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1,000 facts about ancient Egypt  Cover Image Book Book

1,000 facts about ancient Egypt

Honovich, Nancy (author.).

Summary

Summary: Mummies, pyramids, pharaohs, King Tut! Kids everywhere are fascinated by the wonders of ancient Egypt, and this colorful reference book is jam-packed with 1,000 fascinating facts. From the Great Pyramid and the Valley of the Kings to the Nile River and Cleopatra, discover all you have ever wanted to know about this ancient civilization. Unearth ancient hieroglyphs and their meanings; find out what was in King Tut's tomb; and get insights about the science of mummification. Learn about ancient Egyptian gods and famous pharaohs, and follow Egypt's battles for power in the world. After this deep dive into Egyptology, you'll be able to dazzle your friends and family with your newfound knowledge.

Item details

  • ISBN: 1426332742
  • ISBN: 9781426332746
  • ISBN: 1426332734
  • ISBN: 9781426332739
  • Physical Description: 96 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 29 cm
    print
  • Publisher: Washington, DC : National Geographic Kids, 2019.

Contents / Notes

General Note: Includes index.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: 10 fast facts -- Land of ancient Egypt -- Number crunching -- Gods and goddesses -- Nile river -- King Tutankhamun -- Making mummies -- Pyramids -- Fashion and style -- Religion and ritual -- Daily life -- Famous pharoahs -- More about mummies -- Diseases and cures -- Jewelry -- Female rulers -- Jobs -- Animals -- Celebrations -- Farming -- Arts -- Inventions -- Government -- Food -- Temples -- Design -- Hatshepsut -- Games and pastimes -- Trade and commerce -- Royal life -- Pop culture -- Hieroglyphs -- Ancient beauty -- Weapons, warriors, and war -- Sphinxes -- Amazing finds -- Crime and punishment -- Lost cities -- Fall of Ancient Egypt -- Egyptology -- Glossary -- Tomb of Seti I -- Timeline -- Dynasties and rulers.
Subject: Egypt Juvenile literature
Egypt History Juvenile literature
Egypt
Geography
JUVENILE NONFICTION History Middle East
Egypt Geography
Egypt History
Egypt Geography Juvenile literature
Egypt History Juvenile literature
Genre: Trivia and miscellanea.
Juvenile works.
History.
Trivia and miscellanea.
Juvenile nonfiction.

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  • 14 / 16 copies available at PINES (Show)
  • 3 / 3 copies available at Flint River Regional Library System (Show)
  • 1 / 1 copies available at Peachtree City Library

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