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New Books in Egyptology – December 2017

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Every month we scour the internet to update our readers on the very latest Egyptological publications. From accessible reads to peer-reviewed scholarship, we hope to illustrate the wide variety of topics discussed in Egyptology, and perhaps introduce you to your next read! Below are six books scheduled to be released this month (December 2017). We wonder, if any of these would make a good Christmas gift….

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Scribal Spotlight: A Void in the Great Pyramid?

As part of our new series “Scribal Spotlight,” we take news items in the field and explore their wider relevance to our readers. This week’s spotlight shines on the recent announcement of the discovery of “a big void” in the Great Pyramid at Giza.

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Hallowe’en Film Recommendation: ‘The Pyramid’

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Hallowe’en is just around the corner, and if you’re like us, you want to snuggle up with a good scary movie and some sweets (ankh-cookies anyone?) in honour of this favourite Fall holiday. We have a film recommendation for those of you Egyptophiles, who prefer mummies and Egyptian deities over witches and vampires. But be warned! These Egyptian gods are a little more blood-curdling than we’re used to! If you’re looking for a creepy and spooktacular Egypt-themed film to watch this weekend, let us introduce you to The Pyramid (December 5, 2014).

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Scribal Spotlight: Egypt’s Great Pyramid (Documentary)

In this inaugural post of our new series ‘Scribal Spotlight’, the Nile Scribes will take a closer look at Egypt’s Great Pyramid: the New Evidence, a new documentary aired on UK’s Channel on September 24th, and present its wider relevance to our readers.

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