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Author Honan, Linda.

Title Spend the day in ancient Egypt : projects and activities that bring the past to life / Linda Honan ; illustrated by Ellen Kosmer.

Imprint New York : J. Wiley & Sons, c1999.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 932 HON    Available
Description xi, 116 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Series Spend the day series
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 107) and index.
Contents Waking up in Giza -- Ipy meets the pyramid builders -- Meryt's music lesson -- Ipy visits the house of life -- A cat's journey to the afterlife -- A hunt in the Delta -- Getting ready for the festival -- Celebration at the Temple of Bastet -- A royal jubilee -- Feasting on the banks of the Nile -- Resources -- Glossary -- Index.
Summary Text, projects, and activities introduce daily life in ancient Egypt from the viewpoint of a fictional family celebrating a festival day in honor of one of their gods.
Audience "Ages 8 to 12"--Cover.
Subject Egypt -- Social life and customs -- To 332 B.C. -- Study and teaching -- Activity programs -- Juvenile literature.
Egypt -- Social life and customs -- To 332 B.C.
Egypt -- Social life and customs -- To 332 B.C. -- Study and teaching -- Activity programs -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Kosmer, Ellen Virginia, ill.
ISBN 0471290068 (paper) : $12.95

 
    
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