Century Of Excavation

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Routledge, 10 okt. 2014 - 256 pagina's

This work offers a unique overview of the work done in the field of Egyptology during the nineteenth and beginning of the twentieth centuries. An excellent starting point and reference for anyone fascinated by ancient Egypt, this book includes such topics as Mariette and his work, the beginnings of the modern period, the pyramids and their explorers, the temples, buried royalties, Tutankhamen, ancient life, and arts and crafts.

 

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Chapter I The Story of the Pioneers
7
Chapter II Mariette and His Work
18
Chapter III The Beginnings of the Modern Period
35
Chapter IV The Pyramids and Their Explorers
48
Chapter V Work Among the Temples
84
Chapter VI Buried Royalties
128
Chapter VII Tutankhamen and His Splendours
177
Chapter VIII Life Arts and Crafts in the Land of the Nile
213
Index
249
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Other works by James Baikie include The Amarna Age, A Century of Excavation in the Land of the Pharaohs, The Land of the Pharaohs and Egyptian Papyri and Papyrus-Hunting, all to be published by Kegan Paul.

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