Voices of ancient Egypt
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Source:National Geographic, Washington, D.C., p.32 (2003)
Call Number:Cubb Curr DT61 .W58 2003
Keywords:Egypt--Civilization--To 332 B.C, Egypt--Civilization--To 332 B.C.--Juvenile literature, Juvenile materials, Occupations--Egypt, Occupations--Egypt--Juvenile literature
Contents: The scribe -- The farmer -- The pyramid builder -- The herdsman -- The birdnetter -- The washer of clothes -- The weaver -- The goldsmith -- The embalmer -- The dancer -- The carpenter -- The sailor -- The marshman -- Historical note.; Summary: Individual craftsmen, artists, and laborers describe the work that they do in Egypt during the time of the Old Kingdom, and the historical note places them in context.
Lexile measure 780; ages 7-12; Grade level 4.5; General Nonfiction