Tutankhamun The Secrets of the Tomb and the Life of the Pharaohs by Jaromir Malek
  

Synopsis

Tutankhamun The Secrets of the Tomb and the Life of the Pharaohs by Jaromir Malek

The discovery of the tomb of King Tutankhamun by Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon in 1922 remains the most important find in the history of Egyptian archeology. In this folder, readers young and old can find out in a 32-page book how the Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon made their amazing discovery. Together with a fully-illustrated, double-sided poster crammed with facts, figures and information on the Pharaohs', the folder also contains 15 items of facsimile memorabilia from the excavation itself, including diaries, sketches and intricate studies of the tomb's treasures.

About the Author

Jaromir Malek is an Egyptologist and Keeper of the Archives at the Griffith Institute at the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford, England. He has written a number of books including The Cultural Atlas of Ancient Egypt (with John Baines) and The Treasures of Tutankhamun (Andre Deutsch 2006). He lives in Oxford, England.

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Book Info

Format

Mixed media product
Contains Paperback and Poster and 15 Other merchandise
32 pages

Author

Jaromir Malek
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Publisher

Carlton Books Ltd

Publication date

1st October 2007

ISBN

9781844421503


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