A History of Ancient Egypt  -     By: Marc Van De Mieroop
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A History of Ancient Egypt

Wiley-Blackwell / 2010 / Hardcover

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Outlining the major political and cultural events, A History of Ancient Egypt is an authoritative and accessible introduction to this fascinating ancient culture, offering:

  • An accessible chronological narrative that draws on a range of historical sources
  • An up-to-date survey of ancient Egypt's history from its origins to its domination by the Roman Empire
  • A consideration of the social and economic life and the rich culture of ancient Egypt
  • Egypt's history within its regional context, detailing interactions with Asia and Africa
  • Various perspectives on a range of critical issues with the Key Debate section included in each chapter

    336 pages, hardcover.

  • Product Information

    Format: Hardcover
    Number of Pages: 336
    Vendor: Wiley-Blackwell
    Publication Date: 2010
    ISBN: 1405160705
    ISBN-13: 9781405160704
    Availability: In Stock
    Series: Blackwell History of the Ancient World

    Publisher's Description

    Outlining the major political and cultural events, A History of Ancient Egypt is an authoritative and accessible introduction to this fascinating ancient culture.
    • An accessible chronological narrative that draws on a range of historical sources
    • Offers an up-to-date survey of ancient Egypt’s history from its origins to its domination by the Roman Empire
    • Considers social and economic life and the rich culture of ancient Egypt
    • Places Egypt’s history within its regional context, detailing interactions with Asia and Africa
    • Engages students with various perspectives on a range of critical issues with the Key Debate section included in each chapter
    • Makes the latest discoveries and scholarship accessible to a wide audience

    Author Bio

    Marc Van De Mieroop is Professor of History at Columbia University. He is the author and editor of numerous publications on the Ancient Near East and ancient Egypt, including A History of the Ancient Near East, ca. 3000 - 323 B.C., 2nd edition (Wiley-Blackwell, 2007), The Eastern Mediterranean in the Age of Ramesses II (Wiley-Blackwell, 2007) and King Hammurabi of Babylon (Wiley-Blackwell, 2005).

    Editorial Reviews

    "This Historywill probably be most valuable to readers new to the subject or to non-specialists interested in aspects of Egyptian culture and in need of historical context."  (Antiquity, 1 January 2013)

     

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