Download e-book for kindle: Voices of Ancient Egypt: Contemporary Accounts of Daily Life by Rosalie David

By Rosalie David

ISBN-10: 0313397821

ISBN-13: 9780313397820

Supporting the present tendencies towards document-based educating, this booklet introduces the reader to the multifaceted global of historical Egypt via revealing excerpts from fifty one texts written via Egyptians themselves.

• deals a clean but obtainable method of the examine of old Egypt via giving readers firsthand insights into Egyptians' personal perceptions in their exact world

• Illuminates the nature and social heritage of the traditional Egyptians in addition to many features of lifestyle and practice

• exhibits how the vast timespan of historic Egyptian civilization and its domination of the encircling geographical parts exerted a profound impact that lasted via time

• Demonstrates how major facets of historical Egyptian tradition were transmitted to the trendy international

• contains "Topics and actions to think about" to inspire dialogue and make allowance readers to extend their knowledge

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