By John Romer
This definitive, multi-volume background of the world's first identified kingdom finds that a lot of what we have now been taught approximately historic Egypt is the made of narrow-minded visions of the past
Drawing on a life of study, John Romer chronicles the heritage of historical Egypt from the development of the good Pyramid during the upward thrust and fall of the center country: a height of Pharaonic tradition and the interval while writing first flourished. He unearths how the grand narratives of 19th and twentieth-century Egyptologists have misled us through portraying a tradition of merciless monarchs and persistent conflict. as a substitute, dependent partly on discoveries of the prior 20 years, this remarkable account exhibits what we will particularly study from the remainder structure, items and writing: a heritage according to actual reality.
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A History of Ancient Egypt, Volume 2: From the Great Pyramid to the Fall of the Middle Kingdom by John Romer