Dance the Magic Dance!
We take a short break from the narrative, to visit some dancers and entertainers.
The tomb ofananonymousnoble-woman,Thebes.
Calvin and Hobbes, by BillWatterson.
Bull-leapers from Minoan Crete.
Bull-leapers on a Near-Easternring.
Egyptian wrestlers, Beni Hassan.
The feast of Neb-Amun, Thebes.
Neb-Amun at the hunt,fowlinginthemarshes.
Adolf Erman, Life inAncient Egypt, 1894 (1971 edition).
Barbara Mertz, Red LandBlack Land: Daily Life in Ancient Egypt, 1966(2009 edition).
Emily Teeter, Religionand Ritual in Ancient Egypt, 2011.
William KellySimpson(editor), The Literature of Ancient Egypt,2003.
The History of Egypt, as the ancients described it. A tale of people, places, pharaohs and gods, told in their own words.