Publisher description for Egypt / Stephen Krensky.

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Examines life in ancient Egypt, including the importance of the Nile River, and the daily life of both nobles and commoners. Several major pharaohs are discussed, as well as various Gods and religious beliefs, especially those having to do with preparing the body for the afterlife. Hieroglyphics are included, and a sidebar highlights the discovery of the Rosetta Stone.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Egypt Civilization To 332 B, C, Juvenile literature