Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 June 2016

520 Pages | 139 illus., 10 maps, 25 tables

9.4 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9781784992439

Also Available As:


Bookseller Code (06)

Mummies, Magic and Medicine in Ancient Egypt

Multidisciplinary Essays for Rosalie David

First Edition

edited by Campbell Price, Roger Forshaw, Andrew Chamberlain, and Paul Nicholson

Published by Manchester University Press

  • A remarkable success in hardback, now being made available to a wider readership
  • Discusses previously unpublished findings of the Manchester Egyptian Mummy Project, including studies on the death of King Tutankhamun
  • Presents new archaeological fieldwork at important sites such as Sais, Deir Rifeh and the Dakhleh Oasis
  • Richly illustrated, with 17 colour images, 122 black & white images and 10 maps