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Ancient lives

John Romer

Ancient lives

the story of the Pharaoh"s tombmakers

by John Romer

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Published by Michael O"Mara in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Deir el Medina (Egypt) -- Social life and customs.,
  • Egypt -- Social life and customs -- To 332 B.C.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Romer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT73.D47 .R54 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 235 p., [32] p. of plates : ill., (part col.), maps ; 24 cm.
    Number of Pages235
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22164993M
    ISBN 101854799223, 1854799274

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