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Product Description: The pyramids of Giza have stood for more than four thousand years, fascinating generations around the world. We think of the pyramids as mysteries, but the stones, hieroglyphs, landscape, and even layers of sand and debris around them hold stories...read more

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9780226425696 | Univ of Chicago Pr, October 21, 2016, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: The pyramids of Giza have stood for more than four thousand years, fascinating generations around the world.

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Product Description: The royal mummies in the Cairo Museum are an important source of information about the lives of the ancient Egyptians. The remains of these pharaohs and queens can inform us about their age at death and medical conditions from which they may have suffered, as well as the mummification process and objects placed within the wrappings...read more

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9789774166730 | 1 edition (Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, December 30, 2015), cover price $59.95 | About this edition: The royal mummies in the Cairo Museum are an important source of information about the lives of the ancient Egyptians.

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Product Description: Penned by a scholar who was personally involved in research into the enigmatic young pharaoh, this comprehensive and fully illustrated new study reviews the current state of our knowledge about the life, death, and burial of Tutankhamun in light of the latest investigations and newest technology...read more

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9789774166372 | Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, December 15, 2013, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Penned by a scholar who was personally involved in research into the enigmatic young pharaoh, this comprehensive and fully illustrated new study reviews the current state of our knowledge about the life, death, and burial of Tutankhamun in light of the latest investigations and newest technology.

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Product Description: Single copy of the Spanish edition of King Tut. Uncover the mysteries of the life and death of the Egyptian King Tut with modern scientists.

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9781285412733, titled "El rey Tutankamón / King Tut" | Cengage Learning, March 15, 2013, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Single copy of the Spanish edition of King Tut.

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Product Description: This richly illustrated publication presents the great archaeological discoveries of Egypt. The decipherment of hieroglyphics and the reconstruction of the history of the Pharaohs are shown through original documents and observations by some of the most famous Egyptologists of the present and the past...read more

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9788857208343 | Slp edition (Skira, October 16, 2012), cover price $105.00 | About this edition: This richly illustrated publication presents the great archaeological discoveries of Egypt.

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Product Description: Newly-Discovered Statues From Giza, 1990-2009 shares the exciting story of the discovery of many unique statues during the excavations of Dr. Zahi Hawass from 1990 through 2009. Royal and private sculptures, dating from the Old Kingdom through the New Kingdom, are represented, including a statue of King Menkaure and a statue of Per-ni-ankhu, a dwarf...read more

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9789777045872, titled "Newly-Discovered Statues from Giza 1990-2009: 1990-2009" | Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, June 25, 2012, cover price $39.50 | About this edition: Newly-Discovered Statues From Giza, 1990-2009 shares the exciting story of the discovery of many unique statues during the excavations of Dr.

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Product Description: From loutish behavior in Ramesside Egypt to insularity and island identity in the desert oases, from late Predynastic offering tables to Sixth Dynasty royal women, this collection of scholarly essays explores diverse subjects brought together to celebrate the contributions to Egyptology by Dr Kent Weeks, American University in Cairo Professor Emeritus and the eminent Egyptologist whose work in the Valley of the Kings and other important sites has advanced the body of knowledge immeasurably...read more
By Zahi Hawass (editor) and Salima Ikram (editor)

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9789777043779 | Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, September 15, 2011, cover price $34.50 | About this edition: From loutish behavior in Ramesside Egypt to insularity and island identity in the desert oases, from late Predynastic offering tables to Sixth Dynasty royal women, this collection of scholarly essays explores diverse subjects brought together to celebrate the contributions to Egyptology by Dr Kent Weeks, American University in Cairo Professor Emeritus and the eminent Egyptologist whose work in the Valley of the Kings and other important sites has advanced the body of knowledge immeasurably.

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Product Description: No other manmade monuments command such curiosity, awe, and veneration as the pyramids of Egypt. Recent discoveries have shed new light on these mysterious ancient wonders, and this volume presents all the most important pyramids and the great Memphite necropolises in an exhaustive text that draws on the latest excavations and studies...read more
By Laura Accomazzo (editor), Valeria Manferto De Fabianis (editor) and Zahi Hawass (editor)

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9788854406070 | White Star Editions, September 6, 2011, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: No other manmade monuments command such curiosity, awe, and veneration as the pyramids of Egypt.

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Product Description: One of the highlights of a visit to the temple of Horus at Edfu, halfway between Luxor and Aswan in Upper Egypt, is the famed Sound & Light Show, a spectacular show of music, historical narration , and lights and images played on the ancient temple facade and inside the columned courtyards and hallways...read more
By Zahi Hawass and Sherif Sonbol (photographer)

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9789776389007 | Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, March 15, 2011, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: One of the highlights of a visit to the temple of Horus at Edfu, halfway between Luxor and Aswan in Upper Egypt, is the famed Sound & Light Show, a spectacular show of music, historical narration , and lights and images played on the ancient temple facade and inside the columned courtyards and hallways.
9780201633573, titled "Firewalls and Internet Security: Repelling the Wily Hacker" | Addison-Wesley, April 1, 1994, cover price $36.95 | also contains Firewalls and Internet Security: Repelling the Wily Hacker

By Zahi Hawass and Sandro Vannini (photographer)

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9789774164385 | Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, February 1, 2011, cover price $9.95

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Product Description: These scholarly essays by leading Egyptian Egyptologists discuss the building and contents of the Egyptian Museum, the origins and evolution of the Egyptian language and writing system, the glory days of Egypt's various periods, kingdoms, and pharaohs, and the important archaeological discoveries under the water of Abu Qir Bay...read more
By Zahi Hawass (introduced by)

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9789774379260 | Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, February 1, 2011, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: These scholarly essays by leading Egyptian Egyptologists discuss the building and contents of the Egyptian Museum, the origins and evolution of the Egyptian language and writing system, the glory days of Egypt's various periods, kingdoms, and pharaohs, and the important archaeological discoveries under the water of Abu Qir Bay.

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Product Description: From a boat ritual of King Mentuhotep Nebhepetra to miniature royal sarcophagi from South Abydos.

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9789777040846 | Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, February 1, 2011, cover price $59.50 | About this edition: From a boat ritual of King Mentuhotep Nebhepetra to miniature royal sarcophagi from South Abydos.

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Product Description: From the female clergy during the New Kingdom to the significance of the semi-precious stone carnelian in Egyptian royal jewelry.For centuries, Egyptian civilization and its antiquities have inspired passionate interest. Archaeologists, engineers, astronomers, poets, painters, people of different cultures, and travelers have been riveted by Egypt's ancient monuments...read more
By Peter Der Manuelian (editor) and Zahi Hawass (editor)

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9789777040877 | Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, February 1, 2011, cover price $34.50 | About this edition: From the female clergy during the New Kingdom to the significance of the semi-precious stone carnelian in Egyptian royal jewelry.

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Product Description: From the spread of Christianity in Egypt to the chapel types in the Teti cemetery at Saqqara.
By Susanne Binder (editor), Zahi Hawass (introduced by), Ann Mcfarlane (editor) and Alexandra Woods (editor)

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9789774798450 | Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, February 1, 2011, cover price $59.50 | About this edition: From the spread of Christianity in Egypt to the chapel types in the Teti cemetery at Saqqara.

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Product Description: One of the foremost experts on Old Kingdom tombs looks at the burial chamber, its significance, and preparation, concluding that the "house of death is for life." The Egyptian tomb was not considered simply as a grave for burying the corpse of a dead person, but rather as a house of eternity in which the deceased would spend an everlasting life...read more
By Zahi Hawass (introduced by) and Naguib Kanawati

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9789774797934 | Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, February 1, 2011, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: One of the foremost experts on Old Kingdom tombs looks at the burial chamber, its significance, and preparation, concluding that the "house of death is for life.

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Product Description: The essays in this volume cover a diverse array of topics, including glazed pottery and glass unearthed in Raya and al-Tur, excavations and preservation work carried out in Alexandria between 2007 and 2008, and the diagnosis of pigment materials affected by air pollution.
By Zahi Hawass (editor)

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9789777041034 | Bilingual edition (Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, February 1, 2011), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The essays in this volume cover a diverse array of topics, including glazed pottery and glass unearthed in Raya and al-Tur, excavations and preservation work carried out in Alexandria between 2007 and 2008, and the diagnosis of pigment materials affected by air pollution.
9789773059101 | Mul edition (Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, May 1, 2008), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: This volume reports on the latest excavations and restorations .
9789774374708 | Mul edition (Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, March 1, 2008), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Contributors: Muhammad Ali Abd al-Hafiz, Hisham bin-Muhammad Ali bin-Hasan Ajimi, Khaled Muhammad Azab, Gamal al-Busaili, Muhammad al-Sayyid Hamdi, Zahi Hawass, Angela Milward Jones, Mutsuo Kawatoko, Al-Mustafa Muhammad al-Kharrat, Sami Saleh Abd al-Malik, Mahmud Abd al-Basit Muhammad, Stéphane Pradines, Ibrahim Subhi.

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Product Description: Fully illustrated in color, this book gives an overview of all the historical sites in and around Alexandria, from the earliest Ptolemaic remains submerged under the sea, through the Greco-Roman catacombs, to the Jewish, Christian, and Islamic landmarks of the city...read more

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9789774791857 | Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, December 30, 2010, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Fully illustrated in color, this book gives an overview of all the historical sites in and around Alexandria, from the earliest Ptolemaic remains submerged under the sea, through the Greco-Roman catacombs, to the Jewish, Christian, and Islamic landmarks of the city.

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Product Description: A visit to the magnificent Pyramids of Giza, the one remaining Wonder of the ancient world, is incomplete without enjoying the performance of the spectacular Sound & Light Show of music, historical narration, and lights and images played out on the ancient stones themselves...read more
By Zahi Hawass (introduced by)

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9789771780274 | Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, September 15, 2010, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A visit to the magnificent Pyramids of Giza, the one remaining Wonder of the ancient world, is incomplete without enjoying the performance of the spectacular Sound & Light Show of music, historical narration, and lights and images played out on the ancient stones themselves.

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Product Description: A visit to the remote and imposing temples of Abu Simbel in Egypt’s far south, is incomplete without enjoying the performance of the spectacular Sound & Light Show of music, historical narration, and lights and images played out on the ancient stones themselves...read more
By Zahi Hawass (introduced by)

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9789771780281 | Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, September 15, 2010, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A visit to the remote and imposing temples of Abu Simbel in Egypt’s far south, is incomplete without enjoying the performance of the spectacular Sound & Light Show of music, historical narration, and lights and images played out on the ancient stones themselves.
9780192832108, titled "Silas Marner: The Weaver of Raveloe" | Oxford Univ Pr, September 1, 1996, cover price $4.95 | also contains Silas Marner: The Weaver of Raveloe | About this edition: The lonely life of a miserly recluse is changed when he takes in an orphaned girl and raises her as his own daughter

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Product Description: In more than 30 essays in two volumes, leading archaeologist Egyptologists examine topics ranging from date stones to insects, from footwear to flour production, relating to sites and finds from all parts of Egypt, in an important collection dedicated to the work and career of a much respected archaeologist...read more
By Aidan Dodson (editor), Zahi Hawass (foreword by) and Salima Ikram (editor)

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9789774792489 | Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, September 1, 2010, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: In more than 30 essays in two volumes, leading archaeologist Egyptologists examine topics ranging from date stones to insects, from footwear to flour production, relating to sites and finds from all parts of Egypt, in an important collection dedicated to the work and career of a much respected archaeologist.

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Product Description: One of the highlights of a visit to the historic monuments of Luxor, ancient Thebes, is the famed Sound & Light Show in the great temple complex of Karnak. As visitors arrive after sunset at the first pylon and walk through the magnificent hypostyle hall, they are treated to the first part of this spectacular show of music, historical narration, and lights and images played on the ancient walls...read more

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9789771773429 | Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, March 1, 2010, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: One of the highlights of a visit to the historic monuments of Luxor, ancient Thebes, is the famed Sound & Light Show in the great temple complex of Karnak.

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Product Description: Illuminates the intriguing and mysterious landscape of Thebes and the lives of the nobles who lived there in Egypt's Golden Age. The foothills of the Theban massif, not far from Egypt’s Valley of the Kings, are filled with hundreds of impressive tombs from the New Kingdom belonging to the people who served the pharaohs...read more
By Zahi Hawass and Sandro Vannini (photographer)

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9780500051597 | Thames & Hudson, November 23, 2009, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Illuminates the intriguing and mysterious landscape of Thebes and the lives of the nobles who lived there in Egypt's Golden Age.

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Product Description: The ancient Egyptians were the first to examine the afterlife in a book composed between 1567 and 1085 BC. This collection of funerary texts has historically been referred to as the Book of the Dead or Book of Going Forth by Day. For the Egyptians, the Book of the Dead was a vital part of the quest for immortality...read more

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9781555953157 | Hudson Hills Pr, July 9, 2009, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: The ancient Egyptians were the first to examine the afterlife in a book composed between 1567 and 1085 BC.

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Product Description: This beautifully produced new paperback edition of Silent Images explores a puzzling contradiction: Despite the multitude of artifacts and texts that have come to us from ancient Egypt, much still remains obscure regarding the lives of women...read more
By Zahi Hawass and Suzanne Mubarak (foreword by)

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9789774162022 | Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, March 30, 2009, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This beautifully produced new paperback edition of Silent Images explores a puzzling contradiction: Despite the multitude of artifacts and texts that have come to us from ancient Egypt, much still remains obscure regarding the lives of women.

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