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Author Crist, Walter, author
Title Ancient Egyptians at play : board games across borders / Walter Crist, Anne-Elizabeth Dunn-Vaturi, Alex de Voogt
Imprint London, UK ; New York, NY, USA : Bloomsbury Academic, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2016
©2016
book jacket
1 copy under consideration for Fu Ssu-Nien Library.
Descript xiv, 211 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Bloomsbury Egyptology
Bloomsbury Egyptology
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-193) and indexes
Ancient Egyptians at play: an introduction -- Mehen and men: the first signs of Egyptian board games -- Senet across borders -- The game of Twenty: a foreign acquisition -- The game of Hounds and Jackals: from Thebes to Susa -- Roman board games crossing the borders of Egypt -- Arab and Ottoman invaders scratching the surface -- The role of board games in understanding antiquity
Subject Board games -- Egypt -- History
Divination -- Egypt -- History
Antiquities. fast (OCoLC)fst00810745
Board games. fast (OCoLC)fst00835096
Divination. fast (OCoLC)fst00895747
Manners and customs. fast (OCoLC)fst01007815
Egypt -- Antiquities
Egypt -- Social life and customs
Egypt. fast (OCoLC)fst01208755
History. fast (OCoLC)fst01411628
Alt Author Dunn-Vaturi, Anne-Elizabeth, author
Voogt, Alexander J. de, author
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