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Author Graves-Brown, Carolyn.

Title Dancing for Hathor : women in ancient Egypt / Carolyn Graves-Brown
Published London ; New York : Continuum, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 241 pages [8] pages of plates) : illustrations
Contents Illustrations; Preface; Chronology; Introduction; 1 Rich women, poor women; 2 Changing worlds; 3 Reversing the ordinary practices of mankind; 4 Birth, life and death; 5 Women's work; 6 Sexuality, art and religion; 7 Queens and harems; 8 Goddesses; Conclusion; Glossary; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary Draws on funerary remains, tomb paintings, architecture and textual evidence to explore all aspects of women in Egypt from goddesses and queens to women as the vessels of creation
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-229) and index
Notes Restricted: Printing from this resource is governed by The Legal Deposit Libraries (Non-Print Works) Regulations (UK) and UK copyright law currently in force. WlAbNL
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Subject Hathor.
Hathor.
Women -- Egypt -- Social conditions.
Classical history / classical civilisation.
Frau -- Ägypten (altes)
Frau.
HISTORY -- Ancient.
Kult
Kulttanz
Sozialstatus
Women -- Social conditions.
Egypt -- History -- To 332 B.C
Ägypten
Egypt.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1441101675
1441161228
9781441101679
9781441161222