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The complete Valley of the Kings

tombs and treasures of Egypt"s greatest pharaohs

by C. N. Reeves

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Published by Thames and Hudson in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Valley of the Kings (Egypt).,
  • Egypt,
  • Valley of the Kings.
    • Subjects:
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Egypt -- Valley of the Kings.,
    • Valley of the Kings (Egypt).

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-217) and index.

      StatementNicholas Reeves, Richard H. Wilkinson.
      ContributionsWilkinson, Richard H.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT73.B44 R43 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination224 p. :
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1013765M
      ISBN 100500050805
      LC Control Number96060259
      OCLC/WorldCa35978835

      KV62 is the standard Egyptological designation for the tomb of young pharaoh Tutankhamun in the Valley of the Kings, now renowned for the wealth of valuable antiquities that it contained. Howard Carter discovered it in underneath the remains of workmen's huts built during the Ramesside Period; this explains why it was largely spared the desecration and tomb clearances at the end of the Decoration: Opening of the Mouth, Amduat, Book of . Tombs and treasures of egypts greatest pharaohs is a fantastic book very well illistrated it is visited by thousands of tourists throughout the world, some eighty were dug in the valley at the height of the egyptian power, there tombs were stocked with incredible treasures and incredible paintings on the walls of the tombs,there was some famous kings like tutankhamun, ramesses and many of his /5.

      Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Complete Valley of the Kings: Tombs and Treasures of Ancient Egypt's Royal Burial Site by Nicholas Reeves and Richard H. Wilkinson (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!5/5(1). The clues led Mark and Ann back to the Valley of Kings, near the tomb of Amenhotep. Inside Ra-Hotep's tomb, Mark and Ann found their proof - a secret chamber resembling a chapel, filled with Christian-themed objects and wall paintings done in Egyptian style; .

      The Valley of the Kings: The 18th Dynasty is Terrance Coffeys debut novel, and also the first one in this dynastic trilogy, with the story set, as the title says, in the 18th Dynasty in Ancient Egypt and takes us to the, difficult, life and reign of Amenhotep IV (or otherwise known as Akhenaten)/5. Click to read more about The Complete Valley of the Kings: Tombs and Treasures of Egypt's Greatest Pharaohs (Complete) by C. N. Reeves. LibraryThing is a cataloging and /5(1).


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Wilkinson. Buy. £ £ The book also includes a map of the Valley, details of what to see and where to see it plus a chronology, making this an essential source-book as well as a. The Valley of the Kings is situated over 1, feet of limestone and other sedimentary rock, which form the cliffs in the valley and the nearby Deir el-Bahri, interspersed with soft layers of sedimentary rock was originally deposited between 35–56 million years ago during a time when the Mediterranean Sea sometimes extended as far south as Aswan.

The Complete Valley of the Kings by Nicholas Reeves,download free ebooks, Download free PDF EPUB ebook. Provides a history of the Egyptian Valley of the Kings and the antiquities found there Includes bibliographical references (pages ) and index Map of the Valley of the Kings -- I.

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If you are traveling independently, take a photo of the map of the Valley of the Kings (these maps are posted at several locations), so you know the location of each tomb. If you have a guide, they can point you in the right direction to the tombs you plan to visit.Recently the valley has made international headlines with the discovery of the burial chapels of Ramesses the Great's many sons; The Complete Valley of the Kings is the first book to publish an account of these remarkable findings.

Reeves and Wilkinson, both acknowledged authorities on the valley, bring together the art.