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Amelia Peabody's Egypt: A Compendium
by Elizabeth Peters, Kristen Whitbread
Hardcover from William Morrow

Ancient Faces : Mummy Portraits in Roman Egypt
by Susan Walker (Editor), et al
(Hardcover)

Atlas of the Valley of the Kings : Boxed
by Kent R. Weeks (Editor)
(Paperback)

Ancient Egypt
by David P. Silverman (Editor)
(Hardcover)

The Art of Ancient Egypt
by Gay Robins
Hardcover
Harvard Univ Pr; ISBN: 0674046609

Awakening Osiris : The Egyptian Book of the Dead
by Normandi Ellis
Listed under Book of the Dead

Chariots and Related Equipment from the Tomb of Tutankhamun (Tutankhamun's Tomb Series, Vol 8)
by M. A. Littauer, J. H. Crouwel
Listed under Tutankhamen
 

The Children of the Sun: A Study of the Egyptian Settlement of the Pacific
The Children of the Sun: A Study of the Egyptian Settlement of the Pacific
by W. A. Perry
Book Description: A reprint of the rare 1923 book first published by Methuen & Co. in London -- a classic on the ancient Sun Kingdoms of Egypt and India and their voyages into Indonesia and the Pacific circa 1500 BC--with 16 ancient maps! Unlike many modern historians, Perry was a diffusionist who believed that modern civilization began in Egypt and was spread via ships to Indonesia, the Pacific Islands, and even to North America. Perry traces the origin of megalithic culture starting in Egypt, and then across the Pacific. Searching for gold, obsidian, and pearls, they travelled across the Pacific to the American Southwest and Mexico. Chapters include: 
*The Children of the Sun
*The Coming of the Warriors
*Rulers and Commoners: The Sky World
*The Dual OrganizationùEgypt and India
*The Dual Organization: Indonesia and Oceania
*The Totemic Clan System
*The Origin of the Archaic Civilization
Paperback from Adventures Unlimited Press
 
Civilization or Barbarism: An Authentic Anthropology
Civilization or Barbarism: An Authentic Anthropology
by Cheikh Anta Diop, Meema Yaa-Lengi Ngemi
Paperback from Lawrence Hill & Co
1991
 
The Complete Gods and Goddesses of Ancient Egypt
by Richard H. Wilkinson
Listed under Egyptian Mythology

The Complete Pyramids
by Mark Lehner

Hardcover - 256 pages (November )
Thames & Hudson; ISBN: 0500050848

The Complete Valley of the Kings : Tombs and Treasures of Egypt's Greatest Pharaohs
by C. N. Reeves, Richard H. Wilkinson (Contributor), Nicholas Reeves
Hardcover (November )
Thames & Hudson; ISBN: 0500050805

Cultural Atlas of Ancient Egypt (Cultural Altas Series)
by John Baines, Jaromir Malek
(Hardcover)

Daily Life of the Egyptian Gods
by Dimitri Meeks, Christine Favard-Meeks (Contributor), G. M. Goshgarian (Translator)
Paperback Reprint edition
Cornell Univ Pr; ISBN: 0801482488

Dreams of Isis : A Woman's Spiritual Sojourn
by Normandi Ellis
Drawing on her travels in modern-day Egypt and her lifelong study of Egyptian mythology and art, Normandi Ellis takes us on a moving autobiographical journey through the sacred sites and rituals of Egypt's past, revealing their restorative and transformative power for contemporary women like herself. Ellis' spell-binding prose weaves a tapestry of the personal past and the spiritual eternal in this exploration of the secret wisdom of ancient Egypt.
Paperback - 417 pages
Quest Books; ISBN: 0835607127

The Egyptian Pyramids : A Comprehensive, Illustrated Reference
by J. P. Lepre
(Hardcover - November 1990)

Eye of the Sun : The Sacred Legacy of Ancient Egypt
by Kerry Wisner
(Library Binding)

The Egyptian Miracle : An Introduction to the Wisdom of the Temple
by R. A. Schwaller De Lubicz, R. A. Schwaller De Lubicz, Goldian VandenBroeck (Translator)
Paperback - 250 pages (December 1985)
Inner Traditions Intl Ltd; ISBN: 0892810084
 

Hathor Rising : The Power of the Goddess in Ancient Egypt
by Alison Roberts
Paperback - 192 pages
Inner Traditions Intl Ltd; ISBN: 089281621X
 
I Wonder Why Pyramids Were Built : And Other Questions About Ancient Egypt
Philip Steele
Hardcover / Published 1995
(Children's book)

Life of the Ancient Egyptians
by Eugen Strouhal, et al
(Hardcover - November 1992)

Middle Egyptian : An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs
by James P. Allen
(Paperback)

The Mind of Egypt : History and Meaning in the Time of the Pharaohs
by Jan Assmann (Illustrator), Andrew Jenkins (Translator)
(Hardcover)

The Neteru of Kemet : An Introduction
by Tamara Siuda-Legan
(Paperback)

The Message of the Sphinx: A Quest for the Hidden Legacy of Mankind
By Graham Hancock and Robert Bauval
In this riveting account of historical and archaeological investigation, the authors present hard evidence that the Sphinx, the Pyramids, and the other monuments at Giza are of far more ancient origin than previously believed. Complete with evidence of a conspiracy between the Egyptology establishment and various confidential organizations to keep the secrets of the Pyramids from the world, The Message of the Sphinx is also a modern-day detective story. Amazon.com
Paperback: 352 pages
Crown Pub; ISBN: 0517888521;

Middle Egyptian : An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs
by James P. Allen
(Paperback)

Mystery History of a Pharaoh's Tomb
Jim Pipe, et al
Library Binding
(Children's book)
 

The Mysteries of Isis : Her Worship and Magick
(Llewellyn's World Religion & Magic Series)
by deTraci Regula
This book grew out of many years of historical study and religious practice in the faith of Isis. It is a joyous account of the daily rites and exploration of the many aspects of this fascinating and powerful goddess. Abundantly illustrated with drawings and photographs. 
Paperback
Llewellyn Publications; ISBN: 1567185606
 
The Orion Mystery : Unlocking the Secrets of the Pyramids
by Robert Bauval, et al
(Paperback)

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt
by Donald B. Redford (Editor)
(Hardcover)

The Oxford Essential Guide to Egyptian Mythology
by Donald B. Redford
Listed under Egyptian Mythology
 

The Oxford History of Ancient Egypt (Oxford Illustrated Histories)
by Ian Shaw (Editor)
One of the most vexing problems in Egyptology is the question of establishing reliable chronologies, whether through relative methods such as stratigraphy and the dating of artifacts or through more absolute time horizons established by astronomical ephemera or radiometric dating. In this overview of ancient Egypt--meant for advanced students, but accessible to general readers with an interest in the area--Ian Shaw and 13 contributors pay close attention to issues of chronology, reconciling conflicts of dating that mark older scholarship. While doing so, they address other problems in the study of ancient Egypt, such as the lack of material evidence of early humans in the region and the increasing destruction of sites in the face of contemporary urban growth. Elsewhere, they remark on the principal developments that distinguish periods in Egyptian prehistory, such as the Old Kingdom's use of large-scale building projects to consolidate power and "remind people of the greatness of pharaonic civilization," and the Middle and New kingdoms' apparent openness to foreigners, which lent Egypt a cosmopolitan, multicultural air that persisted for centuries during long periods of domination by outside powers such as Persia and Rome. Highly useful as a reference and survey, this handsomely illustrated book is a fine addition to any Egyptophile's collection. --Gregory McNamee - Amazon.com
Hardcover: 640 pages
Oxford Univ Pr (Trade); ISBN: 0198150342; (November )

The Oxford History of Ancient Egypt (Oxford Illustrated Histories)
by Ian Shaw
Paperback from Oxford Press

 
The Quest for Immortality : Hidden Treasures of Egypt
by Erik Hornung, Betsy Bryan
(Hardcover)
 
Riddles of the Sphinx
by Paul Jordan, John Ross (Photographer)
Hardcover - 256 pages
New York Univ Pr; ISBN: 0814742424
 
Secrets from the Sand: My Search for Egypt's Past
by Zahi A. Hawass
Hardcover from Harry N. Abrams

The Serpent in the Sky : The High Wisdom of Ancient Egypt
by John Anthony West
This revised edition of West's revolutionary reinterpretation of the civilization of Egypt challenges all that has been accepted as dogma concerning this ancient and enigmatic land. It features a new introduction linking Egyptian science with the perennial wisdom tradition and an appendix updating the author's work in redating the Sphinx
Paperback - 266 pages 2nd edition (July 1993)
Quest Books; ISBN: 0835606910

Temples of Ancient Egypt
by Dieter Arnold (Editor), Lanny Bell, Ragnhild Bjerre Finnestad (Editor), Byron E. Shafer (Editor)
Hardcover - 352 pages (December )
Cornell Univ Pr; ISBN: 0801433991

The Temple in Man : Ancient Egyptian Sacred Architecture and the Perfect Man
by R. A. Schwaller De Lubicz, Robert Lawlor (Translator), Deborah Lawlor (Translator)
Paperback - 132 pages (December 1988)
Inner Traditions Intl Ltd; ISBN: 0892810211

The Temple of Man : Apet of the South at Luxor
by R. A. Schwaller De Lubicz, et al
(Hardcover)

The Tutankhamun Prophecies: The Sacred Secret of the Maya, Egyptians, and Freemasons
by Maurice Cotterell
(Paperback)

The Traveler's Key to Ancient Egypt : A Guide to the Sacred Places of Ancient Egypt
by John Anthony West
To appreciate the extraordinary treasures of ancient Egypt, a traveler needs an extraordinary guidebook. The Traveler's Key explains the deeper meaning and spiritual significance of Egypt's art and architecture and includes West's startling evidence for redating the Sphinx.

Symbol and the Symbolic : Ancient Egypt, Science, and the Evolution of Consciousness
by R. A. Schwaller, Lucie Lamy (Illustrator)
Paperback - 94 pages (December 1988)
Inner Traditions Intl Ltd; ISBN: 089281022X

Valley of the Kings
by Kent R. Weeks (Editor), et al
(Hardcover)

The Warrior Pharaoh: Rameses II and the Battle of Quadesh (Osprey Trade Editions)
by Mark Healy
Listed under Egyptian Wars

From Atlantis to the Sphinx
by Colin Wilson
Discoveries by Boston University geologist Robert Schoch of ancient water damage to the Sphinx have thrown the scientific world into a tizzy, for they suggest that Egypt's legendary monument might be thousands of years older than previously believed.
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Temple of the Cosmos : The Ancient Egyptian Experience of the Sacred
by Jeremy Naydler
Paperback
Inner Traditions Intl Ltd; ISBN: 0892815558
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Egypt : Land of the Pharaohs (Lost Civilizations, No 1)
Time-Life
Hardcover / Published 1992
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