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Mirage: Napoleon's Scientists and the Unveiling of Egypt

Nina Burleigh

ISBN:

9780060597689

Publisher:

Perennial

Publication Date:

2008

Binding:

Softcover

Synopsis:
A history of the birth of Egyptology traces the pivotal contributions of 151 European scientists, mathematicians, engineers, and artists who were brought into Egypt by Napoleon's invading army and who overcame life-threatening challenges during their effort to document and classify every aspect of the region. Reprint. 25,000 first printing.

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Other editions: Hardcover - 2008, Hardcover - 2007, Softcover - 2004, Hardcover - 2003, Softcover - 1999, Hardcover - 1998


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