The Penguin Historical Atlas of Ancient Egypt

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ISBN: 0140513310
Release Date: 1996
Number of pages: 144
Author: Bill Manley
Publisher: Penguin Group USA

Download and read online The Penguin Historical Atlas of Ancient Egypt in PDF and EPUB Provides maps and information on Ancient Egypt, including the history of Tutankhamun, the age of Greek domination, and the ultimate collapse of the empire


The Penguin Historical Atlas of Ancient Greece

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ISBN: 0140513353
Release Date: 1996
Number of pages: 144
Author: Robert Morkot
Publisher: Penguin Group USA

Download and read online The Penguin Historical Atlas of Ancient Greece in PDF and EPUB Provides maps and information on Ancient Greece, including the histories of the Minoan civilization, the Persian Wars, and Alexander the Great


The Penguin Historical Atlas of Ancient Rome

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ISBN: 0140513299
Release Date: 1995
Number of pages: 144
Author: Christopher Scarre
Publisher: Penguin Group USA

Download and read online The Penguin Historical Atlas of Ancient Rome in PDF and EPUB Uses maps, text, and illustrations to present the history of the Roman Empire, from its beginning as a modest village to its transformation into a Christian theocracy


The Penguin Historical Atlas of Ancient Civilizations

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ISBN: 0141014482
Release Date: 2005
Number of pages: 144
Author: John Haywood
Publisher: Penguin Group USA

Download and read online The Penguin Historical Atlas of Ancient Civilizations in PDF and EPUB An broad-based survey of the world's earliest human cultures ranges from the ancient farming settlements of Mesopotamia to the founding of Rome, utilizing photographs, artwork, reproductions, and full-color maps to highlight a look at such topics as the origins of the Egyptian pharaohs, China's dynasties, and the great cities of the Inca and Aztec. Original.


Atlas of World History

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ISBN: 9780195219210
Release Date: 2002
Number of pages: 312
Author: Patrick Karl O'Brien
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Download and read online Atlas of World History in PDF and EPUB Maps follow the march of human history from prehistory to the present, covering the ancient civilizations of Mesopotamia, Egypt, and China; the Roman empire; the Medieval and Early Modern world; and the twentieth century.


The A to Z of Ancient Egyptian Warfare

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ISBN: 9781461671701
Release Date: 2010-06-07
Number of pages: 404
Author: Robert G. Morkot
Publisher: Scarecrow Press

Download and read online The A to Z of Ancient Egyptian Warfare in PDF and EPUB The A to Z of Ancient Egyptian Warfare covers the period from the emergence of the Egyptian state around 3000 BC to the Arab conquest in the mid-7th century AD. The book is divided into three main sections. An introductory section includes a chronology of Egypt, with all known military actions, and an essay highlighting the problems of the surviving evidence and its interpretation and the major changes in military technology and organization over the period involved. The central section covers a wide range of issues, including pharaohs for whom military activities are documented; foreign rulers and countries against whom the Egyptians fought or who invaded Egypt; weapons and military technology; major archaeological sites; gods and goddesses associated with warfare; arms trade; literature; and social advancement. The third section is a detailed bibliography of the historical phases and archaeological sites, and the broader subject areas covered by the dictionary. There are maps of Egypt and the surrounding regions and a list with rulers, their dates, and the dynasties and kingdoms to which they are assigned by Egyptologists.


The World in Ancient Times

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ISBN: 9780195222203
Release Date: 2005-06-23
Number of pages: 192
Author: Ronald Mellor
Publisher: Oxford University Press

Download and read online The World in Ancient Times in PDF and EPUB Presents a collection of primary source documents, a timeline, and a master index.


The Penguin atlas of ancient history

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ISBN: MINN:31951000135249P
Release Date: 1967-08
Number of pages: 96
Author: Colin McEvedy
Publisher: Penguin Group USA

Download and read online The Penguin atlas of ancient history in PDF and EPUB In a chronological series of maps and accompanying text it traces the movements of races in Europe, the Mediterranean area and the Near East from 50,000 BC to the fourth century AD, including Mesopotamians, Egyptians, Indians, Greeks, Celts and Romans, among many other peoples. This is a companion volume to The New Penguin Atlas of Medieval History, The Penguin Atlas of Modern History (to 1815) and The New Penguin Atlas of Recent History.


The Rise and Fall of Ancient Egypt

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ISBN: 9781408852989
Release Date: 2013-11-28
Number of pages: 672
Author: Toby Wilkinson
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Download and read online The Rise and Fall of Ancient Egypt in PDF and EPUB This is a story studded with extraordinary achievements and historic moments, from the building of the pyramids and the conquest of Nubia, through Akhenaten's religious revolution, the power and beauty of Nefertiti, the glory of Tutankhamun's burial chamber, and the ruthlessness of Ramesses, to Alexander the Great's invasion, and Cleopatra's fatal entanglement with Rome. As the world's first nation-state, the history of Ancient Egypt is above all the story of the attempt to unite a disparate realm and defend it against hostile forces from within and without. Combining grand narrative sweep with detailed knowledge of hieroglyphs and the iconography of power, Toby Wilkinson reveals Ancient Egypt in all its complexity.


The Coptic Christian Heritage

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ISBN: 9781134666843
Release Date: 2013-10-23
Number of pages: 296
Author: Lois M. Farag
Publisher: Routledge

Download and read online The Coptic Christian Heritage in PDF and EPUB This book offers a comprehensive introduction to the heritage of Coptic Christians. The contributors combine academic expertise with intimate and practical knowledge of the Coptic Orthodox Church and Coptic heritage. The chapters explore historical, cultural, literary and material aspects, including: the history of Christianity in Egypt, from the pre-Christian era to the modern day Coptic religious culture: theology, monasticism, spirituality, liturgy and music the Coptic language, linguistic expressions of the Coptic heritage and literary production in Greek, Coptic and Arabic . material culture and artistic expression of the Copts: from icons, mosaics and frescos to manuscript illuminations, woodwork and textiles. Students will find The Coptic Christian Heritage an invaluable introduction, whilst scholars will find its breadth provides a helpful context for specialised research.


The Nile An Encyclopedia of Geography History and Culture

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ISBN: 9781440840418
Release Date: 2017-05-31
Number of pages: 420
Author: John A. Shoup III
Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Download and read online The Nile An Encyclopedia of Geography History and Culture in PDF and EPUB This book provides an avenue for students to explore the Nile—the world's longest river—and better understand its larger role in society in the past, present, and future. • Presents primary documents that allow students to delve deeper into the past and more recent political history of the Nile and serve librarians and teachers in their support of curricula standards • Combines historical, cultural, and geographical perspectives on the Nile River—in the long-ago past through to modern day—into one comprehensive reference work • Contains additional features, such an appendix of place names and a glossary of terms, that provide ready-reference material


Commentary and Reference Survey

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ISBN: 0825427363
Release Date: 2003
Number of pages: 311
Author: John Glynn
Publisher: Kregel Publications

Download and read online Commentary and Reference Survey in PDF and EPUB This reliable guide lists and ranks approximately 800 Bible commentaries and 1,200 printed volumes, as well as numerous computer resources related to biblical interpretation, theology, and church history. Commentaries are categorized by level and approach and recommended titles are highlighted. A unique and special studies section lists works of significance for each book of the Bible.


A History of Ancient Egypt

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ISBN: 9781444359190
Release Date: 2011-09-19
Number of pages: 424
Author: Marc Van De Mieroop
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Download and read online A History of Ancient Egypt in PDF and EPUB Outlining the major political and cultural events, A History of Ancient Egypt is an authoritative and accessible introduction to this fascinating ancient culture. An accessible chronological narrative that draws on a range of historical sources Offers an up-to-date survey of ancient Egypt’s history from its origins to its domination by the Roman Empire Considers social and economic life and the rich culture of ancient Egypt Places Egypt’s history within its regional context, detailing interactions with Asia and Africa Engages students with various perspectives on a range of critical issues with the Key Debate section included in each chapter Makes the latest discoveries and scholarship accessible to a wide audience


Introduction to the History of Communication

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ISBN: 1433104121
Release Date: 2010
Number of pages: 382
Author: Terence P. Moran
Publisher: Peter Lang

Download and read online Introduction to the History of Communication in PDF and EPUB "An Introduction to the History of Communication: Evolutions and Revolutions provides a comprehensive overview of how human communication has changed and is changing. Focusing on the evolutions and revolutions of six key changes in the history of communication---becoming human; creating writing; developing print; capturing the image; harnessing electricity; and exploring cybernetics---the author reveals how communication was generated, stored, and shared. This ecological approach provides a comprehensive understanding of the key variables that underlie each of these great evolutions-revolutions in human communication. Designed as an introduction for history of communication classes, the text examines the past, attempting to identify the key dynamics of change in these human, technical, semiotic, social, political, economic, and cultural structures, in order to better understand the present and prepare for possible future developments."--BOOK JACKET.


gyptisches Totenbuch

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ISBN: 3502193851
Release Date: 1998
Number of pages: 316
Author:
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