Pharaohs and Embalmers

Pharaohs and Embalmers

By: Anita Ganeri

Price: $9.95

Quantity: 3 available

Book Condition: New

Packed with detailed illustrations, side by side with amusing figures, each book in the "All in a Day's Work" series will engage young readers like never before. Readers will gain insight into ancient cultures through the eyes of the people who lived and worked in them - a dozen professionals from each culture, ranging from civic leaders, emperors, and pharaohs, to boatmen, soldiers, soothsayers, and charioteers. Each book is meticulously researched with all drawings checked for historical accuracy - thus ensuring that these truly unique books are as educational as they are entertaining.

An insider's look at the jobs people did in Ancient Egypt with imaginary and actual, famous examples interspersed. The book describes the conditions, training, pay, and prospects for each job.

It is hard building the greatest pyramids in the world, but if you are rich you could be a scribe or a doctor. Or how about a top class embalmer always in demand

Title: Pharaohs and Embalmers

Author Name: Anita Ganeri

Categories: History: Africa,

Publisher: Peter Bedrick Books: 2001

ISBN Number: 0872266621

ISBN Number 13: 9780872266629

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 31879

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