Roger Matthews,Cornelia Roemer's Ancient Perspectives on Egypt (Encounters with Ancient PDF

By Roger Matthews,Cornelia Roemer

ISBN-10: 1138404500

ISBN-13: 9781138404502

ISBN-10: 1598742043

ISBN-13: 9781598742046

The attract of Egypt isn't unique to the fashionable global. Egypt additionally held a fascination and appeal for individuals of the previous. during this ebook, teachers from a variety of disciplines determine the importance of Egypt in the settings of its earlier. The chronological span is from later prehistory, via to the earliest literate eras of interplay with Mesopotamia and the Levant, the Aegean, Greece and Rome. old views on Egypt contains either archaeological and documented proof, which levels from the earliest writing attested in Egypt and Mesopotamia within the overdue fourth millennium BC, to graffiti from Abydos that exhibit pilgrimages from all around the Mediterranean global, to the perspectives of Roman poets at the nature of Egypt. This publication provides, for the 1st time in one quantity, a multi-faceted yet coherent choice of photographs of Egypt from, and of, the past.

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