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Voices of ancient Egypt

Guided Reading Level: 

O

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

National Geographic, Washington, D.C., p.32 (2003)

Call Number:

Cubb Curr DT61 .W58 2003

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/6721360

Keywords:

Egypt--Civilization--To 332 B.C, Egypt--Civilization--To 332 B.C.--Juvenile literature, Juvenile materials, Occupations--Egypt, Occupations--Egypt--Juvenile literature

Abstract:

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.

Notes:

Lexile measure 780; ages 7-12; Grade level 4.5; General Nonfiction