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This guide will help you find materials on Ancient Egypt at the Vancouver Public Library.
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Introduction

This guide is designed to help you begin your research on Ancient Egypt, and use library resources effectively. Information on Ancient Egypt may be found on several floors of the Vancouver Public Library, including Level 6 (Fine Arts and History) and Level 3 (Literature and Social Science). Please ask the Information staff if you need help.

Mrs. and Mr. Arthur Lewis Sifton in Egypt

 

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The British Museum Timeline of the Ancient World : Mesopotamia, Egypt, Greece, Rome - Hoare, Katharine
Call Number: 930 W75b
ISBN: 1403966095
Based on the unmatched collection of antiquities in the British Museum and the Museum's own Timeline Project, this authoritative reference book and timeline for readers of all ages spans the period from the earliest Neolithic settlements in 5000-6000 BC to the end of the Roman Empire.

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The Complete Royal Families of Ancient Egypt - Dodson, Aidan
Call Number: 932 D64c REF
ISBN: 0500051283
This groundbreaking book illuminates the lives of some 1,300 kings, queens, princes, and princesses of ancient Egypt, unraveling family relationships and exploring the parts they played in politics, cultural life, and religion.

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The Egyptian Pyramids A Comprehensive, Illustrated Reference - Lepre, J. P.
Call Number: 932 L59e REF
ISBN: 0899504612
Contains facts on each of the 42 pharaohs and the monuments they constructed. Includes all elements of each pyramid complex that has been discovered, and whether or not a sarcophagus and mummy has been located. Includes many essays and commentaries.

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The Penguin Historical Atlas of Ancient Civilizations - Haywood, John
Call Number: 911.3 H42p
ISBN: 0141014482
For information on Ancient Egypt see chapters : - Predynastic Egypt- Old Kingdom Egypt- Middle Kingdom Egypt- New Kingdom Egypt

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The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Ancient Egypt - Wilkinson, Toby A. H.
Call Number: 932.03 W68t
ISBN: 0500051372
An indispensable guide to the greatest civilization of the ancient world that will appeal equally to the general reader, scholars and students, and travellers to the Nile.

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World eras. Volume 5 : ancient Egypt, 2615-332 B.C.E.
Call Number: EBook
ISBN: 9780787645052
Examines major civilizations that have flourished from antiquity to modern times, with a global perspective and a strong emphasis on daily life and social history. This volume provides in-depth coverage of ancient Egypt, 2615-332 B.C.E.

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