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Never had the liked occurred

by John Tait
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Release Date: 2012-10-12
Genre: Law

The discipline of Egyptology has been criticised for being too insular,with little awareness of the development of archaeologies elsewhere. It has remained theoretically underdeveloped. For example the role of Ancient Egypt within Africa has rarely been considered jointly by Egyptologists and Africa

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Never Had the Like Occurred

by John Tait
Publisher: Routledge
Release Date: 2016-09-16
Genre: Social Science

"Never Had the Like Occurred" examines Ancient Egypt's own multifaceted encounters with its past. As Egyptian culture constantly changed and evolved, this book follows a chronological arrangement, from early Egypt to the attitudes of the Coptic population in the Byzantine Period. Within this framewo

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Prophecy and the Prophets in Ancient Israel

by Oxford Old Testament Seminar
Publisher: A&C Black
Release Date: 2010-06-03
Genre: Religion

This important work on Prophecy and the Prophets in Ancient Israel is the product of an impressive international team of twenty-three outstanding scholars, most of whom are well-known, established names, while a few are able, younger scholars beginning to make their mark on the field. The volume app

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The Historian and the Bible

by Philip R. Davies
Publisher: A&C Black
Release Date: 2010-10-21
Genre: Religion

Grabbe's distinguished colleagues and friends offer their reflections on the practice and theory of history writing, on the current controversies and topics of major interest.

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A Companion to Ancient Egypt 2 Volume Set

by Alan B. Lloyd
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2010-05-06
Genre: History

This companion provides the very latest accounts of the major and current aspects of Egyptology by leading scholars. Delivered in a highly readable style and extensively illustrated, it offers unprecedented breadth and depth of coverage, giving full scope to the discussion of this incredible civiliz

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Women Gender and Identity in Third Intermediate Period Egypt

by Jean Li
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Release Date: 2017-01-06
Genre: Social Science

Women, Gender and Identity in Third Intermediate Period Egypt clarifies the role of women in Egyptian society during the first millennium BCE, allowing for more nuanced discussions of women in the Third Intermediate Period. It is an intensive study of a corpus that is both geographically and tempora

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The Use of Documents in Pharaonic Egypt

by Christopher Eyre
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Release Date: 2013-10
Genre: History

This volume reconstructs the history of documentary practice in pharaonic Egypt from the early Old Kingdom to the administrative changes imposed by the Graeco-Roman period. It explores how the writing of documents was embedded in the interactions between customary social practices and the penetratio

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A History of Ancient Egypt

by Marc Van De Mieroop
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2021-01-20
Genre: History

Explore the entire history of the ancient Egyptian state from 3000 B.C. to 400 A.D. with this authoritative volume The newly revised Second Edition of A History of Ancient Egypt delivers an up-to-date survey of ancient Egypt's history from its origins to the Roman Empire's banning of hieroglyphics i

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A Companion to Ancient Egyptian Art

by Melinda K. Hartwig
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2014-12-23
Genre: Literary Criticism

A Companion to Ancient Egyptian Art presents a comprehensive collection of original essays exploring key concepts, critical discourses, and theories that shape the discipline of ancient Egyptian art. • Winner of the 2016 PROSE Award for Single Volume Reference in the Humanities & Social Sciences â

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Visual and Written Culture in Ancient Egypt

by John Baines
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Release Date: 2007-05-17
Genre: Art

A generously illustrated collection of John Baines's influential writings on the role of writing and the importance of visual culture in ancient Egypt. Investigation of these key topics in a comparative study of early civilizations is pursued through a number of case studies, and characterized by a

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