Gaze at the beauty and splendour of Tutankhamun's tomb and relive the moment of its discovery.
Full colour photographs of original artifacts, sculptures, reliefs and frescos bring the fascinating tomb to life. Discover more about the Kings of Egypt during the 18th dynasty, how they lived and ruled over the Egyptian people.
Learn about the Valley of the Kings and the significance of cities such as Luxor and Tebe to the ancient Egyptians.
Unearth the story of the discovery of the tomb of Tutankhamun in 1922 and find out where you can see its stunning treasures today.
About the Author
Renzo Rossi studied history at the University of Pisa, before going on to follow anthropology courses in France, at the Sorbonne. He has always had a passionate interest in archaeology, and his work has been translated into several languages. Rossi has written about many of the ancient civilisations, including: China, Mesopotamia, Egypt, Greece, the Phoenicians, the Carthiginians, the Etruscans and the Romans.
Series: Great Mysteries of Archaeology Ser.
Format: Paperback with Flaps on Inside & Back Covers
Number Of Pages: 191
Published: 26th October 2007
Publisher: DAVID & CHARLES
Dimensions (cm): 21.0 x 17.5 x 1.7
Weight (kg): 0.503