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Title 1,000 facts about ancient Egypt / Nancy Honovich ; foreword by Dr. Jennifer Houser Wegner.
Author Honovich, Nancy, author.
Publication Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2019]
Copyright date ©2019
Description 96 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 29 cm.
Call # J 932 H
Series National Geographic kids
National Geographic kids.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note "National Geographic Kids" -- Cover.
Summary Illustrated children's reference book about ancient Egypt. Includes mummies, pyramids, pharaohs, hieroglyphs, gods, history, and more.
Mummies, pyramids, pharaohs, King Tut! Kids everywhere are fascinated by the wonders of ancient Egypt, and this colorful reference book is jam-packed with 1,000 fascinating facts. From the Great Pyramid and the Valley of the Kings to the Nile River and Cleopatra, discover all you have ever wanted to know about this ancient civilization. Unearth ancient hieroglyphs and their meanings; find out what was in King Tut's tomb; and get insights about the science of mummification. Learn about ancient Egyptian gods and famous pharaohs, and follow Egypt's battles for power in the world. After this deep dive into Egyptology, you'll be able to dazzle your friends and family with your newfound knowledge.
Contents 10 fast facts -- Land of ancient Egypt -- Number crunching -- Gods and goddesses -- Nile river -- King Tutankhamun -- Making mummies -- Pyramids -- Fashion and style -- Religion and ritual -- Daily life -- Famous pharoahs -- More about mummies -- Diseases and cures -- Jewelry -- Female rulers -- Jobs -- Animals -- Celebrations -- Farming -- Arts -- Inventions -- Government -- Food -- Temples -- Design -- Hatshepsut -- Games and pastimes -- Trade and commerce -- Royal life -- Pop culture -- Hieroglyphs -- Ancient beauty -- Weapons, warriors, and war -- Sphinxes -- Amazing finds -- Crime and punishment -- Lost cities -- Fall of Ancient Egypt -- Egyptology -- Glossary -- Tomb of Seti I -- Timeline -- Dynasties and rulers.
Subject Egypt -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Egypt -- Geography -- Juvenile literature.
Geography. (OCoLC)fst00940469
Egypt. (OCoLC)fst01208755
Genre History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Instructional and educational works.
Alt Title Thousand facts about ancient Egypt
One thousand facts about ancient Egypt
ISBN 9781426332739
1426332734
9781426332746
1426332742
1 hold on first copy returned of 33 copies

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