Synopses & Reviews
Million-copy best-selling creator of the Incredible Cross-Sections series now brings his talent to a new challenge: ancient Egypt.
The year is 1230 B.C., during the reign of Ramses the Great in ancient Egypt. Follow the thirty-day voyage of the eleven-year-old Dedia and his father as they sail down the Nile River.
Travel along with father and son as they visit the bustling harbor at Elephantine; the massive stone quarry at Gebel el-Silsila; the temples at Karnak; underground tombs in The Valley of the Kings; a funeral and mummification; the step pyramid at Saqqara; and Ramses' lavish palace at Piramesse. Quite a journey!
Follow the 30-day voyage of 11-year-old Dedia and his father as they sail down the Nile River in 1230 B.C. Visit the bustling harbor at Elephantine, the massive stone quarry at Gebel el-Silsila, the Valley of the Kings, and Ramses' lavish palace at Piramesse. Illustrations.