Everyday Life in Egypt in the Days of Ramesses The Great
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Everyday Life in Egypt in the Days of Ramesses The Great

Pierre Montet

392 pages | 6 x 9 | illus.
Paper 1980 | ISBN 978-0-8122-1113-9 | $26.50s | £17.50 | Add to cart

"A classic study of daily life in ancient Egypt . . . the masterwork of the dean of modern Egyptology. Renowned for its accuracy, scope and details, Montet's work conveys in a warmly sympathetic though not uncritical manner the richness and complexity of ancient Egyptian life."—Education Book Review

Renowned for its accuracy and scope, this book conveys the richness and complexity of ancient Egyptian life. Our understanding of the lives of royalty and priests, artisans and professionals, peasants and slaves is enhanced by Montet's sensitive and insightful appreciation for the ancient Egyptians.

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