Morkot: The Egyptians. Paperback

  • The Egyptians (Peoples of the Ancient World Series)
  • Robert G. Morkot
  • 256 pages, 11 black & white illustrations, 13 black & white line drawings, 216 x 138 mm, 362 grams
A widely published author on the subject, Robert Morkot presents a clear introduction to the origins, history and culture of ancient Egyptian civilization. This excellent addition to our popular family of books on ancient peoples offers a broad coverage of Egyptian life, with chapters on dynasties and empires, society, daily life, religion, art and architecture, and languages and literature. It also addresses a number of important questions dealing with race and colour, Egypt's relationship with Africa and Egypt's 'legacy'. This engaging and accessible book provides students with the ideal introduction to this fascinating civilization.