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Nefertiti’s Face

The Creation of an Icon

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$25.95 • £20.95 • €23.50

ISBN 9780674983755

Publication Date: 03/12/2018


240 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

20 color illustrations, 3 maps

North America only

  • Acknowledgements
  • Map: Nefertiti’s Egypt
  • Map: Amarna
  • Plan: Thutmose’s House/Workshop
  • Introduction: Seeking Nefertiti
  • Background to the Amarna Age
  • I. Creating Nefertiti
    • 1. Thutmose
    • 2. Chief of Works
    • 3. Taught by the King
    • 4. The Beautiful Woman
  • II. Recreating Nefertiti
    • 5. The Colourful Queen
    • 6. The German Queen
    • 7. Multiple Nefertitis
    • 8. Looking for Nefertiti
  • Notes
  • Bibliography and Further Reading
  • List of Illustrations
  • Index

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