Plays up the most fascinating aspects of Egyptology--King Tut, mummies, pyramids, the pharaohs (including Cleopatra and Nefertiti), archaeological digs, hieroglyphs, and more; covers daily life of the Ancient Egyptians and their religion, science, and technology; Egypt and the Bible, including the Exodus controversy and the travels of Baby Jesus; the Egyptian battles of Napoleon and Nelson, and King Tut mania and modern Egyptology.
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Donald P. Ryan, Ph.D., is an archaeologist and faculty fellow at Pacific Lutheran University. He is best known for his research in Egypt, most notably in the Valley of the Kings, where he has excavated several intriguing tombs. He is the author of The Complete Idiot's Guide to Lost Civilizations and The Complete Idiot's Guide to Biblical Mysteries, as well as many scientific and popular articles on archaeological subjects. He has also been featured in several television documentaries.
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