Egyptian Texts

Catalog of Demotic Texts in the Brooklyn Museum  

Posted by AlenMiler at Nov. 23, 2014
Catalog of Demotic Texts in the Brooklyn Museum

Catalog of Demotic Texts in the Brooklyn Museum (Oriental Institute Communications) by George R. Hughes
Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago | August 30, 2005 | English | ISBN: 1885923279 | 113 pages | PDF | 7 MB

This catalogue is intended to be only a checklist of the Brooklyn Museum's collection of 212 Demotic Egyptian texts. The catalogue provides both the Museum and Demoticists generally with a list of all the pieces plus only such information as would make the list useful.

The Ancient Egyptian Pyramid Texts, 2nd edition  

Posted by tukotikko at Jan. 3, 2016
The Ancient Egyptian Pyramid Texts, 2nd edition

The Ancient Egyptian Pyramid Texts, 2nd edition By James P. Allen
2015 | 394 Pages | ISBN: 1628371153 , 1628371145 | PDF | 2 MB

The Ancient Egyptian Pyramid Texts  

Posted by DZ123 at Sept. 28, 2014
The Ancient Egyptian Pyramid Texts

James P. Allen, Peter Der Manuelian, "The Ancient Egyptian Pyramid Texts"
English | 2005 | ISBN: 1589831829 | PDF | pages: 483 | 4,4 mb
Unexpected Links Between Egyptian and Babylonian Mathematics (repost)

Unexpected Links Between Egyptian and Babylonian Mathematics by Joran Friberg
English | ISBN: 9812563288 | 2005 | PDF | 307 pages | 3 MB

Mesopotamian mathematics is known from a great number of cuneiform texts, most of them Old Babylonian, some Late Babylonian or pre-Old-Babylonian, and has been intensively studied during the last couple of decades.

Sacred Texts of the World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by groovebeat at April 11, 2014
Sacred Texts of the World

Sacred Texts of the World
WEB-Rip | WMV | WMV3 @ 1 Mbit/s | 640x360 | WMA Stereo @ 128 Kbit/s 44 KHz | 18 Hours | 15.7 GB
Genre: Sacred Writings | Language: English | PDF Included

Now, in Sacred Texts of the World, Professor Grant Hardy of the University of North Carolina at Asheville takes you deeply into the world canon of sacred writings that have played an integral role in human culture and history. Covering a wide spectrum of texts, the course examines the scriptures of seven major religious traditions, as well as nine lesser-known or smaller faiths, including sacred writings from the ancient Egyptian and Mayan civilizations. These 36 lectures provide rich insights into world cultures and the meaning of religious faith.

Middle Egyptian, 2 edition (repost)  

Posted by interes at Jan. 15, 2014
Middle Egyptian, 2 edition (repost)

Middle Egyptian, 2 edition by James P. Allen
English | 2010 | ISBN: 0521741440 | 525 pages | PDF | 20.8 MB

Middle Egyptian introduces the reader to the writing system of ancient Egypt and the language of hieroglyphic texts. It contains twenty-six lessons, exercises (with answers), a list of hieroglyphic signs, and a dictionary. It also includes a series of twenty-five essays on the most important aspects of ancient Egyptian history, society, religion and literature.
Legends of the Egyptian Gods: Hieroglyphic Texts and Translations (repost)

Legends of the Egyptian Gods: Hieroglyphic Texts and Translations
by E. A. Wallis Budge
English | June 16, 1994 | ISBN: 0486280225 | 352 pages | PDF | 1.9 MB
Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs (repost)

Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs By James P. Allen
English | ISBN: 0521517966 | edition 2010 | PDF | 524 pages | 20,8 mb

Middle Egyptian introduces the reader to the writing system of ancient Egypt and the language of hieroglyphic texts. It contains twenty-six lessons, exercises (with answers), a list of hieroglyphic signs, and a dictionary. It also includes a series of twenty-five essays on the most important aspects of ancient Egyptian history, society, religion and literature.
Fischer, Henry G., "Ancient Egyptian Representations of Turtles"

Fischer, Henry G., "Ancient Egyptian Representations of Turtles"
Publisher: Metropolitan Museum of Art | 1968 | ISBN: N/A | English | PDF | 56 pages | 6.81 Mb

Turtles are treated in Ancient Egyptian belief, as in other cultures, as an ambiguous force, reflecting their life as creatures of both land and sea. In Ancient Egyptian religious iconography and literature, the turtle can be among marginal creatures invoked to defend a person, as on the objects illustrated below. However it is often the enemy of the sun-god Re. This negative position is already announced in the Coffin Texts: 'If you tell me to eat this (excrement), then Re will eat turtle'. In the New Kingdom (about 1550-1069 BC) the following refrain dominates an incantation appearing on almost all inscribed private coffins to the Late Period, …

Middle Egyptian by James P. Allen  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by serpmolot at Feb. 14, 2012
Middle Egyptian by James P. Allen

Middle Egyptian by James P. Allen
Cambridge University Press; 2 edition | English | 2010 | ISBN: 0521741440 | 525 pages | PDF | 20.84 MB

Middle Egyptian introduces the reader to the writing system of ancient Egypt and the language of hieroglyphic texts. It contains twenty-six lessons, exercises (with answers), a list of hieroglyphic signs, and a dictionary.