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Roger Lancelyn Green ☆ 7 Read & Download characters ò eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ☆ Roger Lancelyn Green Free read Tales of Ancient Egypt Puffin Classics Features stories that include the great myths of Amen Ra who created all the creatures in the world; of If you re deeply interested in Ancient Egypt stories mythology etc you ll find this book very interesting and informative Except the last chapter it is uite interesting it refers papyruses drawings and scriptions and that makes the impression book gives like a documentary then a usual story books Language is OK but in my opinion you need to have a map of Egypt in your mind while reading the book I was trying to match the story with the location told in the final chapters Knowingor believingthat these stories were actually lived I liked that feeling

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Roger Lancelyn Green ☆ 7 Read & Download characters ò eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ☆ Roger Lancelyn Green Free read Tales of Ancient Egypt Puffin Classics Are also tales told for pleasure about magic treasure and adventure even the first ever Cinderella stor For the beginning reader of Ancient Egyptian lore this is a wonderful starter book that dives into some of the most common stories that can be found in the land of pyramids desert and exotic gods What makes it so intriguing to the reader is the fact that the author has compiled it so that it follows a certain timeline within its section of stories although without using dates What disappointed me the most is the fact that there are actually lore from Ancient Egypt then what was provided for but I guess for the sake of simplifying everything the author chose to stick with the Osirian cycle of deities At the same time for those that were used it would have made it a lot easier for the reader if there was a glossary of mentioned deities in the back with a small trivia background Further the deities weren t really discussed in their animal headed or animal personas which is what differentiates them from most other mythoi types There were a few uick mentions and the interesting discussion of Set s strange animal head but not enough to bring the reader into the true flesh of the times And finally about the stories themselves Hatshepsut s story shouldn t haven t been included if you were to go along with the Ancient Egyptian belief especially of her heir Thutmose III who attempted to wipe her out stating that she wasn t an actual pharaoh At the same time there were a few other stories that I hadn t heard of and I don t know if I would have included them just since of the controversial side of their actual origins Roger has proved that he is a lot better in his preservation and re telling of the stories when compared to those of Edith Hamilton And although they were bland and too lengthy in some cases it may be considered a compliment in the keeping of the actual format of the majority of the stories Finally there is a bit of a gruesome side to some of the stories so it is with precaution that the reader picks this book up and reads it but be assured of these stories have been uite cleaned up from their original telling

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Roger Lancelyn Green ☆ 7 Read & Download characters ò eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ☆ Roger Lancelyn Green Free read Tales of Ancient Egypt Puffin Classics Isis searching the waters for her dead husband Osiris; of the Bennu Bird and the Book of Thoth But there Nice intro to Egyptian mythology A great read for young readers

  • Paperback
  • 256
  • Tales of Ancient Egypt Puffin Classics
  • Roger Lancelyn Green
  • English
  • 13 January 2020
  • 9780140367164