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The Gruesome Truth About: The Egyptians By Jillian Powell

The Gruesome Truth About: The Egyptians
by Jillian Powell

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Gruesome Truth About looks at all the gruesome, gory and grisly bits of history that no one ever tells you about.
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The Gruesome Truth About: The Egyptians by Jillian Powell

Covering different historical eras, this informative series details all the topics one would expect to find in a history series, such as family life, food, religion, entertainment and warfare.
However, it focuses on the most gruesome parts of these topics.

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About Jillian Powell

Jillian Powell has an MA in English from Cambridge University and an M.Phil in Art History from the Courtauld Institute, London. She is an experienced writer of children's fiction and non-fiction, and has written on many social issues.

Table of Contents

  • 1: The Extraordinary Egyptians
  • 2: Powerful Pharaohs
  • 3: Pyramids and Peasants
  • 4: A Slave's Life
  • 5: Make-Up and Wigs
  • 6: Magic and Medicine
  • 7: Hunting and Fishing
  • 8: Gods and Gifts
  • 9: Water and Worms
  • 10: Criminal Punishments
  • 11: Blood and Battles
  • 12: Mummies
  • 13: Glossary
  • 14: Further Information
  • 15: Author note

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The Gruesome Truth About: The Egyptians by Jillian Powell
Jillian Powell
Gruesome Truth About
Used - Very Good
Hachette Children's Group
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