Soulful Creatures

Author: Edward Bleiberg
Publisher: D Giles Limited
ISBN: 9781907804274
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A fascinating mix of archaeology, history, and medical imaging shedding new light on ancient Egyptian animal mummies, this fully illustrated volume explores the important role granted to animals in Egyptian life--they were seen as equals to ...

Interactions Between Animals And Humans In Graeco Roman Antiquity

Author: Thorsten Fögen
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
ISBN: 3110545624
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Animals in the Art of the Middle Ages, New York. Bettini, Maurizio (1998):
Nascere. Storie di donne, donnole, madri ed eroi, Torino (English translation by
Emlyn Eisenach: Women & Weasels. Mythologies of Birth in Ancient Greece and
Rome, Chicago 2013). Bettini, Maurizio (2008): Voci. Antropologia sonora del
mondo antico, Torino. Bleiberg, Edward, Yekaterina Barbash & Lisa Bruno (2013
): Soulful Creatures. Animal Mummies in Ancient Egypt, London & Brooklyn, New
York.

Lost Lewiston Idaho

Author: Steven D. Branting
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1625851545
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In 2014, the Bowers Museum in Santa Ana, California, opened the exhibit “
Soulful Creatures: Animal Mummies of Ancient Egypt.” Those ancient people
loved their animals, which were intimately associated with a pantheon of
zoomorphic gods. One mummy was dedicated to ibisheaded Thoth and
contained a letter from a man who was having a difficult time at work, certain that
a coworker was badmouthing him behind his back to his boss. The complainant
wanted the god to intervene.

Man Size In Marble

Author: Edith Nesbit
Publisher: Booklassic
ISBN: 9635222033
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This book is one of the most popular novels of Edith Nesbit, and has been translated into several other languages around the world. This book is published by Booklassic which brings young readers closer to classic literature globally.

Western Civilization From Ancient Times Through The Seventeenth Century

Author: Frank Roy Willis
Publisher: D C Heath & Co
ISBN: 9780669072150
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He was depicted in painted wood and precious metals on one or more of the
interlocking coffins in which his mummified body was placed, and also in stone
either seated on his throne or standing to look through eyeholes cut from the wall
of the tomb into the adjacent ... Animals appear frequently, not the dying lions of
the Assyrian friezes but soulful asses, newborn calves carried on a drover's back,
or geese fluttering through the reeds of ... Barbarians from outside have come to
Egypt.