The Resource Ancient Egyptian civilization, Brenda Stalcup, book editor

Ancient Egyptian civilization, Brenda Stalcup, book editor

Label
Ancient Egyptian civilization
Title
Ancient Egyptian civilization
Statement of responsibility
Brenda Stalcup, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses influences on the rise of the Egyptian civilization; the Pharaoh, the royal family, and religion; accomplishments in writing, medicine, and art; the pyramids; the decline of the empire; and ancient Egypts's legacy
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
932/.01
Index
index present
LC call number
DT61
LC item number
.A62 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Stalcup, Brenda
Series statement
Turning points
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  • Egypt
  • Civilization
  • Egypt
Label
Ancient Egyptian civilization, Brenda Stalcup, book editor
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Foreword -- Introduction -- Brief history of ancient Egypt -- Rise of Egyptian civilization -- Unique geographic conditions in Egypt / John A. Wilson ; Influence of Mesopotamian civilization / Barbara Mertz ; Unification of upper and lower Egypt / Jill Kamil -- Royalty and religion in ancient Egypt -- Divine rule : the pharaoh as god / Jon Manchip White ; Royal family / Cyril Aldred ; Religious beliefs and practices / Lionel Casson ; Death and the afterlife in ancient Egypt / Rosalie David ; Sacred animal cults / A.J. Spencer -- Accomplishments of ancient Egyptian civilization -- Writing and literature in ancient Egypt / Barbara Sewell ; Medical knowledge and practices / Eugen Strouhal ; Solar calendar / M. Abdel-Kader Hatem ; Pyramids of Egypt / John Romer ; Egyptian art / Paul Johnson -- Decline of the Egyptian empire -- Heretic pharaoh / Elizabeth Riefstahl ; Last moment of greatness / Torgny Save-Soderbergh ; Centuries of decline / Lionel Casson & Editors of Time-Life Books ; Greek rulers of Egypt / Desmond Stewart -- Heritage of ancient Egyptian civilization -- Egypt's enduring legacy / Douglas J. Brewer & Emily Teeter ; Egypt's influence on ancient Greece / William A. Ward ; Meroe : the African heir of ancient Egypt / P.L. Shinnie ; Egypt's moral legacy : the impact on early Judaism / James Henry Breasted -- Egyptian religious and moralistic writings in their own sacred texts
Extent
1 online resource (255 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036905486
Label
Ancient Egyptian civilization, Brenda Stalcup, book editor
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Foreword -- Introduction -- Brief history of ancient Egypt -- Rise of Egyptian civilization -- Unique geographic conditions in Egypt / John A. Wilson ; Influence of Mesopotamian civilization / Barbara Mertz ; Unification of upper and lower Egypt / Jill Kamil -- Royalty and religion in ancient Egypt -- Divine rule : the pharaoh as god / Jon Manchip White ; Royal family / Cyril Aldred ; Religious beliefs and practices / Lionel Casson ; Death and the afterlife in ancient Egypt / Rosalie David ; Sacred animal cults / A.J. Spencer -- Accomplishments of ancient Egyptian civilization -- Writing and literature in ancient Egypt / Barbara Sewell ; Medical knowledge and practices / Eugen Strouhal ; Solar calendar / M. Abdel-Kader Hatem ; Pyramids of Egypt / John Romer ; Egyptian art / Paul Johnson -- Decline of the Egyptian empire -- Heretic pharaoh / Elizabeth Riefstahl ; Last moment of greatness / Torgny Save-Soderbergh ; Centuries of decline / Lionel Casson & Editors of Time-Life Books ; Greek rulers of Egypt / Desmond Stewart -- Heritage of ancient Egyptian civilization -- Egypt's enduring legacy / Douglas J. Brewer & Emily Teeter ; Egypt's influence on ancient Greece / William A. Ward ; Meroe : the African heir of ancient Egypt / P.L. Shinnie ; Egypt's moral legacy : the impact on early Judaism / James Henry Breasted -- Egyptian religious and moralistic writings in their own sacred texts
Extent
1 online resource (255 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036905486

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