By John Romer
This definitive, multi-volume historical past of the world's first identified country finds that a lot of what we've got been taught approximately historic Egypt is the made of narrow-minded visions of the past
Drawing on a life of learn, John Romer chronicles the background of old Egypt from the development of the nice Pyramid in the course of the upward push and fall of the center country: a top of Pharaonic tradition and the interval while writing first flourished. He finds how the grand narratives of 19th and twentieth-century Egyptologists have misled us by means of portraying a tradition of merciless monarchs and protracted struggle. as a substitute, established partly on discoveries of the previous twenty years, this awesome account exhibits what we will be able to particularly examine from the remainder structure, items and writing: a background according to actual reality.
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