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Lynnae Failla's LibGuide- Writing in Ancient Civilizations: Ancient Egypt

Ancient Egypt

Hieroglyphs

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Hieroglyphs, the writing of ancient Egypt     
      Call #: 493 KAT Katan, Norma Jean.
Published 1981
Introduces hieroglyphs commonly found on tombs, statues, funerary objects, and amulets.

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ANCIENT EGYPT.     
     Call #: 932 HAM HAMILTON, R.
Published 2007
Provides a history of Egypt and its culture.

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The ancient Egyptians     
      Call #: 932 MAR Marston, Elsa.
Series: Cultures of the past
Published 1996
Introduces the customs, important events, religions, and famous people of ancient Egypt and includes a timeline of the Egyptian dynasties.

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Mummies, tombs, and treasure : secrets of Ancient Egypt     
      Call #: 932 PER Perl, Lila.
Published 1987
Examines the mummies and tombs of ancient Egypt.

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EGYPT.     
      Call #: 962 SIM Simmons, Walter
Published 2010
Explore the culture and geography of Egypt.

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Ms. Frizzle's adventures : ancient Egypt     
      Call #: 932 COL Cole, Joanna.
Published 2001
Follow Ms. Frizzle and her class on their field trip to ancient Egypt.

Just for Fun!

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The Egypt Game     
      Call #: FIC SNY Snyder, Zilpha Keatley.
  Published 1986
  A group of children, entranced with the study of Egypt, are visited by a secret oracle, become involved in a murder, and befriend the Professor.

 

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The Egyptian Cinderella     
      Call #: 398.2 CLI Climo, Shirley.
Published 1992
In this version of Cinderella set in Egypt in the sixth century B.C., Rhodopes, a slave girl, eventually comes to be chosen by the Pharaoh to be his queen.

 

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The Curse of the Cheese Pyramid     
      Call #: FIC STI
Series: Geronimo Stilton ; #2
Published 2004
Mouse journalist Geronimo Stilton gets the chance of a lifetime when he is sent to Egypt to interview an archeologist and learns a secret about the Seven Wonders of the Ancient Mouse World.