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The Resource 1,000 facts about ancient Egypt, Nancy Honovich ; foreword by Dr. Jennifer Houser Wegner

1,000 facts about ancient Egypt, Nancy Honovich ; foreword by Dr. Jennifer Houser Wegner

Label
1,000 facts about ancient Egypt
Title
1,000 facts about ancient Egypt
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Honovich ; foreword by Dr. Jennifer Houser Wegner
Title variation
  • Thousand facts about ancient Egypt
  • One thousand facts about ancient Egypt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Illustrated children's reference book about ancient Egypt. Includes mummies, pyramids, pharaohs, hieroglyphs, gods, history, and more
  • Mummies, pyramids, pharaohs, King Tut! Kids everywhere are fascinated by the wonders of ancient Egypt, and this colorful reference book is jam-packed with 1,000 fascinating facts. From the Great Pyramid and the Valley of the Kings to the Nile River and Cleopatra, discover all you have ever wanted to know about this ancient civilization. Unearth ancient hieroglyphs and their meanings; find out what was in King Tut's tomb; and get insights about the science of mummification. Learn about ancient Egyptian gods and famous pharaohs, and follow Egypt's battles for power in the world. After this deep dive into Egyptology, you'll be able to dazzle your friends and family with your newfound knowledge
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Honovich, Nancy
Dewey number
932
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1090
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
DT49
LC item number
.H66 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
National Geographic kids
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
Target audience
juvenile
Label
1,000 facts about ancient Egypt, Nancy Honovich ; foreword by Dr. Jennifer Houser Wegner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"National Geographic Kids" -- Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
10 fast facts -- Land of ancient Egypt -- Number crunching -- Gods and goddesses -- Nile river -- King Tutankhamun -- Making mummies -- Pyramids -- Fashion and style -- Religion and ritual -- Daily life -- Famous pharoahs -- More about mummies -- Diseases and cures -- Jewelry -- Female rulers -- Jobs -- Animals -- Celebrations -- Farming -- Arts -- Inventions -- Government -- Food -- Temples -- Design -- Hatshepsut -- Games and pastimes -- Trade and commerce -- Royal life -- Pop culture -- Hieroglyphs -- Ancient beauty -- Weapons, warriors, and war -- Sphinxes -- Amazing finds -- Crime and punishment -- Lost cities -- Fall of Ancient Egypt -- Egyptology -- Glossary -- Tomb of Seti I -- Timeline -- Dynasties and rulers
Control code
on1035802322
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9781426332739
Lccn
2018031312
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a621376
  • (OCoLC)1035802322
Label
1,000 facts about ancient Egypt, Nancy Honovich ; foreword by Dr. Jennifer Houser Wegner
Publication
Note
"National Geographic Kids" -- Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
10 fast facts -- Land of ancient Egypt -- Number crunching -- Gods and goddesses -- Nile river -- King Tutankhamun -- Making mummies -- Pyramids -- Fashion and style -- Religion and ritual -- Daily life -- Famous pharoahs -- More about mummies -- Diseases and cures -- Jewelry -- Female rulers -- Jobs -- Animals -- Celebrations -- Farming -- Arts -- Inventions -- Government -- Food -- Temples -- Design -- Hatshepsut -- Games and pastimes -- Trade and commerce -- Royal life -- Pop culture -- Hieroglyphs -- Ancient beauty -- Weapons, warriors, and war -- Sphinxes -- Amazing finds -- Crime and punishment -- Lost cities -- Fall of Ancient Egypt -- Egyptology -- Glossary -- Tomb of Seti I -- Timeline -- Dynasties and rulers
Control code
on1035802322
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9781426332739
Lccn
2018031312
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a621376
  • (OCoLC)1035802322

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