Ancient Egypt: History in an Hour

  • Author Anthony Holmes
  • Narrator Jonathan Keeble
  • Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
  • Run Time 1 hour and 22 minutes
  • Format Audio
  • Genre African history, History.

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What to expect

Love history? Know your stuff with History in an Hour.

Learn about the Egyptian gods, mummification and how the Egyptians built the only wonder of the ancient world still standing – the Pyramids of Giza.

Exploring the historic rise of Egyptian civilization
and its continued influence on the world today, Ancient Egypt in an Hour is an excellent companion to a mysterious and enthralling period of history.

Love history? Know your stuff with History in an Hour…

Critics Review

  • ‘If the past is a foreign country, History in an Hour is like a high-class tour operator, offering delightfully enjoyable short breaks in the rich and diverse continent of our shared past’ Dominic Sandbrook

    ‘The practice of History is ever-evolving, and the History In An Hour idea brings it back up to date for the digital age’ Andrew Roberts, Bookseller

    ‘This is genius’ MacWorld.com

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