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Snape, Steven

Ancient Egyptian Tombs: The Culture of Life and Death

Snape, Steven - Ancient Egyptian Tombs: The Culture of Life and Death, ebook

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This book explores the development of tombs as a cultural phenomenon in ancient Egypt and examines what tombs reveal about ancient Egyptian culture and Egyptians’ belief in the afterlife.
  • Investigates the roles of tombs in the development of funerary practices
  • Draws on a range of data, including architecture, artifacts and texts
  • Discusses tombs within the context of everyday life in Ancient Egypt
  • Stresses the importance of the tomb as an eternal expression of the self

Keywords: Ancient Egyptian History, Ancient Egypt, Ancient Tombs, Tombs, Ancient Burial, Ancient Funerary Rights

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2010
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
320 pages
Category
History
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781444393736
Printed ISBN
9781405120890

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