The Discovery of the Tomb of Tutankhamen - 1922-2022 Centenary Edition
My astonishment left me speechless, and when Lord Carnarvon [...] anxiously asked, "Do you see anything?", all he could get out of me was, "Yes, something wonderful.
The complete translation of the book that announced to the world the discovery of the tomb in 1922. One of the most obscure phases of Egyptian history, and the golden age of modern archaeology, come alive together in Carter's pages, here expressly retranslated to celebrate the centenary of the event and bring the reader up to date with the most recent discoveries.
These pages read like an adventure book and a detective story, but above all like the story of a quest that is not yet over.
- The greatest archaeological discovery of all time
- A new translation of the book that announced to the world the discovery of the tomb in 1922.
- The studies by the author who made them and a valuable introduction by the famous archaeologist Zahi Hawass
- Numerous photos and various drawings of the tomb, with 32 colour pages highlighting the entire volume.
- Dimensions :
- 15 x 21,4 x 3,1 cm
- Art movement :
- Egyptian Antiquities
- Theme :
- EAN :
- Size of the book :
- Paperback with flap
- Reference :
- Author :
- Carter Howard