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Encounters with Ancient Egypt
ENCOUNTERS WITH ANCIENT EGYPT
Edited by Peter J. Ucko
978-1-59874-209-1 Paperback £141.50
The complete set of the eight volumes in this series, each of which is listed below and is for sale separately.
ANCIENT EGYPT IN AFRICA
Edited by David O'Connor & Andrew Reid
978-1-59874-205-3 Paperback £24.95
Examines the neglected field of contact and interaction between Egypt and other early African cultures.
ANCIENT PERSPECTIVES ON EGYPT
Edited by Roger Matthews & Cornelia Roemer
978-1-59874-204-6 Paperback £24.95
Assesses the significance of Egypt within the settings of its past, from later prehistory, through to the earliest literate eras of interaction with Mesopotamia and the Levant, the Aegean, Greece and Rome, based on both archaeological and documentary evidence.
CONSUMING ANCIENT EGYPT
Edited by Michael Rice & Sally McDonald
978-1-59874-203-9 Paperback £24.95
Presents the ways in which Ancient Egypt interacts with the living world, in architecture, museums, the acquisition of souvenirs and reproductions. design, and the perpetual appeal of the mummy.
Edited by Jean-Marcel Humbert & Clifford Price
978-1-59874-201-5 Paperback £24.95
Analysis of the use and adaptation of ancient Egyptian architecture in modern times.
Edited by Stephen Quirke & David O'Connor
978-1-59874-207-7 Paperback £24.95
Provides an account both of two types of encounter between Egypt and foreign lands: those that actually occurred and those created by the Egyptian invention of imaginary lands.
"NEVER HAD THE LIKE OCCURRED"
Egypt's View of Its Past, Second Edition
978-1-59874-206-0 Paperback £24.95
Examines Ancient Egypt's multifaceted encounters with its own past and provides a case study of how civilizations may view and utilize their past.
VIEWS OF ANCIENT EGYPT SINCE NAPOLEON BONAPARTE
Imperialism, Colonialism and Modern Appropriations
Edited by David Jeffreys
978-1-59874-202-2 Paperback £24.95
This book examines the status of Egypt both as an example of traditional Asian scholarship and as an ancient model of imperialism, using a combination of case studies and discursive chapters.
THE WISDOM OF EGYPT
Changing Visions Through the Ages
Edited by Peter J. Ucko & T.C. Champion
978-1-59874-208-4 Paperback £24.95
Examines the sources of evidence about Ancient Egypt available to scholars, and the changing visions of Egypt that they produced from the Classical world, through Europe and the Arabic worlds in the Middle Ages, to writers of the Renaissance, to the work of scholars and scientists of Early Modern Europe.