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An introduction to the archaeology of Ancient Egypt, Kathryn Bard, (electronic book)

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An introduction to the archaeology of Ancient Egypt
Title
An introduction to the archaeology of Ancient Egypt
Statement of responsibility
Kathryn Bard
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This student-friendly introduction to the archaeology of ancient Egypt guides readers from the Paleolithic to the Greco-Roman periods, and has now been updated to include recent discoveries and new illustrations.  Superbly illustrated with photographs, maps, and site plans, with additional illustrations in this new edition  Organized  into 11 chapters, covering: the history of Egyptology and Egyptian archaeology; prehistoric and pharaonic chronology and the ancient Egyptian language; geography, resources, and environment; and seven chapters organized chronologically and devoted to specific ar
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Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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Bard, Kathryn A
Dewey number
932
LC call number
DT60 .B373 2014
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
Label
An introduction to the archaeology of Ancient Egypt, Kathryn Bard, (electronic book)
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Publication
Contents
  • ""Title Page""; ""Copyright Page""; ""Contents""; ""List of Plates""; ""List of Figures""; ""List of Maps""; ""Abbreviations""; ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Chapter 1 Egyptian Archaeology: Definitions and History""; ""1.1 Introduction: Ancient Egyptian Civilization and Its Prehistoric Predecessors""; ""1.2 Egyptian Archaeology""; ""1.3 Egyptology""; ""1.4 History of Egyptology and Egyptian Archaeology""; ""1.5 Archaeological Methods""; ""1.6 Archaeological Theory""; ""1.7 Ancient Egypt and Egyptian Archaeologists in Fiction and Films""
  • ""Chapter 2 Hieroglyphs, Language, and Pharaonic Chronology""""2.1 Language of the Ancient Egyptians""; ""2.2 Origins and Development of Egyptian Writing""; ""2.3 Scripts and Media of Writing""; ""2.4 Signs, Structure, and Grammar""; ""2.5 Literacy in Ancient Egypt""; ""2.6 Textual Studies""; ""2.7 Use of Texts in Egyptian Archaeology""; ""2.8 Historical Outline of Pharaonic Egypt""; ""2.9 The Egyptian Civil Calendar, King Lists, and Calculation of Pharaonic Chronology""
  • ""Chapter 3 The Environmental Background to Pharaonic Civilization: Geography, Environment, Agriculture, and Natural Resources""""3.1 Geography: Terms and Place Names""; ""3.2 Environmental Setting""; ""3.3 Environmental and Other Problems for Archaeology in Egypt""; ""3.4 The Seasons and the Agricultural System""; ""3.5 The Ancient Egyptian Diet""; ""3.6 Other Useful Animals and Plants""; ""3.7 Building Materials""; ""3.8 Other Resources: Clays, Stones, Minerals""; ""3.9 Imported Materials""; ""Chapter 4 Egyptian Prehistory: The Paleolithic and Neolithic""; ""Paleolithic""
  • ""4.1 Paleolithic Cultures in Egypt""""4.2 Lower Paleolithic""; ""4.3 Middle Paleolithic""; ""4.4 Upper Paleolithic""; ""4.5 Late Paleolithic""; ""4.6 Epipaleolithic (Final Paleolithic)""; ""Neolithic""; ""4.7 Saharan Neolithic""; ""4.8 Neolithic in the Nile Valley: Faiyum A and Lower Egypt""; ""4.9 Neolithic in the Nile Valley: Middle and Upper Egypt""; ""Chapter 5 The Rise of Complex Society and Early Civilization""; ""Predynastic Egypt""; ""5.1 The Predynastic Period: Egypt in the Fourth Millennium BC""; ""5.2 Lower Egypt: Predynastic Culture""; ""5.3 Upper Egypt: Naqada Culture""
  • ""5.4 Lower Nubia: A-Group Culture""""5.5 State Formation and Unification""; ""The Early Dynastic State""; ""5.6 Organization and Institutions of the Early Dynastic State""; ""5.7 Early Writing and Formal Art""; ""5.8 The Expanding State""; ""5.9 Who Were the Ancient Egyptians? Physical Anthropology""; ""Chapter 6 The Old Kingdom and First Intermediate Period""; ""6.1 The Old Kingdom: Overview""; ""The Early Old Kingdom""; ""6.2 The 3rd Dynasty: Djoserâ€?s Step Pyramid at Saqqara""; ""6.3 The 4th Dynastyâ€?s First King, Sneferu, and His Three Pyramids""
  • ""6.4 Khufuâ€?s Great Pyramid at Giza""
Control code
PurchEBL1895714
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (511 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9781118896112
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
An introduction to the archaeology of Ancient Egypt, Kathryn Bard, (electronic book)
Publication
Contents
  • ""Title Page""; ""Copyright Page""; ""Contents""; ""List of Plates""; ""List of Figures""; ""List of Maps""; ""Abbreviations""; ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Chapter 1 Egyptian Archaeology: Definitions and History""; ""1.1 Introduction: Ancient Egyptian Civilization and Its Prehistoric Predecessors""; ""1.2 Egyptian Archaeology""; ""1.3 Egyptology""; ""1.4 History of Egyptology and Egyptian Archaeology""; ""1.5 Archaeological Methods""; ""1.6 Archaeological Theory""; ""1.7 Ancient Egypt and Egyptian Archaeologists in Fiction and Films""
  • ""Chapter 2 Hieroglyphs, Language, and Pharaonic Chronology""""2.1 Language of the Ancient Egyptians""; ""2.2 Origins and Development of Egyptian Writing""; ""2.3 Scripts and Media of Writing""; ""2.4 Signs, Structure, and Grammar""; ""2.5 Literacy in Ancient Egypt""; ""2.6 Textual Studies""; ""2.7 Use of Texts in Egyptian Archaeology""; ""2.8 Historical Outline of Pharaonic Egypt""; ""2.9 The Egyptian Civil Calendar, King Lists, and Calculation of Pharaonic Chronology""
  • ""Chapter 3 The Environmental Background to Pharaonic Civilization: Geography, Environment, Agriculture, and Natural Resources""""3.1 Geography: Terms and Place Names""; ""3.2 Environmental Setting""; ""3.3 Environmental and Other Problems for Archaeology in Egypt""; ""3.4 The Seasons and the Agricultural System""; ""3.5 The Ancient Egyptian Diet""; ""3.6 Other Useful Animals and Plants""; ""3.7 Building Materials""; ""3.8 Other Resources: Clays, Stones, Minerals""; ""3.9 Imported Materials""; ""Chapter 4 Egyptian Prehistory: The Paleolithic and Neolithic""; ""Paleolithic""
  • ""4.1 Paleolithic Cultures in Egypt""""4.2 Lower Paleolithic""; ""4.3 Middle Paleolithic""; ""4.4 Upper Paleolithic""; ""4.5 Late Paleolithic""; ""4.6 Epipaleolithic (Final Paleolithic)""; ""Neolithic""; ""4.7 Saharan Neolithic""; ""4.8 Neolithic in the Nile Valley: Faiyum A and Lower Egypt""; ""4.9 Neolithic in the Nile Valley: Middle and Upper Egypt""; ""Chapter 5 The Rise of Complex Society and Early Civilization""; ""Predynastic Egypt""; ""5.1 The Predynastic Period: Egypt in the Fourth Millennium BC""; ""5.2 Lower Egypt: Predynastic Culture""; ""5.3 Upper Egypt: Naqada Culture""
  • ""5.4 Lower Nubia: A-Group Culture""""5.5 State Formation and Unification""; ""The Early Dynastic State""; ""5.6 Organization and Institutions of the Early Dynastic State""; ""5.7 Early Writing and Formal Art""; ""5.8 The Expanding State""; ""5.9 Who Were the Ancient Egyptians? Physical Anthropology""; ""Chapter 6 The Old Kingdom and First Intermediate Period""; ""6.1 The Old Kingdom: Overview""; ""The Early Old Kingdom""; ""6.2 The 3rd Dynasty: Djoserâ€?s Step Pyramid at Saqqara""; ""6.3 The 4th Dynastyâ€?s First King, Sneferu, and His Three Pyramids""
  • ""6.4 Khufuâ€?s Great Pyramid at Giza""
Control code
PurchEBL1895714
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (511 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9781118896112
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Specific material designation
remote

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