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Title Egypt uncovered [videorecording]

Imprint West Long Beach, NJ : Kultur, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS AV Material  DVD 932 Egypt    ---  DUE 12-19-19 Billed
Description 2 videodiscs (247 min) ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Disc 1. Chaos and kings. Chaos and order ; Compiling the first history ; The early Egyptians ; The Nile ; Upper Egypt: Hierakonpolis ; Lower Egypt: Buto ; Union of the two kingdoms ; Royal graveyard at Abydos ; Memphis ; The emergence of the pharaohs -- The resurrection machine. Concept of the pyramids ; The step pyramid of Djoser at Saqqara ; Royal Graveyard at Abydos ; Stone monuments at Saqqara ; The false pyramid, the bent pyramid, and the red pyramid at Dashur ; The pyramids at Giza ; The pyramid builders ; The forgotten pyramids of Abusir ; The Valley of the Kings at Thebes ; The pyramids in Nubia ; Kushite Pyramids -- Age of gold. King Tutankhamun's tomb ; The Hyksos ; Kyksos Palace at Avaris ; The Kingdom of Kush ; Ahmose I: The New Kingdom ; The Minoan Alliance ; Kerma ; The conquest of Kush ; Nubian gold ; Amenhotep III ; Common tomb at Thebes ; Royal Tomb of Seti I ; War with the Hittites ; Plunder of the royal tombs.
Disc 2. Deities and demons. Early deities ; The Egyptian Creation myth ; Ra: the Sun God ; Amun-Ra ; Atshepsut ; Birthing rituals ; Isis and Osiris ; Amulets ; Securing an afterlife ; Letters to the dead ; Book of the dead ; Dream interpretation ; Animal cults -- Postmortem. Embalming ; The art of mummification ; The Book of the Dead ; Mummies ; Funeral rituals ; Skeletal evaluation ; Reconstruction.
Performer Narrated by Philip Madoc.
Summary "Using modern technology and the latest archaeological findings, world-renowned Egyptologists breathe life into one of history's most fascinating cultures."--Container.
Subject Documentary films.
Egypt -- Civilization -- To 332 B.C.
Egypt -- Antiguities.
Egypt -- History -- To 332 B.C.
ISBN 9780769789866
Standard No. 032031464391

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