Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs

This is an introduction to the writing system of ancient Egypt and the language of hieroglyphic texts It contains twenty six lessons, exercises with answers , a list of hieroglyphic signs, and a dictionary, as well as twenty five essays on the most important aspects of ancient Egyptian history,

How to Read Egyptian Hieroglyphs: A Step-by-Step Guide to Teach Yourself

Hieroglyphs are pictures used as signs in writing When standing before an ancient tablet in a museum or visiting an Egyptian monument, we marvel at this unique writing and puzzle over its meaning Now, with the help of Egyptologists Mark Collier and Bill Manley, museum goers, tourists, and armchair

Ancient Egypt: An Illustrated Reference to the Myths, Religions, Pyramids and Temples of the Land of the Pharaohs

Discover the world s first civilization This beautiful volume is a fascinating guide to the myths, religions, pyramids, temples, and that make up the allure of ancient Egypt Readers will gain a unique understanding of this captivating culture through breathtaking, full color illustrations,

The Literature of Ancient Egypt: An Anthology of Stories, Instructions, Stelae, Autobiographies, and Poetry

The latest edition of this highly praised anthology of ancient Egyptian literature offers fresh translations of all the texts as well as some twenty five new entries, including writings from the late literature of the Demotic period at the end of classical Egyptian history The book also includes an