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The Rise and Fall of Ancient Egypt

The Rise and Fall of Ancient Egypt( )
Author: Wilkinson, Toby
Publication Date:Nov 2011
Publisher:Bloomsbury Publishing Plc
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $29.99
Book Description:

A brilliantly readable, beautifully illustrated general history of ancient Egypt, from the builders of the first pyramids to Cleopatra

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: History / Ancient / Egypt
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):12.9 x 19.8 x 4.6 cm
Book Weight:0.529 Kilograms
Author Biography
Wilkinson, Toby (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 In 2011, Wilkinson won the Hessell-Tiltman Prize, awarded to the best work of non-fiction of historical content, for his book The Rise and Fall of Ancient Egypt: The History of a Civilisation from 3000 BC to Cleopatra.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).


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