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Ancient Egypt
A First Look at People of the Nile

by Bruce Strachan

      This look at the first people of the Nile is an engaging primer that introduces the land and culture of Egypt. Young readers will discover interesting facts about the pyramids, the Great Sphinx and mummification.

The authorís three-dimensional illustrations bring to life the monuments and customs of the ancient culture and will make the young reader want to learn more about this mysterious land.

Although this volume is not terribly detailed it offers preschoolers a peek at what awaits them with more detailed study.

The Book

Henry Holt
August 2008
Children's†Non Fiction / History / Ages 5-8
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The Reviewer

Bob Walch
Reviewed 2008
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