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  • The Book of Gates

    A Magical Translation

    by Josephine McCarthy and 2 more

    The Book of Gates is a rich and epic magical translation of a little-known Ancient Egyptian funerary text that contains a wealth of mystical and magical secrets. Unlike its more famous cousin, The Book of the Dead, The Book of Gates was meant for the living as much as the deceased, and its deeply enigmatic verses lead the reader on a harrowing yet uplifting journey through the Underworld in search ... Read more

    $26.17 AUD

  • The Silver Eye

    Unlocking the Pyramid Texts

    by Susan Brind Morrow

    The Pyramid Texts were carved onto the walls of burial chambers in royal pyramids 4,000 years ago. They have intrigued scholars, mystics and historians ever since they were discovered in 1881. They have usually been misconstrued as a garbled collection of primitive myths and incantations, relegating their radiant fusion of philosophy, scientific inquiry, and religion to obscurity. Translations of ... Read more

    $13.19 AUD

  • Ancient Egypt: History in an Hour

    by Anthony Holmes

    Love history? Know your stuff with History in an Hour.Learn about the Egyptian gods, mummification and how the Egyptians built the only wonder of the ancient world still standing – the Pyramids of Giza.Exploring the historic rise of Egyptian civilizationand its continued influence on the world today, Ancient Egypt in an Hour is an excellent companion to a mysterious and enthralling period of ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • Crocodile on the Sandbank

    Miss Marple crossed with Indiana Jones!

    by Elizabeth Peters

    series Amelia Peabody #1
    Amelia Peabody is Elizabeth Peters' most brilliant and best-loved creation, a thoroughly Victorian feminist who takes the stuffy world of archaeology by storm with her shocking men's pants and no-nonsense attitude!In this first adventure, our headstrong heroine decides to use her substantial inheritance to see the world. On her travels, she rescues a gentlewoman in distress - Evelyn Barton-Forbes ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

  • Child of the Morning

    by Pauline Gedge

    A sweeping chronicle of passion and intrigue at the dawn of the New Kingdom…Hatshepsut is the youngest daughter of the Pharaoh. So when her older sister dies, it becomes her duty to purify the dynasty's bloodline.She is set to wed Thothmes, her father's illegitimate son and the heir to the throne. But, fearing his son's incompetence, Hatshepsut's father makes an unthinkable decision: she will be ... Read more

    $1.99 AUD

  • A History of Egypt

    by James Henry Breasted

    James Henry Breasted (August 27, 1865 December 2, 1935) was an American archaeologist and historian who focused his career on Egypt and did research into the rise of civilization in the Near East. In 1905, as a member of the University of Chicagos faculty, Breasted was promoted to professor in the first chair in Egyptology and Oriental History in the United States. In 1905, Breasted published A ... Read more

    $3.06 AUD

  • Lost Worlds

    by Leonard Cottrell

    Between 5,000 and 6,000 years ago, in a few favored areas of the world, humankind mastered the formulas that released it from the Stone Age. For the first time in history, people became civilized. This globe- and time-trotting book vividly describes how a number of major civilizations - the Mayans, the Egyptians, the Khmers, the Etruscans, and more - emerged, thrived, faded, but left a mark on our ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • Life in Ancient Egypt

    by Lionel Casson

    ". . . gracefully written" - The New York Times. Award-winning historian Lionel Casson paints a vivid portrait of the people of ancient Egypt - from peasants and pharaohs to soldiers and scribes and artists and priests - and what life was like beyond the splendors and treasures that remain with us today. ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • Cleopatra

    by Stacy Schiff

    Cleopatra's palace shimmered with onyx and gold but was richer still in political and sexual intrigue. Though her life spanned fewer than forty years, it reshaped the contours of the ancient world.Famous long before she was notorious, Cleopatra has gone down in history for all the wrong reasons. Stacy Schiff boldly separates fact from fiction to rescue the magnetic queen whose death ushered in a ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Queens of Egypt

    by Leonard Cottrell

    Of all the great ancient civilizations, Egypt has provided the world the most alluring portraits of women. Here, from author Leonard Cottrell, are the fascinating stories of those women - from the legendary beauty, Nefertiti, and Nefertari, the favorite wife of the great Ramesses II; to Tiye, wife of the uxorious, luxury-loving Amenophis III, and the formidable Hatsepshut, the only queen of Egypt ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • Bound By Your Touch

    by Meredith Duran

    Meredith Duran returns with another witty, humorous and smart romance. Fans of Julia Quinn, Jane Feather and Eloisa James will delight in Meredith's trademark headstrong heroine, cunning hero and tale of deep emotional intensity!Lydia Boyce is a spinster with sophisticated interests, for she knows that an unblemished reputation is the only protection in a judgmental world. But when a mysterious ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • Encyclopedia Of Ancient Egypt: Maps, Timeline, Information About The Dynasties, Pharaohs, Laws, Culture, Government, Military And More (Mobi History)

    by MobileReference

    The illustrated Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt covers time period from the 3150 BC to 30 BC. Easily access the maps, timeline, information about the dynasties, pharaohs, laws, culture, government, military and more.Features :-Fully illustrated with maps, art, and photographs. -Navigate from TABLE OF CONTENTS:, Alphabetical Index, or search for the words or phrases. -Access the guide anytime, ... Read more

    $12.31 AUD

  • The Thebes Chronicles - Two Novels in Ancient Egypt (Book 1 & 2 Bundle)

    by Rory Liam Elliott

    Enter a time and place in history and the ancient past - full of love, intrigue, passion, betrayal, desire, adventure and cruelty. Follow a young woman as she becomes the first female mummy maker in all of Egypt. Author Rory Liam Elliott will take you on a journey deep into the lives of Ancient Egyptians, and the journey will be one that cannot soon be forgotten.The Thebes Chronicles bundle ... Read more

    $5.03 AUD

  • Throne of Isis

    A thrilling tale of Cleopatra in Ancient Egypt

    by Judith Tarr

    series The Three Queens
    Passion and politics, Rome and Egypt, clash in an epic recreation of the story of Cleopatra, Egypt's last queen, and her lover, Anthony.Cleopatra's priestess cousin Dione, standing in the shadows, is witness to all Cleopatra's romantic and military alliances. The queen is determined to maintain her hold on the throne of Egypt despite Rome's persistent attacks. But what happens when a queen falls ... Read more

    $1.99 AUD

  • The Egyptians

    by Grace Cole

    The sheer age and endurance of the culture of ancient Egypt is staggering. The first pharaoh mounted his throne more than 5,000 years ago - when Europe's hunter-gatherers were just taking up primitive farming - and their dynasties ruled for the next 3,000 years. Egyptian culture reigned supreme: Even when Alexander the Great conquered the land in 332 B.C., the generals who followed him adopted ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • Keeper Of Genesis

    by Robert Bauval and 1 more

    In Keeper of Genesis, Robert Bauval and Graham Hancock present a tour de force of historical and scientific detective work and answer the following questions:When and where did history begin?When was the genesis of civilisation in Egypt?How and why were the Great Sphinx and the three pyramids of Giza designed to serve as pasrts of an immense three-dimensional model of the sky of 'First Time'?What ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • The Land of the Pharaohs

    by Leonard Cottrell

    More than 3,000 years ago, a young man of seventeen named Tutankhamen became pharaoh of Egypt. His reign came toward the end of a vital period in Egypt's history when Thebes was the wealthiest and most splendid city in the world. Great temples soared into the sky, and in the temple workshops, hundreds of craftsmen labored to turn the riches of Egypt into magnificent garments, furniture and houses, ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • The Fight To Release The True Hidden Facts About Atlantis!

    by Richard Henry

    What would you do if you knew the government kept secret information about advanced ancient technology and Atlantis hidden away from the public? Don't you think the public deserve to know if the lost advanced civilization of Atlantis really existed? Author of "A Guide For Writing Hip Hop Lyrics" and "Jazz...For Those Who Don't Appreciate It", Richard Henry will open up your imagination of why ... Read more

    $2.89 AUD

  • The Lost Pharaohs

    by Leonard Cottrell

    The Tomb of Tutankhamun. A candle flame flickers on treasures that have lain in darkness for 3,250 years. Lord Carnarvon: "Can you see anything?" Howard Carter: "Yes . . . wonderful things!" Carter did, indeed, stumble on wonderful things. Here is one of the world's most exciting detective stories, told by a master Egyptologist, filled with the adventures of those who first unraveled the mysteries ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • Egypt: A History

    by Ian MacAlister

    Here is the epic story of ancient Egypt and the pharaohs who made it great. Historian Ian MacAlister uses the pyramids and their mute, enigmatic sentinel, the Sphinx as the focal point for a sweeping yet human view of 3,000 years of Egyptian history. ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • The Emerald Tablets of Thoth-The-Atlantean

    by Doreal

    The history of the Emerald Tablets is strange and beyond the belief of modern scientists. Their antiquity is stupendous, dating back some 36,000 years B.C. The author is Thoth, an Atlantean Priest-King who founded a colony in ancient Egypt, wrote the Emerald Tablets in his native Atlantean language which was translated by Dr. Michael Doreal. This edition of the Emerald Tablets is unique in that it ... Read more

    $12.31 AUD

  • The Oxford History of Ancient Egypt

    by Ian Shaw

    series Oxford Illustrated History
    The Oxford History of Ancient Egypt uniquely covers 700,000 years of ancient Egypt from the stone age to the Roman conquest. The story of the ancient Egyptians, from their prehistoric origins to their conquest by the Persians, Greeks, and Romans makes for fascinating reading, with subjects ranging from the changing nature of life and death in the Nile valley to some of the earliest masterpieces of ... Read more

    $19.02 AUD

  • The New Kingdom

    by Wilbur Smith and 1 more

    A brand-new Egyptian novel from the master of adventure fiction, Wilbur Smith.In the heart of EgyptUnder the watchful eye of the godsA new power is risingIn the city of Lahun, Hui lives an enchanted life. The favoured son of a doting father, and ruler-in-waiting of the great city, his fate is set. But behind the beautiful façades a sinister evil is plotting. Craving power and embittered by jea... ... Read more

    $16.05 AUD

  • The Rosetta Stone (Illustrated Edition)

    by E.A. Wallis Budge

    The Rosetta Stone by noted Egyptologist E.A. Wallis Budge is a fascinating overview of the Rosetta Stone, its history, and its translation. Also included are discussion of other hieroglyphic writings, and a history of the translation of the stone. Many images of hieroglyphics and their translations are included. A table of contents is included to navigate through the book. ... Read more

    $3.06 AUD