This unique picture book presents ancient Egypt through the various occupations of the time. A double-page spread features a full-page illustration on the left, and a first-person poem on the right; children will learn about the roles of farmers, scribes, embalmers, dancers, weavers, and others. 32 pages, softcover.
Beautiful full-color illustrations and poems tell the stories of different occupations in ancient Egypt, from the farmer to the pyramid builder, from the goldsmith to the embalmer. Based on the latest historical research, Voices of Ancient Egypt conveys a dramatic sense of everyday life in this multicultural civilization.
Kay Winters was captivated by Egypt during visits as a language arts consultant in the American International Schools in Cairo and Alexandria. This author of numerous children’s books now lives in Quakertown, PA.
Barry Moser is an award-winning artist, illustrator, book designer and publisher. His work graces the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the British Museum collections.
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