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The Resource The rise and fall of ancient Egypt, Toby Wilkinson, (electronic resource)

The rise and fall of ancient Egypt, Toby Wilkinson, (electronic resource)

Label
The rise and fall of ancient Egypt
Title
The rise and fall of ancient Egypt
Statement of responsibility
Toby Wilkinson
Title variation
Ancient Egypt
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
TEFOD
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Wilkinson, Toby A. H
Dewey number
932
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DT83
LC item number
.W658 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
Label
The rise and fall of ancient Egypt, Toby Wilkinson, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Bloomsbury Pub., 2010
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
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 of 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
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780679604297
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
col. ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
8AE33848-EC87-4EB9-8ABB-28EA151F5BAF
System control number
  • 2170550
  • 1105537
  • (OCoLC)ocm710823381
  • 4480-86060
  • (OCoLC)710823381
  • (OCoLC)ocn710823381
  • 2170550
Label
The rise and fall of ancient Egypt, Toby Wilkinson, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Bloomsbury Pub., 2010
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
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 of 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
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780679604297
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
col. ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
8AE33848-EC87-4EB9-8ABB-28EA151F5BAF
System control number
  • 2170550
  • 1105537
  • (OCoLC)ocm710823381
  • 4480-86060
  • (OCoLC)710823381
  • (OCoLC)ocn710823381
  • 2170550

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