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Voices from Ancient Egypt

An Anthology of Middle Kingdom Writings (Egyptian)
  • 160 Pages
  • 3.34 MB
  • 390 Downloads
  • English
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British Museum Press
Other prose: classical, early & medieval, History: World, History, History - General History, Ancient Egypt, Ancient - Egypt, Civilization, Egypt, To 33
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7798571M
ISBN 100714109614
ISBN 139780714109619

Voices of Ancient Egypt is a book for kids. The left page is filled with a water painting portraying the person who is described on the right page. It tells about different occupations in ancient Egypt, and how life might be like a person of that trade.

In the back, it goes into more history of ancient Egypt, and more in depth about each job/5(5). Winters, Kay. Voices of Ancient Egypt.

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Washington D.C.: National Geographic. Journey to back in time to the land of Ancient Egypt. Through the poetic voices of the people from this long ago civilization, discover and learn about their life and occupations.

The author uses many different techniques to convey the historical time /5. Voices of Ancient Egypt. 2, likes 44 talking about this. Videos and more about ancient Egypt without jargon.

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Voices of Ancient Egypt is a book for kids. The left page is filled with a water painting portraying the person who is described on the right page. It tells about different occupations in ancient Egypt, and how life might be like a person of that trade.

In the back, it goes into more history of ancient Egypt, and more in depth about each job/5. Voices of Ancient Egypt: Contemporary Accounts of Daily Life Rosalie David.

A wealth of evidence survives to tell the stories of ancient Egypt, including monuments, artifacts, paintings, sculptures, human remains, and literature.

But there is yet another way to access this fascinating culture—through original writings that span the period. Get this from a library. Voices of ancient Egypt. [Kay Winters; Barry Moser] -- Individual craftsmen, artists, and laborers describe the work that they do in Egypt during the time of the Old Kingdom, and the historical note places them in context.

Beautiful full-color illustrations and poems tell the stories of different occupations in ancient Egypt, from the farmer to the pyramid builder, from the goldsmith to the embalmer. Based on the latest historical research, Voices of Ancient Egypt conveys a dramatic sense of everyday life in this multicultural civilization.

This unique picture book presents ancient Egypt through the various occupations of the time. A double-page spread features a full-page illustration on the left, and a first-person poem on the right; children will learn about the roles of farmers, scribes, embalmers, dancers, weavers, and others.

32 pages, softcover. Voices of Ancient Egypt () by Kay Winters. Voices of Ancient Egypt Contemporary Accounts of Daily Life. by Rosalie David, Editor this book introduces the reader to the multifaceted world of ancient Egypt through revealing excerpts from 51 texts written by Egyptians themselves.

the world comes alive in the award-winning Voices of an Era. Voices of Ancient Egypt. A collection of poems and portraits of the workers during the Old Kingdom period. Hear the voices of the scribe, the dancer, the pyramid builder, the mummy maker, the marsh man, the washer of clothes, and others come alive.

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Ages 8 and up. Voices Of Ancient Egypt is an extensively researched picture book that presents simple, moving poems by Kay Winters about the daily lives and jobs that Egyptian people once held, including scribe, marshman, birdnetter, weaver, goldsmith, and more.

This free Ancient Egypt lapbook has twenty lapbook templates and many hands-on activities for you to use when completing your unit study of Ancient Egypt. The free printable pages include ones about pyramids, mummies, pharaohs, Jews in Egypt, and more.

Here are the resources used in the Ancient Egypt Lapbook. Voices of ancient Egypt by Winters, Kay. Publication date Topics Individual craftsmen, artists, and laborers describe the work that they do in Egypt during the time of the Old Kingdom, and the historical note places them in context Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

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The credit for the longevity of Ancient Egyptian traditions belongs to their erstwhile scribes, who. Winters, K. Voices of ancient Egypt, illustrated by Barry Moser. Washington: National Georgraphic.

Kay Winters' Voices of Ancient Egypt is an informational picture book that educates its reader in a creative fashion. This book mixes two unlikely types of writing: informative writing, and poetry. Throughout the pages the reader goes on a journey .