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The Resource The shadow king : the bizarre afterlife of king Tut's mummy, Jo Marchant

The shadow king : the bizarre afterlife of king Tut's mummy, Jo Marchant

Label
The shadow king : the bizarre afterlife of king Tut's mummy
Title
The shadow king
Title remainder
the bizarre afterlife of king Tut's mummy
Statement of responsibility
Jo Marchant
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marchant, Jo
Dewey number
932.014092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DT87.5
LC item number
.M34 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tutankhamen
  • Tutankhamen
  • Mummies
  • Forensic sciences
  • Egypt
Label
The shadow king : the bizarre afterlife of king Tut's mummy, Jo Marchant
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue: an archaeological adventure -- Tunnel of legends -- Clues by candlelight -- Opera of a vanished civilization -- Death on swift wings -- A brutal postmortem -- Palm wine, spices and myrrh -- Letters from Liverpool -- Secrets from blood and bone -- X-raying the pharaohs -- Living image of the lord -- Evil pyramids and murderous mold -- Sliced, diced, brought back to life -- The third door -- Fingerprints, forensics and a family tree -- DNA down the rabbit hole -- Spare ribs and hand kebabs -- Revolution -- Audience with the king -- Afterword: a brief window
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 288 p.
Isbn
9780306821332
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012041912
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • ocn808413564
  • (OCoLC)808413564
Label
The shadow king : the bizarre afterlife of king Tut's mummy, Jo Marchant
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue: an archaeological adventure -- Tunnel of legends -- Clues by candlelight -- Opera of a vanished civilization -- Death on swift wings -- A brutal postmortem -- Palm wine, spices and myrrh -- Letters from Liverpool -- Secrets from blood and bone -- X-raying the pharaohs -- Living image of the lord -- Evil pyramids and murderous mold -- Sliced, diced, brought back to life -- The third door -- Fingerprints, forensics and a family tree -- DNA down the rabbit hole -- Spare ribs and hand kebabs -- Revolution -- Audience with the king -- Afterword: a brief window
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 288 p.
Isbn
9780306821332
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012041912
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • ocn808413564
  • (OCoLC)808413564

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