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Title Ancient Egyptian chronology / edited by Erik Hornung, Rolf Krauss, and David A. Warburton
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 517 pages) : illustrations
Series Handbook of oriental studies. Section 1, the Near and Middle East, 0169-9423 ; v. 83
Handbuch der Orientalistik. Erste Abteilung, Nahe und der Mittlere Osten ; 83 Bd
Contents Egyptian chronographical tradition and method of dating. Royal annals / the editors ; The royal canon of Turin / Kim Ryholt ; King lists and Manetho's Aigyptiaka / the editors ; Genealogy and chronology / Morris L. Bierbrier ; Methods of dating and the Egyptian calendar / the editors -- Relative chronology. Predynastic-early dynastic chronology / Stan Hendrickx ; Dynasties 0-2 / Jochem Kahl ; Dynasty 3 / Stephan J. Seidlmayer ; Dynasties 4 to 5 / Miroslav Verner ; Dynasties 6 and 8 / Michel Baud ; First intermediate period / Stephan J. Seidlmayer ; Middle kingdom and the second intermediate period / Thomas Schneider ; New kingdom / Erik Hornung ; Dynasty 21 / Karl Jansen-Winkeln ; Third intermediate period / Karl Jansen-Winkeln ; Saite and Persian Egypt / Leo Depuydt ; Nubian kingdoms, dyn. 25 through the kingdom of Meroe / Karola Zibelius-Chen ; Chronology links between the cuneiform world of the ancient Near East and ancient Egypt / Jörg Klinger -- Absolute chronology. Radiocarbon dating and Egyptian chronology / Sturt Manning ; Luminescence dating of Egyptian artefacts / Christian Goedicke ; Dendrochronology / Otto Cichocki ; Dates relating to seasonal phenomena and miscellaneous astronomical dates / Rolf Krauss ; Astronomy on the horizon : a tool for ancient Egyptian chronology? / Juan Antonio Belmonte ; Lunar days, lunar months, and the question of the civil based lunar calendar / Rolf Krauss ; Long-term variation in the motions of the earth and the moon / Kurt Locher ; Lunar dates / Rolf Krauss ; The heliacal rising of Sirius / Teije de Jong ; Egyptian Sirius/Sothic dates and the question of the Sirius based lunar calendar / Rolf Krauss ; Foundations of day-exact chronology : 690 BC-332 BC / Leo Depuydt -- Conclusions and chronological tables. Conclusions and a postscript to part II, chapter I / Rolf Krauss & David A. Warburton ; Chronological table for the dynastic period / the editors ; Tables for Kushite rulers / Karola Zibelius-Chen
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 504-508) and index
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Subject Chronology, Egyptian.
Egypt -- Antiquities.
Egypt -- History -- To 332 B.C. -- Chronology.
Genre/Form Chronologies.
Form Electronic book
Author Hornung, Erik.
Krauss, Rolf.
Warburton, David.
ISBN 9047404009 (electronic bk.)
9789047404002 (electronic bk.)
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