Times book of Egypt

  • 137 Pages
  • 1.98 MB
  • English
The Times publishing company, ltd. , London
British -- Egypt., E



Statementreprinted from the Egypt number published on 26 January 1937.
LC ClassificationsDT100 .T5
The Physical Object
Pagination137 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6366064M
LC Control Number38004532

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Book of the Dead, ancient Egyptian collection of mortuary texts made up of spells or magic formulas, placed in tombs and believed to protect and aid the deceased in the hereafter.

Probably compiled and reedited during the 16th century bce, the collection included Coffin Texts dating from c. bce, Pyramid Texts dating from c. bce, and other writings. EGYPT, famous for its pyramids and the Nile River, was the first world power of Bible history. Under its shadow the nation of Israel was formed.

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