Treasures of Ancient Egypt: The Collection of the Egyptian Museum in Cairo

Treasures of Ancient Egypt The Collection of the Egyptian Museum in Cairo This volume provides visitors to the Egyptian Museum in Cairo with color maps indicating the best itineraries to follow in order to see and enjoy the unrivalled collections Clear and concise texts rec

  • Title: Treasures of Ancient Egypt: The Collection of the Egyptian Museum in Cairo
  • Author: Alessandro Bongioanni Zahi A. Hawass Alessia Amenta Araldo De Luca Maria Sole Croce Silvia Einaudi Daniela Comand Marcella Trapani
  • ISBN: 9788854008342
  • Page: 407
  • Format: Paperback
  • This volume provides visitors to the Egyptian Museum in Cairo with color maps indicating the best itineraries to follow in order to see and enjoy the unrivalled collections Clear and concise texts recount ancient Egypt s history and culture and include detailed descriptions of over 570 finds reproduced here in color photos The preface by Egypt s leading archaeologist, DrThis volume provides visitors to the Egyptian Museum in Cairo with color maps indicating the best itineraries to follow in order to see and enjoy the unrivalled collections Clear and concise texts recount ancient Egypt s history and culture and include detailed descriptions of over 570 finds reproduced here in color photos The preface by Egypt s leading archaeologist, Dr Zahi Hawass, orients the visitor to the treasures of a unique civilization.

    One thought on “Treasures of Ancient Egypt: The Collection of the Egyptian Museum in Cairo”

    1. This is a pretty nifty little book, and that is just a phrase because even though the book itself is not that large, it is very very heavy. The entire book is mostly images, which is exactly what you would want in a book on the treasures of Egypt. It is peppered with small narratives on each item. I wish there was actually more information on the items but I can understand there is limited space when there are so many items to include in this book. I would definitely recommend this as a great vi [...]

    2. Color photos of artifacts in the Cairo Museum, with short descriptions. Beautiful photos, but the text is inaccurate and the proofreading is some of the worst I've ever seen.

    3. A wonderful introduction to the wealth of artifacts contained in the Egyptian Museum. The photos, while I'm sure they can't do entire justice to their subjects, are supurb.

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