Ancient Egypt

by Faust, Daniel R.,

Format: Print Book 2019
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Northland Public Library Children's Nonfiction J 932 F27
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Nonfiction
 
Call Number  J 932 F27
 
 
Summary
How were the Great Pyramids built? Why were certain people turned into mummies? Readers journey down the Nile River into the heart of ancient Egypt and find out the answers. From the magnificent temples to the mysterious Sphinx, ancient Egypt has fascinated professional and amateur historians for centuries. Accessible text and full-color photographs guide readers through the rise and fall of one of the world's earliest civilizations. Maps, biographies of key figures, and a timeline of important dates support the text and provide additional information.
Contents
A river in Egypt
Two Egypts become one
The old kingdom
Gods and pharaohs
Hieroglyphics
The middle kingdom
The new kingdom
Egypt on the decline
Conquest of Egypt
Cleopatra and the Romans.

Additional Information
Series Look at ancient civilizations.
Subjects Egypt -- Civilization -- Juvenile literature.
Egypt -- History -- To 332 B.C. -- Juvenile literature.
Egypt -- History -- 332-30 B.C. -- Juvenile literature.
Egypt -- History -- To 332 B.C.
Egypt -- History -- 332-30 B.C.
Publisher New York :2019
Edition First edition.
Language English
Description 32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 32) and index.
ISBN 9781538230053
1538230054
9781538231470
1538231476
9781538233238
1538233231
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