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Fletcher, Joann

Overview
Works: 90 works in 297 publications in 8 languages and 8,074 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Juvenile works  Literature  Biographies  Documentary television programs  Fiction  Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Author, Researcher, Contributor, Creator, Author of introduction
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Most widely held works about Joann Fletcher
 
Most widely held works by Joann Fletcher
The story of Egypt : the civilization that shaped the world by Joann Fletcher( Book )

18 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in English and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of the world's greatest civilization spans 4,000 years of history that has shaped the world. It is full of spectacular cities and epic stories-- an evolving society rich in inventors, heroes, heroines, villains, artisans, and pioneers. Professor Joann Fletcher pulls together the complete story of [ancient] Egypt-- charting the rise and fall of the ancient Egyptians while putting their whole world into ... context"--
Cleopatra the Great : the woman behind the legend by J Fletcher( Book )

16 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fletcher draws on a wealth of overlooked detail and the latest research to reveal Cleopatra as she truly was, from her first meeting with Julius Caesar to her legendary death by snakebite. Bringing the ancient world to life, Cleopatra the Great is full of tantalizing details about the Pharaoh's infamous banquets, her massive library, her goddess outfits, beauty regimes and hairstyles
Chronicle of a pharaoh : the intimate life of Amenhotep III by Joann Fletcher( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This unique and intimate portrait of Egypt's most glorious pharaoh exposes his public and private faces--from the day-to-day running of an empire to his bedroom habits and cats. The history of his life and influence are brought to life by color photos, maps, and artifacts. 200 color illustrations
Alexander the Great : son of the gods by Alan Fildes( Book )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous for more than two millennia for the amazing deeds that he accomplished in his short life of thirty-two years, King Alexander III of Macedon is the most celebrated figure of classical antiquity. Alexander the Great: Son of the Gods presents, in a year-by-year chronicle, an intimate and fascinating portrait of the man who, in less than two decades, created the greatest empire the world had ever seen and acquired a semi-mythic status that persists today
Ancient Egypt : life, myth, and art by J Fletcher( Book )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book showcases the art of ancient Egypt in all its glory, from breathtaking pyramids and monumental temples to vivid wall paintings, magnificently sculpted statues of kings, queens, and deities, and royal jewelry of exquisite intricacy"--Cover of book jacket
Nefertiti resurrected by Shaun Trevisick( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Egyptologist Joann Fletcher reveals evidence that could point to Nefertiti, from inside the KV35 tomb
Mummies and the secrets of ancient Egypt by John Malam( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs examine the mummies and tombs of ancient Egypt as well as the everyday life there
Ancient Egypt : tales of the dead by Stewart Ross( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Methen is just a-scribe in the temple of Sobek, the crocodile god, but when a poor serving girl asks for his help, he is thrown into a murderous plot involving stolen treasures, mysterious curses, and even the pharaoh herself!
Exploring the life, myth, and art of ancient Egypt by Joann Fletcher( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the daily life, mythologies, arts, religious rites, and antiquities of ancient Egypt
The Egyptian book of living and dying by Joann Fletcher( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of ancient Egyptian mythology and ritual encompassing the gods, creation, life, death, and the afterlife. [from back cover.]
Egypt in spectacular cross-section by Stephen Biesty( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detailed illustrations with explanatory captions and narrative text survey some sites in ancient Egypt, including the Valley of the Kings, and the harbour at Elephantine
The search for Nefertiti : the true story of a remarkable discovery by J Fletcher( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nefertiti - wife of the most unusual of pharaohs Akhenaten - has long fascinated us. In this book, Dr Joann Fletcher and a team of experts have helped identify the body which has been considered missing for more than 3000 years and the story it confirms casts Nefertiti in a new light
Egypt's Sun King : Amenhotep III by Joann Fletcher( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This attractive, richly illustrated little book relates the life of Amenhotep III, who ruled Egypt in the 14th century B.C.E. He was a remarkable figure, and during his reign, Egypt was the world superpower, enjoying unparalleled economic growth and peace, both at home and with its neighbors. Amenhotep was a brilliant politician, best known today as the builder of the magnificent temple of Luxor and the royal palace of Malkata. Yet Fletcher, he more intimate details of Amenhotep's life. She has organised the book in short chapters, each corresponding to roughly one year of Amenhotep's life, allowing Fletcher to present a plethora of extraordinary documents, paintings and sculptures that shed light on specific problems or events of Amenhotep's reign"--Copyright 2000 Reed Business Information, Inc
Treasures of the pharaohs by Delia Pemberton( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and French and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combining accessible text with color photographs of sculpture, wall paintings and architecture, this book presents the life, wars, power struggles and palace intrigues of ancient Egypt, from the Paleolithic to the Roman period, from the temples of Karnak and Luxor to the riches of King Tutankhamen and Nefertiti. Special sections explain the methods and history of the practice of Egyptology
The story of Egypt : the civilization that shaped the world by Joann Fletcher( Recording )

10 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the world's greatest civilization--spanning thousands of years--is full of epic stories, spectacular places, and an evolving society rich in inventors, heroes, villains, and pioneers. The story of the world's greatest civilization spans four thousand years of history that has shaped the world. It is full of spectacular cities and epic stories of a constantly evolving society peopled with inventors, heroes and heroines, villains, artisans, and pioneers. Professor Joann Fletcher pulls together the complete story of Egypt, charting the rise and fall of the ancient Egyptians while putting their whole world into a context to which we can all relate. Fletcher uncovers some fascinating revelations: new evidence shows that women became pharaohs on at least ten occasions and that the ancient Egyptians built the first Suez Canal and then circumnavigated Africa. From Ramses II's penchant for dying his grey hair to how we know that Montuhotep's chief wife bit her nails, Dr. Joann Fletcher brings alive the history and people of ancient Egypt as nobody else can
Decoding Egyptian hieroglyphs : how to read the secret language of the pharaohs by Bridget McDermott( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Read and interpret hieroglyphs as you learn about the intriguing world of the Ancient Egyptians. Decoding Egyptian Hieroglyphs interweaves a clear guide to deciphering this elegant picture language with vivid depictions of its origins and the people themselves. From farmers to pharaohs, uncover the beauty and mystery of the land that was Ancient Egypt."--Amazon.com
Tales of the dead : Ancient Egypt by Stewart Ross( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the year 1795 BCE, Methen, a scribe in the temple of Sobek, the crocodile god, finds himself thrown into a murderous plot involving stolen treasures, mysterious curses, and even the pharoah herself. The graphic novel is accompanied by maps and other nonfiction information about life, and death, in Ancient Egypt
Search for Nefertiti by J Fletcher( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aandacht voor het leven van de echtgenote van farao Achnaton, die later zelf farao werd; het onderzoek naar de mummie uit graf KV 35; de rol van vrouwen in de Amarna-periode. Oorspr. titel: The search for Nefertiti (2004)
Ancient Egypt : life and death in the Valley of the Kings( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond the gold and the Pharaohs, stands the beating heart of Ancient Egypt - the people. Archaeologist Dr Jo Fletcher would like you to meet Kha and Meryt, husband and wife who have been dead for over 3500 years. Through this mummified couple, Dr Fletcher tells the story of the everyday Egyptians and how they built their extraordinary civilisation of ritual and culture that continues to enrapture us today
Oils and perfumes of ancient Egypt by Joann Fletcher( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Cleopatra the Great : the woman behind the legend
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Chronicle of a pharaoh : the intimate life of Amenhotep IIIAlexander the Great : son of the godsAncient Egypt : life, myth, and artMummies and the secrets of ancient EgyptAncient Egypt : tales of the deadExploring the life, myth, and art of ancient EgyptThe Egyptian book of living and dyingEgypt in spectacular cross-section
Alternative Names
Flečer Džoana

Fletcher J.

Fletcher, J. (Joann)

Fletcher, Joann

Joann Fletcher britische Archäologin

Joann Fletcher Brits archeologe

Joann Fletcher égyptologue britannique

Джоанн Флетчер

Флетчер, Джоанн

フレッチャー, ジョアン

Languages
English (154)

Spanish (10)

Dutch (6)

French (5)

German (4)

Finnish (1)

Russian (1)

Czech (1)