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The Pharaohs Of Ancient Egypt

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  • Item #: 008935
    ISBN: 9780394846996
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    Covers Egyptian history from earliest beginnings to conquest by Rome and contains biographical sketches of important figures in each chapter.

  • Item #: 040677
    ISBN: 9780890514689
    Retail: $34.99
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    The study of Ancient Egypt is a treat for young and old alike. Where else in history do you find gigantic pyramids, perfectly preserved mummies, cat goddesses, and linen kilts? I know I can't resist a good book about Ancient Egypt, and when I came across this one, I was intrigued both by the content and also by the fact that it's published by Master Books, a Christian publisher most well-known for their creation science materials. I knew I was really in for a treat! Not only is this book absolutely gorgeous, but most importantly for believers, it strives to give a more accurate chronology by using the historical records that all writers on Ancient Egypt use, plus the Hebrew Bible. This gives us a more complete picture of the ancient world as a whole and how the Egyptian culture (which did not exist in isolation) interacted with other cultures. This book takes readers on a tour of Ancient Egypt chronologically, from the first dynasty to the last dynasties. The first 27 chapters each focus on a dynasty (or a portion of one) and examine the archaeology and other records of the time period to suggest possible dates for important events. The last two chapters bring everything together, focusing on the issue of dating and providing a biblically-based set of dates for Egyptian history. You'll not only get a very complete look at the entire Egyptian civilization, but you'll also find references to biblical accounts as well as discussion on assigning dates using a variety of references. Throughout, the reader is treated to full-color captioned photos of the architecture, artifacts, and art of the times. Each chapter begins with a basic timeline on the dynasty being examined, with traditional dates vs. the authors' suggested revised dates, kings reigning during that time, events in Egyptian history, and corresponding events in biblical history. As a bonus, a DVD is included which features David Down, one of the authors, visiting and discussing the pyramids and the temples. The 86-minute DVD presents similar information as in the book, but with video of the sites and terrific commentary for all those audio learners. Although the whole package is a little bit pricey, this is an awesome resource that will doubtlessly enhance your studies in a whole new way! 221 pgs, hc.

  • Item #: 033469
    ISBN: 9781599152882
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    Ancient Egypt experiences daily life in Thebes and Pharaoh’s palace, temples and tombs and children will hear stories that the Egyptian children would have heard. 

  • Item #: 020664
    ISBN: 9781429679794
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  • Item #: 035750
    ISBN: 9781847806239
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  • Item #: 020098
    ISBN: 9780883880050
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    Renderings of art work by ancient Egyptians in tombs, pottery, etc.

  • Item #: 008497
    ISBN: 9780374323356
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    The year is 1924, and the recent discovery of King Tut's tomb is still fresh in everyone's minds. Will Hunt is a boy who is so interested in King Tut that he's part of the King Tut Club! He is very excited when his family is invited to join Dr. George Reisner, a world-famous Egyptologist, and become part of a team exploring the Giza 7000X archaeological site. This colorfully illustrated book combines Will's journal entries and postcards with funny cartoons and informative sidebars about ancient Egypt. The sidebars contain information about the process of mummification, archaeology tools, cartouches, Qufti workers, hieroglyphs, and more. Also included are photos taken at the actual expedition and collages of authentic documents and artifacts. By Claudia Logan; illus. by Melissa Sweet. 41 pgs, hc. ~ Lisa

  • Item #: 001359
    ISBN: 9780140513318
    Retail: $21.00
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    An excellent reference book revealing the changing face of Egypt through the ages and its rulers via maps, photographs, and cultural and historical narrative.
  • Item #: 000627
    ISBN: 9780141332598
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    These 20 tales of gods, magic and adventure have been around for centuries. Storyteller Roger Lancelyn Green is ready to take you into the mysterious and magical world of Ancient Egypt. Includes such tales as "The Great Queen Hatshepsut", "The Golden Lotus" and "The Girl with the Rose-red Slippers." 215 pgs, pb.

  • Item #: 034100
    ISBN: 9781426301339
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    Many people have heard of Nefertiti, Cleopatra, and King Tut, but not of Hatshepsut. Hatshepsut was a remarkable woman who was born into a royal family around 1530 B.C. She started out as princess and then queen, and she eventually became Pharoah, the King of Egypt. There was simply nobody to hand down the title of king to after her husband passed away, so naturally she took his title. Nobody seemed to mind until about twenty years after her death. Someone then tried to erase all traces of Hatshepsut from history. Her statues were lugged off of their bases, smashed, and buried. Her pictures were scratched out of the scenes on temple walls. Nobody knows for sure why, but there is speculation that Egyptians began to feel that the idea of a female pharaoh was unnatural and perhaps wanted to cover up the fact that one ever existed. This book is loaded with all kinds of information, giving us a glimpse into royal Egyptian life. You will learn about Hatshepsut's life as a princess including vivid descriptions of her environment, what she wore, toys she may have played with, people she interacted with, her education, feasts and festivals. Moving on to the queen and mother stage of her life, we learn about her husband and child, Egyptian society in general, and life and death in the court. Lastly, we watch Queen Hatshepsut become the Pharoah of Egypt around 1501 B.C. Each page is peppered with pictures of artifacts, archeological sites, translated inscriptions, and interesting tidbits. The glossary in the back of the book is sure to clear up any confusion as far as terms the reader may not be familiar with.
  • Item #: 018613
    ISBN: 9780531159156
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  • Item #: 050045
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    This kit contains every kid's dream! Reading about ancient Egypt is one thing, but taking part in wrapping a mummy is another. Through this interactive set, children have the opportunity to wrap a mummy (8.5" x 2.75") and paint a sarcophagus (9.5"x 3.5"x 3") and canopic jars (2.25"x 4.5"). These objects are formed from durable cardboard—the same material as egg cartons. Included are seven acrylic colors and metallic paint, air dry clay, hieroglyphic stickers, rub-off stickers, paint brush, marker, sponge, sandpaper, and instructions and ideas for painting authentic Egyptian designs. Once the mummy is wrapped and placed in his newly-decorated sarcophagus, children can decorate the inside of the pyramid to display the finished collection. What more could kids want? – John

  • Item #: 039879
    ISBN: 9781402728808
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    This great book is much more than your typical dot-to-dot book. Every second page in the book is an interesting information page that shares facts about different aspects of Ancient Egypt. The info page has a small dot-to-dot activity, but then the following page has a larger picture. Some of the picture is already drawn and students connect the dots to finish it (dots usually go from 1-100 or so). The picture is also great for coloring once completed. About 38 info pages with corresponding dot-to-dot pictures are included. Includes info and pictures on the land, food, farming, transportation, government, family life, clothing, professions, and more. 80 pgs, pb. ~ Rachel

  • Item #: 000950
    ISBN: 9781942968993
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      The Gift of the Nile; City and the Desert; Hatshepsut; Akhenaten; Tutankhamun and Ramesses II.

  • Item #: 059816
    ISBN: 9780991367832
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  • Item #: 020657
    ISBN: 9781429679787
    Retail: $8.10
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  • Item #: 020665
    ISBN: 9781429679800
    Retail: $8.10
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  • Item #: 051244
    ISBN: 9781844769100
    Retail: $17.99
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  • Item #: 050199
    ISBN: 9780448419947
    Retail: $6.99
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    A coloring book filled with designs from Ancient Egypt to include people, floral arrangements, hieroglyphs, statues, animals and other designs. Some designs are very intricate but all allow for use of a variety of color combinations. Each of the 31 full-page designs are single-sided, allowing the artist to use any medium to color, including markers that may bleed through. Pages can be removed and displayed. pb. ~ Alissa

  • Item #: 060079
    ISBN: 9780545627399
    Retail: $12.99
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  • Item #: 008069
    ISBN: 9780743904292
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  • Item #: 052698
    ISBN: 9780823982363
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    Interesting and inexpensive, this little book is a good read! The information is well organized and easy for younger kids to follow. They will get a glimpse into how the pyramids were built, where they are located, what is inside, their purpose, and the Great Sphinx. The last pages are about how the pyramids were looted by thieves and the condition of the pyramids today. A glossary helps explain new words. 22 pgs, pb. ~ Sara

  • Item #: 032770
    ISBN: 9781426330421
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  • Item #: 011743
    ISBN: 9780531159378
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    A lot of the things we have today have Egyptian roots. Discover inventions, fashions, food, toys and games, and instruments that came from Egypt. Lots of pictures with captions accompany the text. Also included are a pronunciation guide, glossary, and a recipe. - Melissa

  • Item #: 011619
    ISBN: 9781465420480
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    72 pgs, paperback

  • Item #: 028865
    ISBN: 9781499801163
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  • Item #: 033063
    ISBN: 9780531167380
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  • Item #: 001908
    ISBN: 9781938554018
    Retail: $12.50
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    When delivering linen cloths to the palace in Ramses, Jarah learns that pharaoh has visitors who say that Yahweh is at work in Egypt. What could this mean and who are these visitors? Could the time of Israel’s deliverance be coming soon? Follow Jarah as she sees the mighty hand of God at work! 193 pp, sc.

  • Item #: 040190
    ISBN: 9781618890924
    Retail: $17.95
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