MOTHER 1 THE MUMMY-BABE 3 ILLUSTRATION FROM A THEBAN TOMB 4 HIPPOPOTAMUS AND HAUNCH 5 SHU THE KNEELER 6 HORUS STRANGLING SERPENTS 7 HORUS IN .   Egypt mummy discovery: Archaeologists WARNED AGAINST opening mysterious sarcophagus ARCHAEOLOGISTS who discovered a 2,year-old sarcophagus in Egypt have opened the mysterious tomb despite.


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Read more. 6 people found this by: The Mummy in Ancient Egypt is the first modern account to survey the entire panoply of Egyptian burial equipment over 3, years. It first examines burial rites and tomb development, from the Giza pyramids to the underground chambers in the Valley of the Kings and beyond/5.

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