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The culture of ancient Egypt.

; I. Edward Kiev Judaica Collection (George Washington University. Gelman Library)
[Chicago] University of Chicago Press [1956] .
ISBN 9780226901527, 0226901521

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Standard Title Burden of Egypt
Other Authors I. Edward Kiev Judaica Collection (George Washington University. Gelman Library)
Subjects Civilization.
Egypt -- Civilization.
Égypte -- Civilisation.
Series Oriental Institute essay.
Phoenix books (Chicago, Ill.) ; P11.
Description 344 pages illustrations 21 cm.
Copyright Date [1956]
Notes Originally published in 1951 under title: The burden of Egypt.
Presented by the Dr. Ari Kiev family to the I. Edward Kiev Judaica Collection. DGW
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Chronicles the rise and fall of ancient Egypt, describing geographic factors in the civilization's development; each of the dynasties; and the late empire and post-empire period. Includes a chronology.
Contents The black land : geographic features of Egypt -- Out of the mud : the long prehistoric struggle -- The search for security and order : Dynasties 1-3 (about 3100-2700 B.C.) -- The king and God : Dynasties 4-6 (about 2700-2200 B.C.) -- The first illness : Dynasties 7-11 (about 2200-2050 B.C.) -- The king as the good shepherd : Dynasties 11-12 (about 2050-1800 B.C.) -- The great humiliation : Dynasties 13-17 (about 1800-1550 B.C.) -- Far frontiers : earlier Dynasty 18 (about 1550-1375 B.C.) -- Irrepressible conflict : later Dynasty 18 (about 1375-1325) -- Where is the glory? : Dysnasties 18-20 (about 1325-1100 B.C.) -- The broken reed : Late Empire and Post-Empire (1350 B.C. and after).fac.
Geographic Area Egypt
Network Numbers (OCoLC)253658
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Wilson, John A. 1899-1976.
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