Discovering Ancient Egypt

Exploring Ancient Civilizations

The world of mummies, pharaohs, and pyramids leaps off the pages of this upper elementary guide to ancient Egyptian civilization. Readers will discover the history and culture of ancient Egypt, from the earliest settlers of the Nile to the final dynasty of Antony and Cleopatra. Egypt's most famous inventions--including papyrus, hieroglyphs, and the 365-day calendar--are presented along with facts about its pantheon of deities and highly organized class system. A final discussion of how modern culture continues to benefit from its techniques and styles is sure to make readers want to delve deeper into the world of ancient Egypt.

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Reading Level: 5

Interest Level: 5-8

Product type : Library Bound Book
ISBN : 978-1-6227-5830-2
Author : Erin Staley
Copyright : 2015
Language : English
Category : Ancient Civilizations
Pages : 48
Trim : 6 1/2" x 9 1/8"
GRL : W
Dewey : 932.01
Subject : Ancient Civilizations
Binding : Library
BISAC : JNF025020
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