Paul Johnson explores the growth and decline of the ancient Egyptian culture, looking in detail at the state, religion, culture and geographical setting. Combining visual images and interpretation, Johnson discusses the causes behind the collapse of this great civilization.
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Paul Johnson is a historian whose work ranges over the millennia and the whole gamut of human activities. He regularly writes book reviews for several UK magazines and newspapers, such as the Literary Review and The Spectator, and he lectures around the world. He lives in London, England.From Library Journal:
Johnson has dressed up his noteworthy 1978 history of Egypt, revising the text and adding lots of full-color illustrations.
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Book Description Weidenfeld & Nicholson, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110060194340
Book Description Weidenfeld & Nicholson. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0060194340 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.0008376
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