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Author Rockwood, Leigh.

Title Ancient Egyptian government / Leigh Rockwood.

Imprint New York : PowerKids Press, 2014.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS Jumpstart Chapter Non-Fiction  932 ROCKWOOD    ---  Available
Edition First edition.
Description 24 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 23 cm
Series Spotlight on ancient civilizations. Egypt
Spotlight on ancient civilizations.
Note Includes index.
Contents Ancient Egypt's beginnings -- The pharaoh -- The great royal wife -- The vizier -- The division of power -- Maat in ancient Egypt -- Crime and courts -- The army -- The navy -- A rigid system.
Summary Ancient Egypt was not a great empire at its outset, yet over time it became united under rulers called pharaohs. Each pharaoh was believed to be an incarnation of the god Horus. Readers will learn how this tie between Ancient Egypt's government and its religion helped forge an empire. They will also learn about the basics of Ancient Egyptian laws and draw parallels between the ancient world and today.
Audience 3456 Childrens Plus, Inc.
870 Lexile.
L Fountas and Pinnell.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR RL 5.7 0.5 160357 PCMS.
Subject Egypt -- Kings and rulers.
Egypt -- Politics and government.
Added Title Government
ISBN 1477707646
9781477708613 (pbk.)
9781477708620 (6pack)

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