Early Dynastic Egypt spans the five centuries preceding the construction of the Great Pyramid at Giza. This was the formative period of ancient Egyptian civilization, and it witnessed the creation of a distinctive culture that was to endure for 3,000 years. This book examines the background to that great achievement, the mechanisms by which it was accomplished, and the character of life in the Nile valley during the first 500 years of Pharaonic rule. The results of over thirty years of international scholarship and ...

Early Dynastic Egypt 2001, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9780415260114

Revised edition

Trade paperback

Early Dynastic Egypt 1999, Routledge, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780415186339