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both stimulating to the casual reader or keen-to-learn holiday maker and the serious student alike. An excellent choice for enthusiasts and novices alike; even better if you can persuade someone to buy for you as a present. . . . . . to the revelation that Scotland Yard possesses a print taken from the hand of a mummy. . . also provides a first-rate overview of - le progres Egyptien - from the period when Homo erectus first stalked the land right up to Octavian's triumphant entry into Egypt in 30 BC. you get the facts without the dust. . even people who consider themselves as experts on Ancient Egypt will find much to set them thinking: And while such Egyptologists will have a field day, the casual reader will find plenty to arouse their interest, ranging from the story of the world's first strike . . ' Roddy Phillips, Aberdeen Press and Journal `From the Stone Age to the Roman occupation in the fourth centry AD, the mighty Egyptian dynasties are brought to life in almost 450 pages . . D. ' Douglas Kennedy, The Times About the Author Ian Shaw studied Archaeology and Egyptology at Cambridge University, gaining a Ph. . Lucidly edited by Ian Shaw . . The Oxford History of Ancient Egypt . . ' Peter Leach, North West Evening Mail `brimming with . Bryan's chapter on the 18th Dynasty before the Amarna Period is also particularly good. ' Antiquity `If you only want to read one book on Egypt, then read this one . never anything but deeply informative, without losing sight of the essential attribute of any book - readability . . His other publications include Ancient Egyptian Warfare and Weapons (1992), The British Museum Dictionary of Ancient Egypt (1995), The Dictionary of Archaeology (1999), and Ancient Egyptian Materials and Technology (2000)

. the only single-volume work to cover 700,000 years of Ancient Egypt from the stone age to Roman conquest . on the archaeological remains at Tell el-Amarna. . Editorial Reviews Review `Review from previous edition The approach combines traditional chronological history with cultural and social historical material to produce a well rounded picture . Ian Shaw . chapters covering prehistory and the intermediate periods are particularly good, with Seidlmayer on the First Intermediate Period and Bourriau on the Second Intermediate Period outstanding. . . ' The Northern Echo `splendid, lavishly illustrated book . . . intriguing facts . . He later undertook research into Egyptian quarrying and mining sites as a British Academy Research Fellow at New Hall, Cambridge.

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  • Publisher: Oxford University Press (February 19, 2004)
  • ISBN-10: 0192804588
  • February 19, 2004 0192804588 978-0192804587
  • Language: English

  • File size: 4,3 MB

     
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    Ian Shaw: The Oxford History of Ancient Egypt

    Download PDF MOBi EPUB Kindle


    Description

    both stimulating to the casual reader or keen-to-learn holiday maker and the serious student alike. An excellent choice for enthusiasts and novices alike; even better if you can persuade someone to buy for you as a present. . . . . . to the revelation that Scotland Yard possesses a print taken from the hand of a mummy. . . also provides a first-rate overview of - le progres Egyptien - from the period when Homo erectus first stalked the land right up to Octavian's triumphant entry into Egypt in 30 BC. you get the facts without the dust. . even people who consider themselves as experts on Ancient Egypt will find much to set them thinking: And while such Egyptologists will have a field day, the casual reader will find plenty to arouse their interest, ranging from the story of the world's first strike . . ' Roddy Phillips, Aberdeen Press and Journal `From the Stone Age to the Roman occupation in the fourth centry AD, the mighty Egyptian dynasties are brought to life in almost 450 pages . . D. ' Douglas Kennedy, The Times About the Author Ian Shaw studied Archaeology and Egyptology at Cambridge University, gaining a Ph. . Lucidly edited by Ian Shaw . . The Oxford History of Ancient Egypt . . ' Peter Leach, North West Evening Mail `brimming with . Bryan's chapter on the 18th Dynasty before the Amarna Period is also particularly good. ' Antiquity `If you only want to read one book on Egypt, then read this one . never anything but deeply informative, without losing sight of the essential attribute of any book - readability . . His other publications include Ancient Egyptian Warfare and Weapons (1992), The British Museum Dictionary of Ancient Egypt (1995), The Dictionary of Archaeology (1999), and Ancient Egyptian Materials and Technology (2000)

    . the only single-volume work to cover 700,000 years of Ancient Egypt from the stone age to Roman conquest . on the archaeological remains at Tell el-Amarna. . Editorial Reviews Review `Review from previous edition The approach combines traditional chronological history with cultural and social historical material to produce a well rounded picture . Ian Shaw . chapters covering prehistory and the intermediate periods are particularly good, with Seidlmayer on the First Intermediate Period and Bourriau on the Second Intermediate Period outstanding. . . ' The Northern Echo `splendid, lavishly illustrated book . . . intriguing facts . . He later undertook research into Egyptian quarrying and mining sites as a British Academy Research Fellow at New Hall, Cambridge.

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    4,5 / 5

     


    • Publisher: Oxford University Press (February 19, 2004)
    • ISBN-10: 0192804588
    • February 19, 2004 0192804588 978-0192804587
    • Language: English

    • File size: 4,3 MB

       
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