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Tutankhamen : the search for an Egyptian king / Joyce Tyldesley.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kirtland Community College.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kirtland Community College Library DT 87.5 .T95 2012 30543784 General Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780465020201 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0465020208 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9781847657978 (British eISBN)
  • ISBN: 1847657974 (British eISBN)
  • Physical Description: xx, 316 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Basic Books, 2012.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Published in 2012 in Great Britain by Profile Books Ltd."--T.p. verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 294-303) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Tutankhamen's many curses -- Tutankhamen : life and death -- Loss -- Discovery -- Recovery -- Inventory -- Autopsy -- Family -- Restoration -- Tutankhamen : life after death --Tutankhamen's curse -- Secrets and lies -- Tutankhamen abroad -- Who was who in ancient Egypt -- Egyptologists and 'experts' at the time of the discovery.
Summary, etc.:
Presents a portrait of King Tutankhamen, a fascinating and misunderstood ruler, shedding new light on his importance, his enduring power, and the archaeological discovery that earned him a place in the popular imagination.
Subject: Tutankhamen, King of Egypt.
Excavations (Archaeology) > Egypt.
Egypt > Kings and rulers > Biography.
Egypt > Kings and rulers > Family.
Egypt > History > Eighteenth dynasty, ca. 1570-1320 B.C.

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