Ancient Egypt

Art and Archaeology

Giorgio Agnese
Maurizio Re

Ancient Egypt: Art and Archaeology covers the breadth and length of the treasures of ancient Egypt without overstretching your budget. Fully illustrat

French edition
192 pp.
423 color illus.
19X27.5cm
ISBN 9788880956181
For sale only in the Middle East

$19.95

Ancient Egypt: Art and Archaeology covers the breadth and length of the treasures of ancient Egypt without overstretching your budget. Fully illustrated with excellent color photographs and historic prints, this book covers it all: a historical introduction and chronological listing of the pharaohs, the gods of ancient Egypt, the cult of the dead, hieroglyphic writing, travelers and explorers, the birth of modern archaeology, Alexandria, Tanis, the Giza plateau, the Egyptian Museum, Memphis, Saqqara, Dahshur, the oases of the Western Desert, Tell al-Amarna, Abydos, Dendera, Luxor, the temples of Western Thebes, the Theban necropolis, Esna, Edfu, Kom Ombo, Aswan, Philae, Abu Simbel and the Nubian temples, Serabit al-Khadem, and even a short section on the Monastery of St. Catherine. With captivating, concise text and hundreds of full-color illustrations, Ancient Egypt is the perfect gift or memento from a visit to Egypt.

Giorgio Agnese

Giorgio Agnese is a member of the Egypt Exploration Society and is the director of the Genoese Archaeological Group. Maurizio Re is a member of the Egypt Exploration Society and ASTENE and is a founding member and technical director of the Genoese Archaeological Group.
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