Ancient Egypt: An Introduction by Salima Ikram

By Salima Ikram

This ebook offers an advent to 1 of the best civilizations of all time – historic Egypt. starting with a geographical review that explains the advance of Egyptian trust platforms in addition to its next political improvement, it examines method, the historical past of the self-discipline of Egyptology, faith, social association, city and rural lifestyles, and dying. it's also a bit on how humans of all ranks lived. Lavishly illustrated, with many strange images of infrequently obvious websites which are seldom illustrated, this quantity is acceptable to be used in introductory-level classes on historical Egypt. It bargains quite a few student-friendly positive aspects, together with a thesaurus, a bibliography, and an inventory of assets in the event you desire to additional their curiosity in historical Egypt.

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