Ancient Egypt: An Introduction
This book provides an introduction to one of the greatest civilizations of all time ‚àö√™ ancient Egypt. Beginning with a geographical overview that explains the development of Egypt‚àö√Øs belief systems as well as Egypt‚àö√Øs subsequent political development, it examines methodology, the history of the discipline of Egyptology, religion, social organization, urban and rural life, and death. It also includes a section on how people of all ranks lived. Lavishly illustrated, with many unusual photographs of rarely seen sites that are seldom illustrated, this volume is suitable for use in introductory-level courses on ancient Egypt. It offers a variety of student-friendly features, including a glossary, a bibliography, and a list of sources for those who wish to further their interest in ancient Egypt.