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Brier, Bob

Overview
Works: 144 works in 322 publications in 2 languages and 13,561 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Encyclopedias  Educational films  Military history 
Roles: Scenarist, Host, Commentator, Interviewee
Classifications: DT61, 932
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Most widely held works by Bob Brier
Daily life of the ancient Egyptians by Bob Brier ( )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 3,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Explore the daily lives of ordinary people in ancient Egypt (3000 to 30 B.C.E.) through reconstructions based on the hieroglyphic inscriptions, paintings from tombs, and scenes from the temple walls of the people themselves. Students can use this up-to-date resource on the subject to examine the history of one of our oldest civilizations. Detailed descriptions of its religion, its unusual form of government, the manner of ancient work and play, its magnificent art, the reasons for its military domination, and its intellectual accomplishments are included to help recreate the time period. Modern readers will be surprised to find fundamental similarities between our lives today and the lives of these ancient peoples living over 4,000 years ago."--BOOK JACKET
The murder of Tutankhamen : a true story by Bob Brier ( Book )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and German and held by 1,582 WorldCat member 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
Egyptian mummies : unraveling the secrets of an ancient art by Bob Brier ( Book )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A contemporary interpretation of ancient Egyptian culture, including sacred rituals and hyeroglyphic writings
The encyclopedia of mummies by Bob Brier ( Book )
11 editions published between 1004 and 2004 in English and held by 1,128 WorldCat member 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 held by 999 WorldCat member 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 )
6 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ancient Egyptian magic by Bob Brier ( Book )
7 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Egypt-omania : our three thousand year obsession with the land of the Pharaohs by Bob Brier ( Book )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the history of the West's obsession with ancient Egyptian art and culture, from the time of the Romans, to the campaigns of Napolean Bonaparte, the discovery Tutankhamen's tomb, and the popular culture of today
Unlocking the Great Pyramid ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member 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
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 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history of ancient Egypt by Bob Brier ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A survey of the 3,000 years of Egyptian history from prehistoric times to the death of Cleopatra
Test your ESP by Martin Ebon ( Book )
7 editions published between 1969 and 1974 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history of ancient Egypt by Bob Brier ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A survey of the 3,000 years of Egyptian history from prehistoric times to the death of Cleopatra
Mummies and the wonders of ancient Egypt ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Egyptologists and the latest computer technology bring the wonders of ancient Egypt to life
The murder of Tutankhamen : a 3000 year old murder mystery by Bob Brier ( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ancient Egypt : everyday life in the land of the Nile by Bob Brier ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
You'll explore all aspects of Egyptian life: how religion was practiced; forms of work and play; types of food and drink; clothes, makeup, and adornments like jewelry; temples and homes; fine artwork; and more
Permutations : readings in science and literature ( Book )
5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great pharaohs of ancient Egypt by Bob Brier ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member 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 )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Details the historical drama of three ancient Egyptian leaders, Sneferu, Cleopatra and Tutankhamen
Egyptomania by Bob Brier ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Brier, Robert, 1943-
ブライアー, ボブ
Languages
English (118)
German (2)
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