Mark Millmore ( Author, Illustrator )
A Living Portrait Of The Time Of The Pharaohs
Hardcover: 192 pages
Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers Inc (26 Mar 2007)
Product Dimensions: 27 x 2.4 x 33 cm
With 192 pages and hundreds of illustrations you travel back thousands of years, to a civilization like no other....
Mark Millmore brings this astonishing culture to life as never before, combining an informative text with his own vibrant computer recreations of the pyramids, temples, hieroglyphics, and more.
How did they build the pyramids See a step-by-step view. Learn how to decode hieroglyphics and write as the Egyptians did. Find out the secrets of their elaborate death rituals and mummification process.
Read the myths and legends that guided Egyptian life and religious practice, and explained the phenomena of the natural world. Experience the daily life of the people and of the kings and queens who ruled over the most advanced civilization of the ancient world.
"Artist Millmore brings ancient Egypt to life with colourful computer re-creations of ancient monuments.’ ‘Millmore’s thorough primer is chockablock with gorgeous illustrations."