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Contains 600 entries covering the prehistoric, predynastic, and dynastic phases of ancient Egypt within the context of its contiguous and sometimes conquering neighbors, tracing its history through the Islamic conquest of 642 CE, with the focus on dynastic Egypt. Treats all branches of Egyptology: archaeology, anthropology, architecture, linguistics, literary studies, epigraphy, papyrology, history, art history, religion, economics, ecology, geomorphology, and the life sciences.
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Oxford University Press
2005, York]:, University, Egypt, Press, BC, BC-638, 0195102347, Redford, Oxford, Donald, AD, 0195187652, Ancient, 332, Encyclopedia, Encyclopedias, B, Civilization, Antiquities, [New, 9780195187656