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Treasure Seekers: The World's Great Fortunes Lost and Found
Treasure Seekers: The World's Great Fortunes Lost and Found
by Jane Mcintosh
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This book recounts the fascinating stories behind the quest for the worlds lost fortunes.... (read more)

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Ancient Egypt
Ancient Egypt
by Thames & Hudson
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One of a series of volumes that introduce symbolic systems. This volume covers the symbols of Ancient Egypt. The whole world was a symbolic representation, and symbolism, at its deepest level, was the means by which the Egyptians interpreted the nature... (read more)

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Disease (Egyptian Bookshelf)
Disease (Egyptian Bookshelf)
by Joyce Filer
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Set against the background of the ancient Egyptian environment, the author produces a detailed picture of diet and domestic arrangements and of both good and bad health. From the predynastic to the early Christian period, the effects of ill health and... (read more)

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China: Ancient Culture, Modern Land (Cradles of Civilization)
China: Ancient Culture, Modern Land (Cradles of Civilization)
by Robert E Murowchick
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Whatever aspect of China interests the reader, this beautifully illustrated volume will provide a thorough and thought-provoking look at this complex and often volatile country. Said to be the oldest continuous civilization, China is a country full of... (read more)

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Unearthing the Past: The Great Archaeological Discoveries That Have Changed History
Unearthing the Past: The Great Archaeological Discoveries That Have Changed History
by Douglas Palmer
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Fascinating finds allow us to travel back in... (read more)

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The Discovery of the Tomb of Tutankhamen
The Discovery of the Tomb of Tutankhamen
by Howard Carter
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November 4, 1922. For six seasons the legendary Valley of the Kings has yielded no secrets to Howard Carter and his archeological team: "We had almost made up our minds that we were beaten," he writes, "and were preparing to leave The Valley and try our... (read more)

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Teach Yourself Hieroglyphics (Teach Yourself)
Teach Yourself Hieroglyphics (Teach Yourself)
by Sean Mccarthy
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For anyone who's ever wanted to decipher ancient inscriptions, Teach Yourself Hieroglyphics is the ultimate resource. This lively and informative guide uncovers the mysteries of Egyptian and Mayan hieroglyphics, revealing how these ancient languages work... (read more)

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The View from Nebo: How Archeology is Rewriting the Bible and Reshaping the Middle East
The View from Nebo: How Archeology is Rewriting the Bible and Reshaping the Middle East
by Amy Docker Marcus
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This compelling blend of science, history, politics, and biblical scholarship explains how modern archeology is challenging our understanding of the Bible and its accounts of ancient history.... (read more)

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Egyptian Hieroglyphics: How to Read and Write Them
Egyptian Hieroglyphics: How to Read and Write Them
by Stephane Rossini
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Clear, easy-to-follow text tells absolute beginners how to transcribe hieroglyphs by presenting and explaining 134 phonetic elements. Included are an explanatory introduction, section on word analysis, newly enlarged pronunciation guide, tables of... (read more)

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The Egyptians
The Egyptians
by Cyril Aldred
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Ancient Egypt may have been, to paraphrase Herodotus, "the gift of the Nile", but Egypt's civilization was no less the product of her god incarnate, the pharaoh. These twin themes -- the overwhelming importance of the annual inundation of the Nile and... (read more)

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The Splendor That Was Egypt
The Splendor That Was Egypt
by Margaret A Murray
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"A fine job of culling the enormous field of Egyptology to bring its best fruits within the scope of the intelligent but busy reader.--Chicago Sunday Tribune How different would Western life be today if ancient Egypt had never existed? Pioneering... (read more)

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Tutankhamen: The Life and Death of the Boy King
Tutankhamen: The Life and Death of the Boy King
by Christine El Mahdy
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When Tutankhamen's tomb was discovered in 1922, even the most experienced archaeologists joined the international community in marveling at the incredible wealth-and seemingly bizarre rituals-of ancient Egypt. What kind of society could produce such... (read more)

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Vikings: Raiders from the North
Vikings: Raiders from the North
by Dale M Brown
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Offers an examination of the Viking era, using research done on salvaging ships, excavating burial mounds, and mixing 20th-century technology with 10th-century finds.... (read more)

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Greece: Temples, Tombs, and Treasures
Greece: Temples, Tombs, and Treasures
by Time Life
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Readers assume the role of archaeologists, uncovering secrets of ancient civilizations. Stunning photographs and illustrations, plus detailed cutaways, maps and diagrams.... (read more)

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Incas: Lords of Gold and Glory
Incas: Lords of Gold and Glory
by Time Life
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Readers assume the role of archaeologists, uncovering secrets of ancient civilizations. Stunning photographs and illustrations, plus detailed cutaways, maps and diagrams.... (read more)

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The Encyclopedia of Mummies
The Encyclopedia of Mummies
by Bob Brier
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The Encyclopedia of Mummies is the only interdisciplinary source on this subject that examines every type of preserved body from every culture and time period, real or fictional. It will fascinate those interested in science, history, anthropology... (read more)

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Maya Archaelogist
Maya Archaelogist
by J Eric S Thompson
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Maya Archaeologist is an autobiographical account of explorations in Mayan ruins by J. Eric Thompson, one of the worlds foremost authorities on the Maya Indians of Mexico and Central America. Based on his expeditions from 1926 to 1936 - when conditions... (read more)

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Stonehenge
Stonehenge
by Robin Heath
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Once part of a large culture of stone circles, Stonehenge—built around 3000 B.C. and developed over the next 1,500 years—is the most famous. The remains of a once-wealthy and evidently learned tribal community, it reflects the... (read more)

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Discoveries: Search for Ancient Greece (Discoveries)
Discoveries: Search for Ancient Greece (Discoveries)
by Francoise Etienne
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Etienne takes readers on a fascinating voyage of discovery--of ancient Greek civilization and of the people who studied it. Why has Greece served as a model for so many other civilizations? How did technology and politics combine in the growth of... (read more)

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Everyday Life of the Aztecs
Everyday Life of the Aztecs
by Warwick Bray
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A reconstruction of Aztec life on the eve of Cortes' arrival. A reprint of the 1968 edition. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)... (read more)

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