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The Resource The Egyptians, Cyril Aldred

The Egyptians, Cyril Aldred

Label
The Egyptians
Title
The Egyptians
Statement of responsibility
Cyril Aldred
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Includes 148 illustrations, eight in color. Covers prehistoric period to about 500 BC
Cataloging source
UkLiU
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Aldred, Cyril
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
ANCIENT PEOPLES AND PLACES
Series volume
[18]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Egypt
Label
The Egyptians, Cyril Aldred
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 206-207) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The loss and recovery of pagan Egypt. Decline and coma ; Reawakening ; Explorations and discoveries -- The ancient places. Sudan and Nubia ; Upper Egypt ; Thebes ; Abydos ; Middle Egypt and the Faiyum ; Memphis ; Lower Egypt -- The natural resources. Foodstuffs ; Vegetable products ; Minerals ; Human -- The settlement of Egypt. From nomad to colonist ; The Nile and the Cosmos -- Predynastic Egypt. The earlier phases, c. 5000-3500 BC ; The later phases, c. 3500-3170 BC -- The Archaic Period. Menes and the pharaonic state ; The successors of Menes ; The culture of the Archaic period ; The civil service -- The Pyramid Age of the old kingdom I. Imhotep and Egyptian culture ; The rise of Heliopolis -- The Pyramid Age of the Old Kingdom II. The triumph of Heliopolis ; Country life during the Old Kingdom ; External affairs ; The rise of feudalism -- The first Intermediate Period. Collapse ; Recovery -- The Middle Kingdom. The feudal rivalry ; Funerary beliefs and practices ; The cultural achievement -- The second Intermediate Period. The immigrations ; Hyksos and Thebans, c. 1670-1550 BC -- The New Kingdom. The military state ; Imperial designs ; Loss of empire ; The cultural heritage ; The reformed sun cult ; Decline of the pharaonate -- The Late Period. Upper and lower Egypt ; Libyan dynasts and Kushite intervention ; The southern theocracy ; The northern merchant princes, 664-525 BC -- Egyptian social groups. The pharaoh ; The royal family ; The officers of state ; The armed forces ; The scribes ; Artists and craftsmen ; Peasants and labourers
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
Rev. and enl. ed.
Extent
216 pages
Isbn
9780500273456
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
Label
The Egyptians, Cyril Aldred
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 206-207) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The loss and recovery of pagan Egypt. Decline and coma ; Reawakening ; Explorations and discoveries -- The ancient places. Sudan and Nubia ; Upper Egypt ; Thebes ; Abydos ; Middle Egypt and the Faiyum ; Memphis ; Lower Egypt -- The natural resources. Foodstuffs ; Vegetable products ; Minerals ; Human -- The settlement of Egypt. From nomad to colonist ; The Nile and the Cosmos -- Predynastic Egypt. The earlier phases, c. 5000-3500 BC ; The later phases, c. 3500-3170 BC -- The Archaic Period. Menes and the pharaonic state ; The successors of Menes ; The culture of the Archaic period ; The civil service -- The Pyramid Age of the old kingdom I. Imhotep and Egyptian culture ; The rise of Heliopolis -- The Pyramid Age of the Old Kingdom II. The triumph of Heliopolis ; Country life during the Old Kingdom ; External affairs ; The rise of feudalism -- The first Intermediate Period. Collapse ; Recovery -- The Middle Kingdom. The feudal rivalry ; Funerary beliefs and practices ; The cultural achievement -- The second Intermediate Period. The immigrations ; Hyksos and Thebans, c. 1670-1550 BC -- The New Kingdom. The military state ; Imperial designs ; Loss of empire ; The cultural heritage ; The reformed sun cult ; Decline of the pharaonate -- The Late Period. Upper and lower Egypt ; Libyan dynasts and Kushite intervention ; The southern theocracy ; The northern merchant princes, 664-525 BC -- Egyptian social groups. The pharaoh ; The royal family ; The officers of state ; The armed forces ; The scribes ; Artists and craftsmen ; Peasants and labourers
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
Rev. and enl. ed.
Extent
216 pages
Isbn
9780500273456
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps

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