Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 December 2015

352 Pages | 340 illus.

7.5 x 9.5 in inches

ISBN: 9789774166730

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Scanning the Pharaohs

CT Imaging of the New Kingdom Royal Mummies

Zahi Hawass and Sahar Saleem

A Publication of The American University in Cairo Press

  • An exciting and most up-to-date look at the use of modern technology, including Multi-Detector Computed Tomography and DNA analysis, in the study of ancient remains.
  • Documents the latest fascinating discoveries about the life, family history, ailments, death, and mummification process of the royal mummies.
  • A firsthand account by the world's most prominent Egyptologist, Zahi Hawass.
  • With more than 300 illustrations.

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