Inside the Egyptian Museum with Zahi Hawass

Collector's Edition

Author: Zahi Hawass

Publisher: American Univ in Cairo Press

ISBN: 9789774163647

Category: History

Page: 299

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Here for the first time is the world's best-known Egyptologist's personal introduction to the unmissable highlights of the Museum--Zahi Hawass's own selection of his favorite 200 exhibits. For each piece, he gives some background to its discovery and significance, and describes what it means for him in terms of the art or the history of ancient Egypt, and why it strikes a personal chord.

The Grand Museum of Egypt

International Architecture Competition

Author: Yasser Mansour

Publisher: American Univ in Cairo Press

ISBN: 9789773054717

Category:

Page: 635

View: 7771

Bulletin of the Egyptian Museum

Author: Supreme Council of Antiquities

Publisher: American Univ in Cairo Press

ISBN: 9789774372964

Category: Art

Page: 110

View: 3518

Bulletin of the Egyptian Museum is a regular Egyptological forum for scholarly discussion of the various aspects of ancient Egyptian art, objects and collections, conservation, and museology.

A Guide to California's Historic Sites & Museums

Author: Deborah Dinzes

Publisher: American Traveler Press

ISBN: 9781558381346

Category: Travel

Page: 48

View: 5338

No matter where you are in California, there's a lot to see and do. This book offers insight into the popular (and some of the hidden) museums, tours and attractions. Brilliant photographs, well written, and a great map make this the perfect travel guide.

The Rough Guide to Egypt

Author: Dan Richardson,Daniel Jacobs

Publisher: Rough Guides UK

ISBN: 1409323331

Category: Travel

Page: 656

View: 301

The new full-colour Rough Guide to Egypt is the definitive guide to this amazing country, whose ancient civilization still fascinates today. But there's more to Egypt than just pyramids and temples. The Red Sea offers some of the world's finest diving, a few hours by air from Europe. There are awesome dunes and lush oases to explore in its deserts, and fantastic bazaars and mosques in the capital, Cairo. Detailed accounts of every attraction, along with crystal-clear maps and plans, make it easy to access anything from remote oases to nightlife that only locals know. You'll find lavish photography and colour maps throughout, along with insider tips on how to get the best out of Luxor's temples or Sinai's beach resorts. At every point, the Rough Guide steers you to the best hotels, cafés, restaurants and shops across every price range, giving you balanced reviews and honest, first-hand opinions. Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to Egypt. Now available in PDF format.

Time Out Paris

Author: Editors of Time Out

Publisher: Time Out Guides

ISBN: 1846703557

Category: Travel

Page: 416

View: 5768

Time Out's resident team helps you get the best from the fascinating French capital in this annual guide. Along with detailed coverage of the Louvre, the Eiffel Tower and all the major attractions, Time Out Paris gives you the inside track on local culture, with illuminating features and independent reviews throwing the spotlight on everything from ancient street-corner cafés to vital new nightclubs. The 20th edition of Time Out Paris, written by a resident team of journalists, will help you get through the maze of tiny streets and the seemingly endless range of choices.

The Official Guide for GMAT Review 2015 with Online Question Bank and Exclusive Video

Author: GMAC (Graduate Management Admission Council)

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118914104

Category: Study Aids

Page: 840

View: 3899

This is the only official study guide from the creators of the test and delivers more than 900 retired GMAT® questions and answer explanations and a 100- question diagnostic exam to help focus your test preparation efforts. NEW to The Official Guide for GMAT® Review 2015: Access to the online Question Bank including more than 900 practice questions of all types with answers and explanations, math review, essay topics, and a diagnostic test, as well as access to 50 online integrated reasoning questions. Exclusive access to videos from real test takers and GMAC staff who share insight and tips on GMAT® preparation.

Time Out Paris 19th edition

Author: Time Out Guides Ltd

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1407011723

Category: Travel

Page: 416

View: 7990

Time Out's resident team helps you get the best from the fascinating French capital in this annual guide. Along with detailed coverage of the Louvre, the Eiffel Tower and all the major attarctions, the Time Out Paris Guide gives you the inside track on local culture, with illuminating features and independent reviews throwing the spotlight on everything from ancient streetcorner cafes to vital new nightclubs.

Belle Époque

Author: Elizabeth Ross

Publisher: Hot Key Books

ISBN: 1471402096

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 336

View: 5978

In the fight to be the most beautful, the ugly face of bohemian Paris is revealed When sixteen-year-old Maude runs away to Paris, her romantic dreams vanish as quickly as her savings. Increasingly desperate for money, she answers a mysterious advert: 'Young Women Wanted for Undemanding Work. Apply In Person To The Durandeau Agency.' But the work is very strange indeed. Maude discovers she is to be a repoussoir - an ugly young woman hired by Parisian socialites to enhance their beauty. Maude is humiliated - but faced with destitution, what choice does she have? Quickly (and secretly) selected as the perfect companion for the Countess Dubern's daughter Isabelle, Maude is thrown into a decadent world full of parties, glamour and astonishing cruelty. Maude finds that academic Isabelle is equally disenchanted with the Parisian social scene, and the girls form a tight bond. But when bohemian artist Paul and the handsome Duke d'Avaray are introduced into the girls' lives, their friendship will be tested to its limits. The girls are about to discover the true meaning of being beautiful...

The Guide to South Africa

For the Use of Tourists, Sportsmen, Invalids and Settlers

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: South Africa

Page: N.A

View: 8454

Fodor's Egypt

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Egypt

Page: N.A

View: 639

Geography of travel and tourism

Author: Lloyd E. Hudman,Richard H. Jackson

Publisher: Delmar

ISBN: N.A

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 620

View: 2238

The Middle East

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Middle East

Page: N.A

View: 7327

Der Tod auf dem Nil

Ein Fall für Poirot

Author: Agatha Christie

Publisher: Hoffmann und Campe

ISBN: 345517017X

Category: Fiction

Page: 320

View: 2723

Hercule Poirot freut sich auf eine erholsame Kreuzfahrt auf dem Nil. Doch dazu kommt es nicht. Auch Linnet Ridgeway hat sich den Verlauf ihrer Flitterwochen wohl anders vorgestellt. Die junge, bildschöne Millionenerbin wird tot aufgefunden, und Poirots Ermittlungskünste sind gefragt. Fast jeder der Mitreisenden hat ein Motiv.