This is a sweeping, colorful, and concise narrative history of
Egypt from the beginning of human settlement in the Nile River
valley 5000 years ago to the present day. Accessible,
authoritative, and richly illustrated, this is an ideal
introduction and guide to Egypt's long, brilliant, and complex
history for general readers, tourists, and anyone else who wants
a better understanding of this vibrant and fascinating country,
one that... more...