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By Marc Van De Mieroop

ISBN-10: 1405160705

ISBN-13: 9781405160704

ISBN-10: 1405160713

ISBN-13: 9781405160711

Outlining the most important political and cultural occasions, A background of historic Egypt is an authoritative and obtainable creation to this interesting historic tradition.

  • An available chronological narrative that pulls on quite a number ancient sources
  • Offers an updated survey of historic Egypt’s background from its origins to its domination via the Roman Empire
  • Considers social and monetary existence and the wealthy tradition of historic Egypt
  • Places Egypt’s heritage inside its local context, detailing interactions with Asia and Africa
  • Engages scholars with quite a few views on a variety of serious concerns with the most important Debate part integrated in each one chapter
  • Makes the most recent discoveries and scholarship available to a large audience

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