The story of Egypt

the civilization that shaped the world by Joann Fletcher

Written in English
Published: Pages: 482 Downloads: 462
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  • Civilization,
  • History

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (pages 381-460) and index.

Other titlesEgypt
StatementJoann Fletcher
LC ClassificationsDT61 .F584 2016
The Physical Object
Pagination482 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Number of Pages482
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27215556M
ISBN 101681771349
ISBN 109781681771342

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The target of this book - The Story of Egypt - should be for those about to enter the study of Egyptology and archaeology, more so than for the general reader.

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The story was first recorded by the Greek historian Strabo in the late first century BC or early first century AD and is considered the earliest known variant of the "Cinderella" story. The origins of the fairy-tale figure may be traced back to the 6th-century BC hetaera Rhodopis. Accompanying the BBC2 series Immortal Egypt – The World’s Greatest Civilisation, this is a fresh look at Ancient Egypt from TV historian and one of the world's leading Egyptologists, Professor Joann Fletcher.

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As such, insists British Egyptologist and prolific author Fletcher (Archaeology/Univ. of York; Cleopatra the Great: The Woman Behind the Legend,etc.), “the modern tendency to focus on the masculine can only ever see half the story.” The author emphasizes this idea as she traces Egyptian history from the earliest cattle herders and.

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