By John Romer

ISBN-10: 1250030110

ISBN-13: 9781250030115

The historical international involves existence within the first quantity in a publication sequence at the historical past of Egypt, spanning the 1st farmers to the development of the pyramids. Famed archaeologist John Romer attracts on a life of examine to inform one history's maximum tales; how, over greater than one thousand years, a society of farmers created a wealthy, bright global the place probably the most remarkable of all human-made landmarks, the nice Pyramid, used to be equipped. Immersing the reader within the Egypt of the earlier, Romer examines and demanding situations the long-held theories approximately what archaeological unearths suggest and what tales they inform approximately how the Egyptians lived. greater than simply an account of 1 of the main attention-grabbing classes of historical past, this engrossing ebook asks readers to take a step again and query what they have discovered approximately Egypt some time past. fanatics of Stacy Schiff's Cleopatra and heritage buffs can be captivated by means of this re-telling of Egyptian heritage, written by way of one of many most sensible Egyptologists within the world.

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