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Egyptian Gods and Pharaohs

Robert Swindells

Egyptian Gods and Pharaohs

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Published by Chivers Audio Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Earliest civilizations,
  • Fiction,
  • Unabridged Audio - Misc.Nonfiction,
  • General,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Audio: Juvenile,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Legends, Myths, & Fables - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatAudio cassette
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7988972M
    ISBN 100754052389
    ISBN 109780754052388
    OCLC/WorldCa48774284


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Egyptian Gods and Pharaohs by Robert Swindells Download PDF EPUB FB2

In the beautiful hieroglyphs, carved on tomb and temple walls, the ancient Egyptians wrote all they believed about the world: about Ra the sun god, Thoth, the god of the moon and the Measurer of Time, Osiris and Isis who gave people their skills, and about the long journey after death through For three thousand years, the Egyptian civilisation was the greatest on Earth/5.

Rituals and Sacrifices - Egyptian Mythology: Gods, Pharaohs and Book of the Dead of Egyptian Mythology - by Stephan Weaver.

The Orchard Book of Egyptian Gods and Pharaohs Hardcover – J by Robert Swindells (Author)/5(7). The gods and goddesses of Ancient Egypt were an integral part of the people's everyday lives. It is not surprising then that there were over 2, deities in the Egyptian of these deities' names are well known: Isis, Osiris, Horus, Amun, Ra, Hathor, Bastet, Thoth, Anubis, and Ptah while many others less more famous gods became state deities while others were associated Author: Joshua J.

Mark. This book covers the history of Egyptian Mythology such as the Gods and Goddesses. There lots of stories here that was being played in theatre and even dramas. There were also movies out from the stories mentioned that really gets a reward and recognition.

Story of Isis and Osiris is interesting/5(15). Gods, Pharaohs and Book of the Dead From at least BCE to the death of Cleopatra VII in 30 CE, Egyptian Mythology was the foundation of ancient Egyptian culture.

Spanning over large dominions as distant as the Roman Empire and the Greco-Roman realm /5. The book contains serially related myths from ancient Egypt and is written in a very engaging style.

The author is clearly an expert on ancient Egyptian civilization and writes very well. The chapters are of a length appropriate for bedtime story reading as well as Egyptian Gods and Pharaohs book school-related activity/5(12).

This book tackles each spellbinding facet of the mythology, discussing the Gods and goddesses, the Pharaohs—including Tutankhamen and the last Ptolemaic ruler Cleopatra VII— the mysterious “Book of the Dead” and the rituals and sacrifices made to the will marvel at the fascinating things you learn about the Egyptian Mythology: mummification, the theory ancient Egyptians had about the.

The first part of the book contains info on the Gods and Pharaohs, the second part contains stories, myths and legends along with colorful and vivid pictures from the stories. Geraldine Harris explores not only Egyptian mythology and lore but its sources and historical contexts as well/5.

Gods & pharaohs from Egyptian mythology by Topics Mythology, Egyptian., Gods, Egyptian., Mythology, Egyptian., Egypt -- Civilization -- To B.C., Egypt -- Civilization Contributor Internet Archive Language English.

Notes. The papers of this book made it reflective when scanned. The original books is too bright. Access-restricted Pages: This book covers the history of Egyptian Mythology such as the Gods and Goddesses.

There lots of stories here that was being played in theatre Egyptian Gods and Pharaohs book even dramas. There were also movies out from the stories mentioned that really gets a reward and recognition. Story of Isis and Osiris is interesting/5(11).

Gods, Pharaohs and Book of the Dead. From at least BCE to the death of Cleopatra VII in 30 CE, Egyptian Mythology was the foundation of ancient Egyptian culture.

Spanning over large dominions as distant as the Roman Empire and the Greco-Roman realm, Egyptian mythology was a prevailing entity. The most of the North African and Mesoptamian region was dominated by it for more than three thousand years.

This book introduces me with the enigmatic culture of the mysterious civilization called Egypt, some of the pharaohs, the Egyptian queens and the gods they worshiped/5(30). Gods, Pharaohs and Book of the Dead From at least BCE to the death of Cleopatra VII in 30 CE, Egyptian Mythology was the foundation of ancient Egyptian culture.

Spanning over large dominions as distant as the Roman Empire and the Greco-Roman realm, Egyptian mythology was a Brand: CreateSpace Publishing. Start your review of Egyptian Mythology: Gods, Kings, Queens, & Pharaohs (Egyptian, Book of the Dead, Ancient 2) Write a review Joseph DeRepentigny rated it liked it/5.

Egyptian Gods and Pharaohs by Swindells, Robert and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Egypt had one of the largest and most complex pantheons of gods of any civilization in the ancient world. Over the course of Egyptian history hundreds of gods and goddesses were worshipped.

The characteristics of individual gods could be hard to pin down. Most had a principle association (for example, with the sun or the underworld) and form. Ancient Egyptian Gods and Goddesses. Most Egyptian gods represented one principle aspect of the world: Ra was the sun god, for example, and Nut was goddess of the sky.

The characters of the gods were not clearly defined. Most were generally benevolent but their favor could not be counted on. Some gods were spiteful and had to be placated.

Good. Gods and Pharaohs from Egyptian Mythology (ExLib) by Geraldine Harris. Binding: Library Binding. Weight: Lbs. Product Group: Book. Istextbook: No. Special Attributes: Ex-Library. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear/5(86). This was obviously initiated by pharaoh himself or the priesthood in order to give their favorite gods as much promotion as possible.

The different crowns could give a hint where the god originally came from, and by wearing the combined crown for the whole country, the message was given that this god or goddess was important to all Egyptians.

The god of the sun, Ra was the first pharaoh of the world, back in the days when gods inhabited Egypt. Each day, Ra’s golden sun ship would sail across the sky, and each night it would travel through the underground world of the Duat, sailing the River of Darkness, and fighting off monsters.

"Taken from, The Orchard book of Egyptian gods and pharaohs"--Container label. Performer(s): Reader: Christian Rodska.

Description: 2 audio discs (CD) (1 hr., 51 min.): digital ; 4 3/4 in. Series Title: Chivers CD children's audio books. Responsibility: by Robert Swindells. Ten Egyptian Plagues For Ten Egyptian Gods and Goddesses The God of Israel is greater than all other Egyptian Gods and Goddesses. Moses was a great prophet, called by God with a very important job to do.

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The Egyptian Cinderella ta kes the familiar story of Cinderella and transports it into the context of Ancient Egypt. Rhodipis is an orphaned slave girl from Greece, whose red slipper ends up in the hands of the Prince of Egypt. Follow her story as the Pharaoh searches for Rhodipis and makes her the Egyptian.

The time before BC, the date when the first official Pharaoh appeared in Egypt is a great enigma. It is not a secret that the ancient Egyptians consider their civilization as the legacy of Gods who came not from Earth but from elsewhere in the cosmos, and Pre-Pharaonic Egypt seems to back up this theory.

Horus was the son of Isis and Osiris. He was drawn as a man with the head of a hawk. The ruler of the Egyptians, Pharaoh, was thought to be the living version Horus.

In this way Pharaoh was the leader of the Egyptian religion and the people's representative to the gods. Ancient Egyptians worshipped a huge number of ancient Egyptian gods and Egyptian goddesses. bird which symbolised the part of the soul called the Ka and Ba and these were shown in scenes from papyrus such as the Book of the Dead, which set humans apart from the gods of the Underworld.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(10). Gods, Pharaohs and Book of the Dead From at least BCE to the death of Cleopatra VII in 30 CE, Egyptian Mythology was the foundation of ancient Egyptian culture. Spanning over large dominions as distant as the Roman Empire and the Greco-Roman realm, Egyptian mythology was a prevailing entity/5(9).

Review: Gods and Pharaohs from Egyptian Mythology User Review - Kim - Goodreads. Geraldine Harris explores not only Egyptian mythology and lore but its sources and historical contexts as well.

The result is a rich, engaging dip into Egypt's culture from its beginning through its final decline. Well worth the read.

Read full review5/5(1). Get this from a library. Ancient Egypt: tales of gods and pharaohs. [Marcia Williams] -- The stories of the Egyptian pharaohs and their gods beginning with Ra rising from the waters of the Nile to create the gods of earth, sky, and rain.

In this retelling of nine tales, Marcia Williams. If so, then Egyptian Mythology: Gods, Kings, Queens, & Pharaohs is the book for you.

This book introduces you to the world of Ancient Egypt, explains the political system and religious beliefs of its people, and takes you on a journey to a time when writing was just beginning – and stories and myths were of utmost importance/5(31).

The Pharaohs. The life of the Egyptian pharaohs was filled with power, glory, murder, deceit and mystery. A woman dressed as a man to rule Egypt as pharaoh, another pharaoh stopping at almost nothing to institute a monotheistic religion, and a boy king was cut down in the prime of his life.

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Phillips, comes a masterful explanation of the Egyptian's mythology. From the gods to the pharaohs to all of the ancient legends and the folk lore, this book has it all!/5(26).

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Ancient Egypt’s myths still influence our modern collective culture with its stories about powerful gods and pharaohs, curses, mummies and Pyramids. History Academy offers you a complete volume meant to reveal the mysteries of Ancient Egypt. The book begins with Egyptian myths from the predynastic period and it ends with tales from the period.

Get this from a library. Gods & pharaohs from Egyptian mythology. [Geraldine Harris; David O'Connor; John Sibbick] -- Presents the myths of the ancient Egyptians and a. 2 The Egyptians believed that gods and goddesses took part in every human activity from birth to death.

In the earliest period, they worshiped the forces of nature, such as wind and water. Some Egyptian gods appeared as animals--Sebek the water god was a crocodile. Horus, god of sky and protector of the reigning pharaoh, was the falcon (hawk).

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