Journals Higher Education



Published: 27 March 2015

352 Pages

6 x 9 in inches

ISBN: 9789774165993

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Wonderful Things

A History of Egyptology: 1: From Antiquity to 1881

Jason Thompson

A Publication of The American University in Cairo Press

  • The detailed and thrilling stories of the men and women who rediscovered ancient Egypt and captivated the imagination of millions of people ever since.
  • The first in a comprehensive three-volume masterwork on the history of Egyptology from antiquity up to the twenty-first century, full of intrigue, mystery, and discoveries.
  • By the author of "A History of Egypt: From Earliest Times to the Present" and "Edward William Lane: The Life of the Pioneering Egyptologist and Orientalist"