By Ian Shaw
This ebook attracts not just on conventional archaeological and textual assets but in addition at the result of clinical analyses of old fabrics and on experimental and ethno-archaeological info. Case-studies examine these elements of Egyptian society that made it both predisposed or actively against particular types of conservatism or innovation in fabric tradition, resembling the options of stone-working, medication, mummification and huge building. The publication additionally comprises unique dialogue of the ways that the perform and improvement of Egyptian know-how interrelated with overdue Bronze Age city society as an entire, utilizing town at Amarna as a case-study.
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