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The Hare in Ancient Egypt The hare was a sacred animal as well as a source of food, says Magda van Ryneveld.
Dazzling for Eternity: Jewellery from Riqqeh. Campbell Price recounts the dramatic history of some items in the Manchester Museum.
Uncovering Ancient Imet Nicky Nielson describes the first season of excavations by the University of Liverpool at this site in the Nile Delta.
The Seven Cleopatras In the last of her series of articles exploring the lives of Egypt’s better-known queens, Joyce Tyldesley tells us about the more prominent Ptolemaic women.
Carried off by a Hippo! Manetho’s fanciful account of the lives of the pharaohs is explored by Andrew Fulton.
The Saite Revival: Resurgence of the Power of Egypt Roger Forshaw explores the reign of Psamtek I, one of Egypt’s later “re-unifier” kings.
Per Mesut: for Younger Readers Werethe eyes a window on the soul for the ancient Egyptians? asks Hilary Wilson.
Maps of Egypt and Timeline 4 Competition 8 Readers’ Letters 13 Book Reviews 56
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