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Uncovering the Culture of Ancient Egypt
Book Reviewby Alix Wood

Uncovering the Culture of Ancient Egypt

Uncovering the Culture of Ancient Egypt by Alix Wood is a part of the Archaeology and Ancient Cultures series. It is designed for younger, elementary school-aged children aiming to pique their interest in and educate them about ancient cultures...
The Culture of the Qin and Han Dynasties of China
Book Reviewby Vic Kovacs

The Culture of the Qin and Han Dynasties of China

The Culture of the Qin and Han Dynasties of China by Vic Kovaks is a part of the Ancient Cultures and Civilizations series. It is designed for younger children aiming to pique their interest in and educate them about ancient cultures...
Uncovering the Culture of Ancient Mesopotamia (Archaeology and Ancient Cultures)
Book Reviewby Alix Wood

Uncovering the Culture of Ancient Mesopotamia (Archaeology and Ancient Cultures)

Uncovering the Culture of Ancient Mesopotamia by Alix Wood is a part of the Archaeology and Ancient Cultures series. It is designed for younger children aiming to pique their interest in and educate them about ancient cultures. The book...
Uncovering the Culture of Ancient India
Book Reviewby Alix Wood

Uncovering the Culture of Ancient India

Uncovering the Culture of Ancient India is a book published by Alix Wood Books that belongs to a series about ancient Britain, Egypt, Greece, India, Mesopotamia and Peru. This series of books has been made to create an interest in children...
Egyptian Art
Book Reviewby Bill Manley

Egyptian Art

Ancient Egyptian art is as recognizable as that of ancient Egypt's most enduring monuments, the Pyramids of Giza. Elegant forms clothed in bright colors, pleasant scenes of the populace active in industry or enjoying leisure, and symbols...
Medieval Islamic Medicine
Book Reviewby Peter E. Pormann and Emilie Savage-Smith

Medieval Islamic Medicine

Something of a truth I find in most books is that the implied themes almost always impart the more powerful lessons, and it is definitely true of Medieval Islamic Medicine. The importance of this book is difficult to quantify, as it is...
Battling the Gods: Atheism in the Ancient World
Book Reviewby Tim Whitmarsh

Battling the Gods: Atheism in the Ancient World

Ever since the beginning of time people all over the world have worshipped something more than themselves. Ancient history is peppered with temples, mausoleums, maraes, and pyramids that pronounce the presence of the dominant gods to the...
The Greeks in Asia
Book Reviewby John Boardman

The Greeks in Asia

Written by Britain's most esteemed historian of ancient Greek art and culture, Dr. John Boardman's The Greeks in Asia surveys the historical and cultural influence of the ancient Greeks in the Near East, the Indian Subcontinent, and Central...
Uncovering the Culture of Ancient Peru
Book Reviewby Alix Wood Books

Uncovering the Culture of Ancient Peru

Uncovering the culture of Ancient Peru is a book by Alix Wood that is part of a series about ancient Britain, Egypt, Greece, India, Mesopotamia, and Peru. The aim of this series is to get children interested in ancient cultures, archaeology...
The Complete Temples of Ancient Egypt
Book Reviewby Richard H. Wilkinson

The Complete Temples of Ancient Egypt

The Complete Temples of Ancient Egypt by Richard H. Wilkinson surveys the spectrum of ancient Egyptian religious architecture from the genesis of written records through the reign of Emperor Hadrian (r. 117-138 CE). Concisely written and...
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