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by Lucia Gahlin

Category: Middle East
Subcategory: History books
Author: Lucia Gahlin
ISBN: 1844772691
ISBN13: 978-1844772698
Language: English
Publisher: Anness Publishing Ltd. (2006)
Pages: 256
Fb2 eBook: 1957 kb
ePub eBook: 1407 kb
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Lucia Gahlin's book "Egypt Gods, Myths and Religion" is a fascinating guide to the history of ancient Egypt.

Lucia Gahlin's book "Egypt Gods, Myths and Religion" is a fascinating guide to the history of ancient Egypt. The author introduces us with the geographical location of Egypt, the life giving great river Nile, the first settlers of Egypt, the first believes, gods and goddesses, pharaohs, priests and social life.

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This vivid and authoritative reference book introduces us to the gods and goddesses of Ancient Egypt. It describes their characters and identifying features, the myths surrounding them, and their role in the creation of society. In ancient Egypt, the pharaoh was a human embodiment of a divine being, bridging the distance between the people and the gods. Elaborate funerary rituals for the pharaohs, offerings to the gods, festivals, taboos, superstitions, dreams and oracles reveal how far religion influenced and enriched the lives of the ordinary people.

This is a book about Egypt, Gods, Myths, and Religion. com User, July 1, 2003. I am somebody who believes books should be both informative AND have stunning visuals. It's very hard to get interested in an ancient civilization, or have it be brought to life in your mind, without being immersed in its art and architecture.

Posted from the UK, daily Egypt Gods, Myths and Religion by Gahlin, Lucia ( Author ) ON Feb-28-2001 .

Posted from the UK, daily Egypt Gods, Myths and Religion by Gahlin, Lucia ( Author ) ON Feb-28-2001, Hardback. Title : Egypt Gods, Myths and Religion by Gahlin, Lucia ( Author ) ON Feb-28-2001, Hardback. Authors : Gahlin, Lucia. Read full description. See details and exclusions. With a wealth of sumptuous and informative photography, this outstanding new book is an in-depth examination of the crucial role that mythology and religon played in one of the most fascinating periods of history.

This is an illustrated guide to the mythology, religion and culture. It examines the role myths and religion in the development of one of the most studied periods of history. It describes the elaborate preparations for the afterlife, including burial rituals, symbolic funerary offerings and ceremonies for the dead. It features over 370 photographs, maps, diagrams and facsimiles bring ancient Egypt's rich past to life

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Lucia Gahlin is a highly regarded Egyptologist who studied at University College London (UCL). She has led study tours around Egypt and has worked with the archaeological team at Tell el-Amarna

Lucia Gahlin is a highly regarded Egyptologist who studied at University College London (UCL). She has led study tours around Egypt and has worked with the archaeological team at Tell el-Amarna. She is involved with the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology and has lectured for Egyptological societies. Country of Publication. Non-Christian Religions.

Ancient Egyptian Religion, Myths, and Gods and Goddesses.

This is a book about Egypt, Gods, Myths, and Religion. The chapters include: State Religion, Gods and Goddesses, Myths and their Settings, Kingship and the Gods, Temples and Priests, Akhenaten's Religious Revolution, Funerary Religion, Tombs, Popular Religion, Mythologizing Ancient Egypt, Museums with Egyptian Collections, Suggested further reading.
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