By Julian Heath

ISBN-10: 0759124019

ISBN-13: 9780759124011

ISBN-10: 081089498X

ISBN-13: 9780810894983

The Archaeology Hotspots sequence deals reader-friendly and interesting narratives of the archaeology specifically international locations. Written by way of archaeological specialists with a basic reader in brain, every one e-book within the sequence specializes in what has been discovered and through whom, what the controversies and scandals were, ongoing tasks, and the way all of it matches right into a broader view of the historical past of the rustic.

In Archaeology Hotspot Egypt, scholar Julian Heath offers a chronological review starting with handaxes left by means of Homo erectus during the decrease Paleolithic and relocating onwards via pharaonic Egypt to complete within the Greco-Roman interval. He covers the main attention-grabbing finds—including Tutankhamen’s tomb and the Rosetta Stone—and profiles significant personalities, prior and current. present digs and up to date insights at the prior also are coated, corresponding to the big tomb of KV5 and the way modern clinical recommendations are unearthing new information regarding historic Egyptian humans and animals. the result's an illuminating examine the heritage, tradition, nationwide history, and present archaeological information of Egypt—a hotspot of archaeology.

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