The Pharaohs" curse by Susan Dudley Gold

Cover of: The Pharaohs

Published by Crestwood House in New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Egypt

Subjects:

  • Egyptologists -- Death -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Tombs -- Egypt -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Blessing and cursing -- Egypt -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Egyptologists -- Death.,
  • Curiosities and wonders.

About the Edition

Discusses the sometimes mysterious deaths of well-known archaeologists who have discovered the tombs of Egyptian pharaohs.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 46) and index.

Book details

Statementby Susan Dudley Gold ; illustrated by Sandy Rabinowitz.
SeriesIncredible histories
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPJ1063 .M67 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2203613M
ISBN 100896865118
LC Control Number89025424
OCLC/WorldCa20671379

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