Describes the history and civilization of Egypt as revealed through archeological discoveries, with focus on such topics as the history of archeology in Egypt, the pyramids, and the Valley of the Kings
Christine Hobson's invaluable guide to the history, people and archaeology of ancient Egypt has now been reprinted again. Illustrations, charts, chronoolgies support the detailed and informative discussions about many of Egypt's most important sites and archaeologists, all aimed at helping the visitor to make the most from their visit. An enthusiastic foreword by T G James from the British Museum praises Hobson for providing ` the information and confidence which will make a visit to Egypt a truly enriching experience'. Full of colour pictures and attractive tinted drawings.