WorldCat Identities

Murnane, William J.

Overview
Works: 31 works in 155 publications in 3 languages and 4,198 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  History  Sources  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Author, Honoree, Editor, Contributor, Other
Classifications: DT60, 916.20454
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William J Murnane
The Penguin guide to ancient Egypt by William J Murnane( Book )

24 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work combines a travel guide with a cultural history. The first section provides a background to ancient Egypt, its institutions and its people. There are itineraries of the most significant Pharaonic remains, and also for Christian sites and the Islamic monuments around Cairo. There is also practical advice for visitors on transportation, food, lodging and local custom
Texts from the Amarna period in Egypt by William J Murnane( Book )

16 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The guide to ancient Egypt by William J Murnane( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ancient Egypt guide by William J Murnane( Book )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book Description: This new edition will bring Murnane's engaging yet rigorous learning to a new audience, complete with a chapter on the wonderful medieval architecture of Cairo, and extensive practical information. The book combines up-to-date guidebook information with a compact yet wide-ranging cultural history. It contains: A complete background to Ancient Egypt, including its people and institutions. - Descriptions of the sites, all fully cross-referenced to the text. - Itineraries of the most significant Pharaonic remains, Christian sites and Islamic monuments around Cairo. - Detailed surveys of major monuments and accessible sites off the beaten track. - Over 200 area maps, plans and photographs. - Practical information for transportation, food, lodging and local customs
The road to Kadesh : a historical interpretation of the battle reliefs of King Sety I at Karnak by William J Murnane( Book )

18 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ancient Egyptian coregencies by William J Murnane( Book )

12 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The boundary stelae of Akhenaten by William J Murnane( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the king decided to break with the past, he changed his name to Akhenaten and established for his god a new cult centre on virgin ground in Middle Egypt. To define the site of Akhet-Aten - 'Horizon of the Aten' - the king commissioned a number of stelae along the city's boundaries. These glorified frontier markers symbolically established the royal presence by means of statues and reliefs depicting the royal family, and preserved for posterity the decrees which had initiated the city's foundation
The great hypostyle hall at Karnak by Harold Hayden Nelson( Book )

9 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

United with eternity : a concise guide to the monuments of Medinet Habu by William J Murnane( Book )

10 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Causing his name to live : studies in Egyptian epigraphy and history in memory of William J. Murnane( Book )

9 editions published in 2009 in English and French and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fond remembrance : William J. Murnane, Jr. March 22, 1945-November 17, 2000 / Lorelei H. Corcoran -- The Amarna succession / James P. Allen -- Note archéologique et épigraphique sur les architraves de la grande salle hypostyle du temple d' Amon-Rê à Karnak / Michel Azim, Vincent Rondot -- Usurped cartouches of Merenptah at Karnak and Luxor / Peter J. Brand -- Quantifying regalia / Amy Calvert -- The long coregency revisited : architectural and iconographic conundra in the tomb of Kheruef / Peter F. Dorman -- The death of Meketaten / Jacobus van Dijk -- Images of Amenhotep IV and Nefertiti in the style of the previous reign / / Earl L. Ertman -- Two semi-erased Kushite cartouches in the precinct of Mut at South Karnak / Richard A. Fazzini -- Un assemblage au nom d'Amenemhat 1er dans les magasins du temple de Louxor / Luc Gabolde -- Under a deep blue starry sky / Marc Gabolde -- The festival on which Amun went out pf the treasury / Helen Jacquet-Gordon -- A sandstone relief of Tutankhamun in the Liverpool Museum from the Luxor Temple colonnade hall / W. Raymond Johnson -- Egyptian New-Kingdom topographical lists : an historical resource with "literary" histories / Kenneth A. Kitchen -- A reconstruction of Senworsret I's portico and some structures of Amenhotep I at Karnak / Franc̜ois Larché -- The land of Ramesses / Donald B. Redford
New Kingdom remains from cemeteries R, V, S, and W at Qustul and cemetery K at Adindan by Bruce Williams( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ancient Egypt anthology. beyond the pyramids( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The temple served as the basis for all-important activities in ancient Egypt. See how of the the greatest monuments to the dead ever created, Queen Hatshepsut's exquisite Deir El Bahari, is being restored to it's original splendor"--Container
Neolithic, A-Group, and post-A-Group remains from cemeteries W, V, S, Q, T, and a cave east of cemetery K by Bruce Williams( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wall reliefs by Harold Hayden Nelson( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and Egyptian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ancient Egyptian coregencies an aspect of the transference of the royal power in pharaonic times by William J Murnane( )

4 editions published between 1973 and 2005 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monographs of the Institute of Egyptian Art and Archaeology( )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colossal statue of Tutankhamun from West Thebes : (Oriental Institute 14088) by William J Murnane( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once again the date of the New Kingdom pylon at Edfu by William J Murnane( )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The king Ramesses of the Medinet Habu procession of princes by William J Murnane( Book )

2 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paintings from the tomb of Nakht at Thebes by William J Murnane( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Texts from the Amarna period in Egypt
Alternative Names
Murnane, Bill 1945-2000

Murnane, William J.

Murnane William J. 1945-2000

Murnane, William Joseph 1945-2000

William J. Murnane Amerikaans egyptoloog (-2000)

William Joseph Murnane égyptologue américain

Languages
English (138)

Egyptian (1)

French (1)

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Texts from the Amarna period in EgyptThe ancient Egypt guideThe boundary stelae of AkhenatenCausing his name to live : studies in Egyptian epigraphy and history in memory of William J. Murnane