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Title Religion in ancient Egypt : gods, myths, and personal practice / edited by Byron E. Shafer ; contributors, John Baines, Leonard H. Lesko, David P. Silverman.

Publication Info. Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1991.


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 South Windsor Public Library - Non Fiction  299.31 SHAFER    Check Shelf
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  299.31 R382R    Check Shelf
Description xiv, 217 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Series Cornell paperbacks
Note Lectures given at a symposium held in 1987, sponsored by Fordham University.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-207) and index.
Contents Divinity and deities in ancient Egypt / David P. Silverman -- Ancient Egyptian cosmogonies and cosmology / Leonard H. Lesko -- Society, morality, and religious practice / John Baines.
Summary Lectures given at a symposium held in 1987, sponsored by Fordham University.
Meeting the need for an up-to-date English-language survey, this informative and accessible book will be welcomed by Egyptologists and their students, as well as by other readers interested in learning more about the culture and religion of ancient Egypt.
Subject Egypt -- Religion -- Congresses.
Cosmogony, Egyptian -- Congresses.
11.11 Egyptian religion. (NL-LeOCL)077593987
Cosmogony, Egyptian. (OCoLC)fst00880589
Religion. (OCoLC)fst01093763
Egypt. (OCoLC)fst01208755
Religion (DE-588)4049396-9
Kongress (DE-588)4130470-6
Ägypten Altertum (DE-588)4068430-1
Egyptische godsdienst.
Ägypten (Altertum)
Indexed Term Cosmogony, Congresses
Egypt Religion Congresses
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings. (OCoLC)fst01423772
Conference papers and proceedings.
Added Author Shafer, Byron E. (Byron Esely), 1938-
Baines, John, 1946-
Lesko, Leonard H.
Silverman, David P.
Fordham University.
Other Form: Online version: Religion in ancient Egypt. Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1991 (OCoLC)644161834
ISBN 0801425506 (alk. paper)
9780801425509 (alk. paper)
0801497868 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9780801497865 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
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