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The story of Egypt: the civilization that shaped the world
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Published:
New York : Pegasus Books, 2016.
Physical Desc:
482 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Status:
Pocket-Greenhaven
932 F613 2016
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The story of the world's greatest civilization spans 4,000 years of history that have shaped the world. It is full of spectacular cities and epic stories-an evolving society rich in inventors, heroes, heroines, villains, artisans, and pioneers. Professor Joann Fletcher pulls together the complete story of Egypt, charting the rise and fall of the ancient Egyptians while putting their whole world into a context to which we can all relate. Fletcher uncovers some fascinating revelations: new evidence shows that women became pharaohs on at least ten occasions; and that the ancient Egyptians built the first Suez Canal and then circumnavigated Africa. From Ramses II's penchant for dying his grey hair to how we know that Montuhotep's chief wife bit her nails, Fletcher brings alive the history and people of ancient Egypt as nobody else can.
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Edition:
First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781681771342

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 381-460) and index.
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Fletcher, J. (2016). The story of Egypt: the civilization that shaped the world. First Pegasus Books hardcover edition. New York: Pegasus Books.

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Fletcher, Joann. 2016. The Story of Egypt: The Civilization That Shaped the World. New York: Pegasus Books.

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Fletcher, Joann, The Story of Egypt: The Civilization That Shaped the World. New York: Pegasus Books, 2016.

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Fletcher, Joann. The Story of Egypt: The Civilization That Shaped the World. First Pegasus Books hardcover edition. New York: Pegasus Books, 2016. Print.

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