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Contesting Antiquity in Egypt

Donald Malcolm Reid 

The sensational discovery in 1922 of Tutankhamun’s tomb, close on the heels of Britain’s declaration of Egyptian independence, accelerated the growth in Egypt of both Egyptology as a formal discipline and of ‘pharaonism'—popular interest in ancient Egypt—as an inspiration in the struggle for full independence...


August2015
516pp.
15X23 cm
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ISBN 9789774166891
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