World History: Ancient Egypt: The Land of Pyramids and Pharaohs, 1st Edition

  • Nicole Horning
  • Published By: Lucent Press (Rosen)
  • ISBN-10: 1534562478
  • ISBN-13: 9781534562479
  • DDC: 932
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 10th Grade
  • 104 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released August 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Ancient Egypt is one of the most widely studied historical civilizations. Readers are introduced to important facts about ancient Egypt and the ways ancient Egyptians influenced the world for thousands of years. Readers explore this complex culture through accessible text, annotated quotations from historians, vibrant photographs and historical images, and enlightening sidebars. Readers may know about Egypt’s pyramids and pharaohs from their history classes, but they will enjoy learning lesser-known stories of this amazing part of the ancient world.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Setting the Scene: A Timeline.
Introduction: Opposing Viewpoints of Ancient Egypt.
1: Egypt's Beginnings.
2: Pyramid Building.
3: Reunification of Egypt.
4: The Creation of an Empire.
5: The New Kingdom.
6: Religious Reform.
7: Egypt's New Enemies.
8: Epilogue: The End of the Pharaohs.
For More Information.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.