A History of Egypt from the End of the Neolithic Period to by E.A. Wallis Budge PDF

By E.A. Wallis Budge

Sir E. A. Wallis Budge (1857-1934) was once Keeper of the British Museum’s division of oriental antiquities from 1894 till his retirement in 1924. engaging in many missions to Egypt looking for historic items, Budge was once highly profitable in gathering papyri, statues and different artefacts for the trustees of the British Museum: numbering into the millions and of significant cultural and old importance. Budge released good over a hundred monographs, which formed the advance of destiny scholarship and are nonetheless of serious educational worth this present day, facing matters comparable to Egyptian faith, historical past and literature.


This quantity, first released in 1902 as a part of the Egypt and Chaldaea sequence, is the second one of 8 volumes by way of Budge facing varied classes within the historical past of Egypt. The narrative levels from the top of the 3rd Dynasty as much as the shut of the reign of Se?nkh-ka-R?, who was once well-known for the despatch of an excursion to Punt, and was once the final king of the 6th Dynasty. This moment quantity bargains with the nice Pyramid developers of Egypt, and, along certain illustrations, offers a desirable research of the dynastic kings.

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