Most widely held works about Bob Brier
Most widely held works by Bob Brier
The murder of Tutankhamen : a true story by Bob Brier ( Book )
21 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in 7 languages and held by 1,689 libraries worldwide
The author, a specialist in the diseases of ancient man, presents the case for the murder of the young king who ruled during "an extraordinarily turbulent time in ancient Egypt" and who could not produce an heir.--Jacket.
Daily life of the ancient Egyptians by Bob Brier ( Book )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 1,475 libraries worldwide
Through reconstructions based on the hieroglyphic inscriptions, paintings from tombs, and scenes from temple walls, readers can examine social and material existence in one of the world's oldest civilizations. --from publisher description.
Egyptian mummies : unraveling the secrets of an ancient art by Bob Brier ( Book )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 1,202 libraries worldwide
The encyclopedia of mummies by Bob Brier ( Book )
10 editions published between 1004 and 2004 in English and held by 1,104 libraries worldwide
Includes entries for famous and obscure mummies, mummification techniques, scientists and explorers who have made significant finds, and the cultural background of human preservation.
The secret of the great pyramid : how one man's obsession led to the solution of ancient Egypt's greatest mystery by Bob Brier ( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 911 libraries worldwide
The Secret of the Great Pyramid moves between the ancient and the modern. The ancient story chronicles, step-by-step, how a nation of farmers only recently emerged from the Stone Age could construct one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. To execute something as complex and massive as the Great Pyramid, Egypt needed architects, mathematicians, boat builders, stone masons, and metallurgists. It took twenty years to build the Great Pyramid. By the time its capstone was laid in 2560 B.C., the innovations born of the building quest had transformed agrarian Egypt into the world's most modern, most powerful nation.
Parapsychology today by J. B Rhine ( Book )
in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
The history of ancient Egypt by Bob Brier ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 387 libraries worldwide
A survey of the 3,000 years of Egyptian history from prehistoric times to the death of Cleopatra.
Ancient Egyptian magic by Bob Brier ( Book )
10 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 376 libraries worldwide
Precognition and the philosophy of science; an essay on backward causation by Bob Brier ( Book )
5 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
Unlocking the Great Pyramid ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 324 libraries worldwide
When the ancient architects completed construction on the Great Pyramid at Giza, they left behind the greatest riddle of the engineering world. For centuries, adventurers and Egyptologists have crawled through every passageway and chamber, measuring and collecting data in an attempt to determine how it was built. Using cutting-edge 3-D software, see the incredibly accurate blueprints of the Great Pyramid.
Test your ESP by Martin Ebon ( Book )
4 editions published between 1970 and 1974 in English and held by 285 libraries worldwide
Mummies tales from the Egyptian Crypts ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
Egyptologists and the latest computer technology bring the wonders of ancient Egypt to life.
Great pharaohs of ancient Egypt by Bob Brier ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Twelve lectures that focus on the fascinating leaders of ancient Egypt. By recounting the lives and accomplishments of the great ones of Egypt, they will present a history of Egypt spreading over 30 centuries.
The great Egyptians ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and Chinese and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Details the historical drama of three ancient Egyptian leaders, Sneferu, Cleopatra and Tutankhamen.
Permutations : readings in science and literature ( Book )
4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Egyptomania by Bob Brier ( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
The real Cleopatra ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Her name evokes images of beauty, allure, luxury. But new exidence portrays Cleopatra as a skillful leader who was not hedonistic, promiscuous or particularly attractive. Last in a 300-year line of Greek rulers, Cleopatra claimed Egypt's throne at 18 and calmed a nation in turmoil. With her suicide, an illustrious civilization also vanished, and her surviving children disappeared from history.
The great Egyptians. II ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Looks at three famous monarchs in the history of Egypt.
The king of the pyramids ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Chinese and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Biography of the creator of the pyramids: Pharaoh and architectural genius, Sneferu. Sneferu organized generations of paid laborers to build his pyramids, and perfected the art of their mortarless construction. Disasters like his Meidum pyramid still stand, demostrating the complexity of these engineering marvels. Although worshipped as a god by ancient Egyptians, ultimately Sneferu was denied the historical fame achieved by his son, Khufu.
The mystery of Tutankhamen ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Was King Tutankhamen killed by his ruthless chief advisor, Aye? It's a 3,000-year-old murder mystery, but provocative new clues may finally unravel the puzzle. Recently revealed archaeological and medical evidence, including a x-ray indicating blunt trauma, suggests Tut's sudden death at age 20 was premeditated.
Akhenaton,--King of Egypt Antiquities Arts, Modern Biography Causation Civilization Cleopatra,--Queen of Egypt,--d. 30 B.C Cognition Documentary television programs Educational films Egypt Egyptian revival (Art) Egyptology Egypt--Valley of the Kings Encyclopedias Engineering design--Data processing Engraving, French Excavations (Archaeology) Exhibition catalogs Extrasensory perception Films for the hearing impaired French Occupation of Egypt (1798-1801) Gale, Richard M.,--1932- Great Pyramid (Egypt) Great Sphinx (Egypt) Hatshepsut,--Queen of Egypt Hieroglyphics History Human remains (Archaeology) Kings and rulers Magic, Egyptian Manners and customs Middle East--Thebes (Egypt : Extinct city) Military campaigns Mummies Murder Napoleon--I,--Emperor of the French,--1769-1821 Napoleonic Wars (1800-1815) Parapsychology Pharaohs Pictorial works Pyramids Pyramids--Design and construction Ramses--II,--King of Egypt Rosetta stone Science Science--Philosophy Sneferu,--King of Egypt Study skills Tutankhamen,--King of Egypt
Multiple languages (2)