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The rise and fall of ancient Egypt, Toby Wilkinson

Label
The rise and fall of ancient Egypt
Title
The rise and fall of ancient Egypt
Statement of responsibility
Toby Wilkinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this magnificent history, Toby Wilkinson combines grand narrative sweep with detailed knowledge of hieroglyphs and the iconography of power, to reveal Ancient Egypt in all its complexity--from the brutality and repression that lay behind the appearance of its unchanging monarchy to its extraordinary architectural and cultural achievements
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilkinson, Toby A. H
Dewey number
932
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DT83
LC item number
.W658 2010a
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
Label
The rise and fall of ancient Egypt, Toby Wilkinson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in the United Kingdom by Bloomsbury Publishing, Plc., London, in 2010"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 539-578) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Divine right (5000-2175 B.C.). In the beginning ; God incarnate ; Absolute power ; Heaven on Earth ; Eternity assured -- End of innocence (2175-1541 B.C.). Civil war ; Paradise postponed ; The face of tyranny ; Bitter harvest -- The power and the glory (1541-1322 B.C.). Order reimposed ; Pushing the boundaries ; King and country ; Golden Age ; Royal revolution -- Military might (1322-1069 B.C.). Martial law ; War and peace ; Triumph and tragedy ; Double-edged sword -- Change and decay (1069-30 B.C.). A house divided ; A tarnished throne ; Fortune's fickle wheel ; Invasion and introspection ; The long goodbye ; Finis
Control code
ocn465681313
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xxxvi, 611 pages, [48] pages of plates
Isbn
9780553805536
Lccn
2009047322
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780553805536
  • (OCoLC)465681313
Label
The rise and fall of ancient Egypt, Toby Wilkinson
Publication
Note
"Originally published in the United Kingdom by Bloomsbury Publishing, Plc., London, in 2010"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 539-578) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Divine right (5000-2175 B.C.). In the beginning ; God incarnate ; Absolute power ; Heaven on Earth ; Eternity assured -- End of innocence (2175-1541 B.C.). Civil war ; Paradise postponed ; The face of tyranny ; Bitter harvest -- The power and the glory (1541-1322 B.C.). Order reimposed ; Pushing the boundaries ; King and country ; Golden Age ; Royal revolution -- Military might (1322-1069 B.C.). Martial law ; War and peace ; Triumph and tragedy ; Double-edged sword -- Change and decay (1069-30 B.C.). A house divided ; A tarnished throne ; Fortune's fickle wheel ; Invasion and introspection ; The long goodbye ; Finis
Control code
ocn465681313
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xxxvi, 611 pages, [48] pages of plates
Isbn
9780553805536
Lccn
2009047322
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780553805536
  • (OCoLC)465681313

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