Death and burial in ancient Egypt /

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Author / Creator: Ikram, Salima.
Format: Book
Language:English
Imprint: Harlow : Longman, 2003.
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Summary:In Ancient Egypt, how you died was as important as how you lived. This book covers all aspects of death including burial in a specially-prepared tomb. The mummification process is explored in detail.
Physical Description:x, 241 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-231) and index.
ISBN:0582772168
Author Notes:Salima Ikram is a leading expert on mummies, animals, food and funerary archaeology in ancient Egypt. A Professor in Egyptology at the American University in Cairo, she is also a field archaeologist. She has excavated and worked in the Valley of the Kings, around Karnak Temple, at Saqqara, Dahshur, Kharga Oasis, and Abu Sir