Journals Higher Education



Published: 02 November 2015

160 Pages | 103

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199361380

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The Tears of Re

Beekeeping in Ancient Egypt

Gene Kritsky

  • Richly illustrated, containing over a hundred images.
  • The first full-length discussion of the role of bees in ancient Egypt.
  • Shows how honey and wax were important to the ancient Egyptian economy, religion, food production, and medicine.