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The Resource The Nile : a journey downriver through Egypt's past and present, Toby Wilkinson

The Nile : a journey downriver through Egypt's past and present, Toby Wilkinson

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The Nile : a journey downriver through Egypt's past and present
Title
The Nile
Title remainder
a journey downriver through Egypt's past and present
Statement of responsibility
Toby Wilkinson
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A hypnotic journey in the company of one of the world's most acclaimed Egyptologists over the fabled river telling how the Nile continually brought life to an ancient civilization now dead and how it sustained its successors, now in tumult."--www.Amazon.com
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilkinson, Toby A. H
Dewey number
962
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DT116
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wilkinson, Toby A. H.
  • Nile River Valley
  • Nile River Valley
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
Label
The Nile : a journey downriver through Egypt's past and present, Toby Wilkinson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso
  • "Originally published in Great Britain by Bloomsbury Publishing, London"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-280) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The Nile : Egypt's eternal river -- Aswan : source of the Nile -- The deep south : where Egypt began -- Luxor : city of wonders -- Western Thebes : realm of the dead -- Qift and Qena : the centre and the provinces -- Abydos : place of mysteries -- Middle Egypt : cradle of religion -- The Fayum : a lake in the desert -- Cairo : Egypt's capital
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First American Edition.
Extent
xv, 292 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385351553
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013045874
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps, charts, photographs
Label
The Nile : a journey downriver through Egypt's past and present, Toby Wilkinson
Publication
Note
  • "This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso
  • "Originally published in Great Britain by Bloomsbury Publishing, London"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-280) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The Nile : Egypt's eternal river -- Aswan : source of the Nile -- The deep south : where Egypt began -- Luxor : city of wonders -- Western Thebes : realm of the dead -- Qift and Qena : the centre and the provinces -- Abydos : place of mysteries -- Middle Egypt : cradle of religion -- The Fayum : a lake in the desert -- Cairo : Egypt's capital
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First American Edition.
Extent
xv, 292 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385351553
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013045874
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps, charts, photographs

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