Dimensions: 336 pages, 10.5 × 8.25 × 1.4 in
Published: June 6, 2013
Publisher: Thames And Hudson
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0500051488
ISBN - 13: 9780500051481
From the Publisher
Profusely illustrated with works of art and scenes of daily life, offers remarkable insights into the history and culture of the Nile Valley and very personal glimpses of a vanished world.
About the Author
Toby (A. H.) Wilkinson was born in 1969. He graduated from Downing College, University of Cambridge. with a Bachelor of Arts degree and was awarded the Thomas Mulvey Egyptology Prize. He completed his Ph. D at Christ's College, Cambridge in 1993. In 2011, Wilkinson won the Hessell-Tiltman Prize, awarded to the best work of non-fiction of historical content, for his book The Rise and Fall of Ancient Egypt: The History of a Civilisation from 3000 BC to Cleopatra. This book was also on the New York Times bestseller list in 2014. His other works include: Genesis of the Pharaohs: Dramatic New Discoveries That Rewrite the Origins of Ancient Egypt (2003); The Thames and Hudson Dictionary of Ancient Egypt (2nd edition, 2008); and Lives of the Ancient Egyptians: Pharaohs, Queens, Courtiers and Commoners (2007).