By John Romer
The historical international involves lifestyles within the first quantity in a ebook sequence at the background of Egypt, spanning the 1st farmers to the development of the pyramids. Famed archaeologist John Romer attracts on a life of examine to inform one history's maximum tales; how, over greater than 1000 years, a society of farmers created a wealthy, brilliant global the place probably the most extraordinary of all human-made landmarks, the nice Pyramid, used to be outfitted. Immersing the reader within the Egypt of the previous, Romer examines and demanding situations the long-held theories approximately what archaeological unearths suggest and what tales they inform approximately how the Egyptians lived. greater than simply an account of 1 of the main interesting sessions of background, this engrossing booklet asks readers to take a step again and query what they have realized approximately Egypt long ago. lovers of Stacy Schiff's Cleopatra and heritage buffs could be captivated via this re-telling of Egyptian historical past, written by way of one of many best Egyptologists within the world.
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A History of Ancient Egypt: From the First Farmers to the Great Pyramid by John Romer