The Egyptians by John Malam
  

Synopsis

The Egyptians by John Malam

Through examining primary evidence, such as hieroglyphs, pottery, jewellery, buildings and artefacts, the reader will be introduced to each historical age. Find out why Egyptian men and women wore wigs, how they preserved dead bodies and about hieroglyphic writing. Do the multiple choice quiz at the end to find out what you have learnt.

About the Author

John Malam studied Ancient History and Archaeology at the University of Birmingham, after which he worked as an archaeologist at the Ironbridge Gorge Museum in Shropshire. He is now an author specialising in information books for children. John also writes a weekly children's book review column for the Manchester Evening News. He lives in Cheshire with his wife, a book designer, and their two children.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

John Malam
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Publisher

Wayland (Publishers) Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

9th February 2012

ISBN

9780750267632


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