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Ancient Sichuan: Treasures from a Lost Civilization
Ancient Sichuan: Treasures from a Lost Civilization
by Robert Bagley
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This extraordinary catalogue accompanies a major traveling exhibition of 128 works of bronze, jade, and clay dating from the thirteenth century B.C. to the second century A.D. The majority of these stunningly sophisticated works of art--among the most... (read more)

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Maya
Maya
by Nikolai (edt) Grube
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"Sunken cities in the jungle and towering temple pyramids reflect only a small portion of our knowledge about Mayan culture. This fascinating people achieved the landmarks of an advanced civilization -- such as a highly developed writing system and... (read more)

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Peru: Art from the Chavin to the Incas (Collections Du Petit Palais, Musee Des Beaux-Arts de la VILL)
Peru: Art from the Chavin to the Incas (Collections Du Petit Palais, Musee Des Beaux-Arts de la VILL)
by Petit Palais
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Richly illustrated, this book describes the grandeur and richness of the numerous civilizations predating the Incas, including the Paracas, Nazca, Recuay, Sicán-Lambayeque, Moche-Sipán, and Chimú cultures, as well as the... (read more)

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The Legacy of Ancient Egypt
The Legacy of Ancient Egypt
by Charles Freeman
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Here is a stunning presentation of the facts and legends behind one of the world's greatest civilizations which continues to shape our culture more than 2,500 years later.... (read more)

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Fiery Pool: The Maya and the Mythic Sea
Fiery Pool: The Maya and the Mythic Sea
by Daniel Finamore
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Maya art and hieroglyphs constitute one of the worlds most fascinating, visually striking, and complex systems of expression. Most scholarly interpretations of Maya art and culture have emphasized that this ancient civilization was oriented toward inland... (read more)

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Pharaohs
Pharaohs
by Christiane Ziegler
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 498-508) and index.... (read more)

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The Treasures of Tutankhamun: And of the Egyptian Museum of Cairo
The Treasures of Tutankhamun: And of the Egyptian Museum of Cairo
by Alessia Amenta
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The boy pharaoh's vast store of tomb goods has intrigued the world not only for what it reveals, but also for the questions it raises about life in ancient Egypt. Interest in the pharaohs will rise again this year to meet the beginning of a two-year tour... (read more)

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The Lost Tombs of Thebes: Life in Paradise
The Lost Tombs of Thebes: Life in Paradise
by Zahi Hawass
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The foothills of the Theban massif, not far from Egypt’s Valley of the Kings, are filled with hundreds of impressive tombs from the New Kingdom belonging to the people who served the pharaohs. Just a handful are open to the public; many others are... (read more)

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Hidden Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Unearthing the Masterpieces of the Egyptian Museum in Cairo
Hidden Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Unearthing the Masterpieces of the Egyptian Museum in Cairo
by Zahi Hawass
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The Egyptian Museum in Cairo is home to some of the most exquisite artifacts in existence, yet many of these wonders have never been seen outside Egypt. Now, for the first time, world-famous Egyptologist Zahi Hawass takes readers on a tour of these long... (read more)

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Eternal Egypt: Masterworks of Ancient Art from the British Museum
Eternal Egypt: Masterworks of Ancient Art from the British Museum
by Edna R Russmann
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This sumptuously illustrated book is a wonderful introduction to the enormous and varied legacy of ancient Egypt. Created to accompany one of the greatest loan exhibitions ever to have been mounted from the collections of the British Museum, Eternal... (read more)

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Cleopatra's Palace
Cleopatra's Palace
by Laura Foreman
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In 30 b.c., against the backdrop of Alexandria, Egypt, one of the most majestic of all ancient cities, a great queen proudly and defiantly took her life. More than two thousand years later, the world remains fascinated and haunted by this most intriguing... (read more)

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Treasures of the Pharaohs
Treasures of the Pharaohs
by Delia Pemberton
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Combining extremely accessible textrichly informed by the latest findings in Egyptologywith magnificent color photographs, Treasures of the Pharaohs presents the wealth and majesty of ancient Egypt, from the temples of Karnak and Luxor to the riches of... (read more)

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Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs: Official Companion Book to the Exhibition Sponsored by National Geographic
Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs: Official Companion Book to the Exhibition Sponsored by National Geographic
by Zahi Hawass
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The discovery of the tomb of Tutankhamun- the most spectacular royal tomb ever found- is one of the most famous events in the history of archaeology. The treasures of this tomb surpass all others, and the fifty Tutankhamun artifacts featured in this book... (read more)

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Tutankhamun
Tutankhamun
by Aude Gros De Beler
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Aude Gros de Beler has done extensive archeological research in Egypt and is the author of Pharaohs, Egyptian Mythology, The Nile, and Travel in the Old Egypt.... (read more)

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Olmec: Colossal Masterworks of Ancient Mexico
Olmec: Colossal Masterworks of Ancient Mexico
by Kathleen Berrin
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Considered the “mother culture” of Mesoamerica, the Olmec developed an iconic and sophisticated artistic style as early as the second millennium B.C. This pre-Columbian civilization, which flourished in the Mexican states of Veracruz and... (read more)

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Discovery of Ancient Egypt
Discovery of Ancient Egypt
by Alberto Siliotti
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Includes bibliographical references (p.[360-362]) and index.... (read more)

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Atlas of prehistoric Britain
Atlas of prehistoric Britain
by John Manley
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Megalithic cairns, ancient earthworks, Bronze Age burial chambers, Stonehenge--these mysterious, awe-inspiring monuments in their remote British settings have long exercised a powerful hold on people's imagination. In this lavishly illustrated atlas... (read more)

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Egypt: Ancient Culture, Modern Land (Cradles of Civilization)
Egypt: Ancient Culture, Modern Land (Cradles of Civilization)
by Jaromir Malek
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This stunningly beautiful volume provides a complete understanding of the importance of Egypt in the development of western civilization and the modern world. Written by a team of international experts, this book considers Egypt's natural environment... (read more)

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Mummies: Life and Death in Ancient Egypt
Mummies: Life and Death in Ancient Egypt
by Renate Germer
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Surveys current knowledge about the preservation of corpses in Egyptian antiquity, from the simple embalming procedures practiced during the earlier dynasties to the highly sophisticated techniques developed over more than three millennia of ancient... (read more)

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Gold of the Pharaohs
Gold of the Pharaohs
by Hans Wolfgan Muller
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