Journals Higher Education



01 February 2011

216 Pages | 184 illustrations

9x12.5 inches

ISBN: 9789774379260

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Ancient Egypt at the Cairo Museum

Edited by Ali Radwan
Introduction by Zahi Hawass

A Publication of The American University in Cairo Press

A history of ancient Egypt through the exhibits of the Egyptian Museum.

These scholarly essays by leading Egyptian Egyptologists discuss the building and contents of the Egyptian Museum, the origins and evolution of the Egyptian language and writing system, the glory days of Egypt's various periods, kingdoms, and pharaohs, and the important archaeological discoveries under the water of Abu Qir Bay.