The Complete Temples of Ancient Egypt download free [PDF and Ebook] by Richard H. Wilkinson

The Complete Temples of Ancient Egypt download free [PDF and Ebook] by Richard H. Wilkinson year 2017
  • Book name: The Complete Temples of Ancient Egypt
  • Author: Richard H. Wilkinson
  • Release date: 2017/3/4
  • Publisher: THAMES & HUDSON LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9780500283967
  • Rating: 8.37 of 10
  • Votes: 737
  • Review by: Leanna Banda
  • Review rating: 9.25 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/18
  • Total pages: 256
  • Includes a PDF summary of 24 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The temples of ancient Egypt include the largest and some of the most impressive religious monuments the world has ever known. Mansions of the gods, models of Egypt and of the universe, focal points for worship, great treasure houses and islands of order in a cosmic ocean of chaos - the temples were all these things and more. Richard Wilkinson traces their development from the earliest times, looking at every aspect of their construction, decoration, symbolism and function. From the Delta to Nubia, all of Egypt's surviving temples - ranging from the gargantuan temple of Amun at Karnak, to minuscule shrines such as the oasis Oracle of Siwa, where Alexander went to hear himself proclaimed god - are discussed and illustrated here.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 11H56M48S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Religious Buildings, Ancient History: To C 500 CE, Egyptian Archaeology / Egyptology, Archaeology, History Of Architecture
  • Available formats: TXT, PDF, HTML, WORD, RTF, DOC, EPUB, TCR. Compressed in ZIP, LZ, DMG, CBZ, RAR, RPM
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 29.77 USD
  • Dimensions: 191x254x15.24mm
  • Weight: 920g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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