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The Resource Following Osiris : perspectives on the Osirian afterlife from four millennia, Mark Smith

Following Osiris : perspectives on the Osirian afterlife from four millennia, Mark Smith

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Following Osiris : perspectives on the Osirian afterlife from four millennia
Title
Following Osiris
Title remainder
perspectives on the Osirian afterlife from four millennia
Statement of responsibility
Mark Smith
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1951-
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Smith, M.
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Specialized
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Future life
  • Egypt
  • Osiris
Target audience
specialized
Label
Following Osiris : perspectives on the Osirian afterlife from four millennia, Mark Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Prelude to Osiris I: Conceptions of the Afterlife in Prehistoric and Predynastic Egypt -- Prelude to Osiris II: Conceptions of the Afterlife in the Early Dynastic Period and the First Half of the Old Kingdom -- Unreading the Pyramid Texts. So Who is Osiris? -- Democratizing the Afterlife? Aspects of the Osirian Afterlife during the Transition from the Late Old Kingdom to the Middle Kingdom -- Re Resting in Osiris, Osiris Resting in Re: Osiris, Sun God, and the Deceased in the New Kingdom -- New Rulers, New Beliefs? Osiris and the Dead during the Transition from the Late Period to the Ptolemaic Period -- Where is the King of the Two Lands? The End of Belief in the Osirian Afterlife -- Summary of Results: Why Osiris?
Control code
034749944
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxviii, 635 pages
Isbn
9780199582228
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map (black and white)
Label
Following Osiris : perspectives on the Osirian afterlife from four millennia, Mark Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Prelude to Osiris I: Conceptions of the Afterlife in Prehistoric and Predynastic Egypt -- Prelude to Osiris II: Conceptions of the Afterlife in the Early Dynastic Period and the First Half of the Old Kingdom -- Unreading the Pyramid Texts. So Who is Osiris? -- Democratizing the Afterlife? Aspects of the Osirian Afterlife during the Transition from the Late Old Kingdom to the Middle Kingdom -- Re Resting in Osiris, Osiris Resting in Re: Osiris, Sun God, and the Deceased in the New Kingdom -- New Rulers, New Beliefs? Osiris and the Dead during the Transition from the Late Period to the Ptolemaic Period -- Where is the King of the Two Lands? The End of Belief in the Osirian Afterlife -- Summary of Results: Why Osiris?
Control code
034749944
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxviii, 635 pages
Isbn
9780199582228
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map (black and white)

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