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The Resource Ancient Egypt : a very peculiar history, The art of embalming : mummy, myth and magic with added mushy bits, Jim Pipe ; illustrated by David Antram

Ancient Egypt : a very peculiar history, The art of embalming : mummy, myth and magic with added mushy bits, Jim Pipe ; illustrated by David Antram

Label
Ancient Egypt : a very peculiar history, The art of embalming : mummy, myth and magic with added mushy bits
Title
Ancient Egypt
Title remainder
a very peculiar history
Title part
The art of embalming : mummy, myth and magic with added mushy bits
Statement of responsibility
Jim Pipe ; illustrated by David Antram
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
You can't take it with you - or can you? Discover the grisly process of mummification, from embalming and stuffing the corpse to preparing a home for eternity. This title explores the quirky side of a journey to the afterlife, looking at the myth and the science surrounding Egyptian burial practices
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1966-
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Pipe, Jim
Dewey number
  • 393.3'0932
  • 932
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1958-
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Antram, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Embalming
  • Mummies
  • Burial
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Non-Fiction 9+
  • Society
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Ancient Egypt : a very peculiar history, The art of embalming : mummy, myth and magic with added mushy bits, Jim Pipe ; illustrated by David Antram
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
9781906714925
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9781906714925
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
Ancient Egypt : a very peculiar history, The art of embalming : mummy, myth and magic with added mushy bits, Jim Pipe ; illustrated by David Antram
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
9781906714925
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9781906714925
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map

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