British Museum: Secret Treasures of Ancient Egypt: Discover the Sunken Cities
This beautiful illustrated children's book coincides with the British Museum exhibition Sunken Cities: Egypt's Lost Worlds and tells the sensational story of two magnificent ancient aquatic cities, which once stood at the mouth of the river Nile. Now the ruins reveal how their inhabitants lived, worshipped and interacted with their foreign visitors.
Richly illustrated with both art work and photographs, this book enables tells the story of the undersea exploration of the discovery and highlights the significance of the items discovered. The book includes a fold-out timeline and a paper sarcophagus for assembly and is a great addition to a child's home library or to any classroom studying Ancient Egypt.
For children 6-12.
- Author: Esther Aarts
- Pages: 32 pages
- Date published: May 2016
- Language: English
ISBN: 978-0857637574 - Paperback
978- 0857637956 - Hardcover
- Product Dimensions: 29.0 x 21.8 cm