Ancient Egypt Book List

You needn't take a boat, an airplane, or even a camel to discover this ancient place. You can discover lots about Egypt on the Web and in the library.

Mummies Made in Egypt

By Aliki

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"A mummy is a mystery-- hidden in layers of ancient bandage, bedecked with priceless jewels."
Why did the Egyptians mummify their dead and how did they do it? Aliki explains all!

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Mummies and Pyramids: A Nonfiction Companion to Mummies in the Morning

By Will Osborne and Mary Pope Osborne

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Learn the secrets of the mummies and pyramids in this research companion to the Magic Treehouse Mystery, Mummies in the Morning.

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The Ancient Egyptians

By Jane Shuter

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Describes life in ancient Egypt, including farming, mummies, government, trade, and medicine.
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Ancient Egyptians

By Daisy Kerr

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This small book is easy to read and gives a lot of information for students.
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Ancient Egypt

By George Hart

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A photo essay on ancient Egypt and the people who lived there, documented through the mummies, pottery, weapons, and other objects they left behind. Describes their society, religion, obsession with the afterlife, and methods of mummification.

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Ancient Egypt

By JWM Productions

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In this kids' video, join archaeologist Arizona Smith and a young detective-in-training as they unlock the clues of ancient Egypt, including a visit to the pyramids.

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