Champollion the Egyptian has ratings and 13 reviews. Maria said: The book is about the race for public recognition to be the first to decipher the Eg. Results 1 – 30 of 59 El Egiptologo (Spanish Edition) (Jet (Historica)) by Christian Jacq and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Christian Jacq is the author of the international bestselling four-volume Rames series, which sold over 11 million copies in 29 countries. He is the founder and.
Aburridisimo libro sobre Champollion y su viaje por Egipto. Credo di aver iniziato un paio di volte Ramses ma non ho superato pagina christiaan He and his wife later founded the Ramses Institute, which is dedicated to creating a photographic description of Egypt for the preservation of endangered archaeological sites. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
The main character’s love of Egypt comes through vividly. Just a moment while we christiab you in to your Goodreads account. The book is a manifest for the meaning of passion and dedication in achieving something great. Excelente novela, de verdad que Egipto tiene fhristian que revelar: Sep 27, Nathan W. Sometimes the story switched between autobiographical and a narrator, which was a bit odd. I bought this book at a stall in Egypt last month. Lea Ann rated it liked it Jul 19, Thanks for telling us about the problem.
Kha’emweset, Meritamen egiptolovo being the only child of Nefertari, the two others being from Iset and Merneptah. By the time he was eighteen, he had written eight books.
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egiptooogo The author captures christuan spirit of the age really well and the desire of self-made men like Champollion eegiptologo shine and distinguish themselves is as real today as it was then. Rivalry between factions of scientists are also as common today hcristian they were then and the bitchiness with which scientists and charlatans alike treat each other hasn’t changed one bit. In his marital life, he first has Isetnofret Iset as a mistress second Great Wifemeets his true love Nefertari first Great Wife and after their death, gets married to Maetnefrure in his old age.
Not the best example of Jacq’s writing expertise, but definitely an awesome an entertaining read. A great holiday read for anyone interested in history in general and Egypt in particular. It also serves as a showcase for Christian Jacq’s love and knowledge of the ancient history of Egypt.
Essendo da sempre interessata all’Antico Egitto, ho letto un paio di libri di Jacq, ma nessuno dei suoi romanzi. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. I am glad to have learned about him.
Aug 03, Anna Mattila rated it really liked it. Books by Christian Jacq. No trivia or quizzes yet. From the author of Ramses, the fictional life of the man who first deciphered hieroglyphics.
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This story, based on fact, was an enjoyable read, since I had just been to many of the sites and could picture things in my mind. Christian Jacq really captures the Zeitgeist with this one, and tells the story with great insight, passion and also compassion for those involved. He first visited Egypt when he was seventeen, went on to study Egyptology and archaeology at the Sorbonne, and is now one of the world’s leading Egyptologists.
Open Preview See a Problem? Chaz rated it liked it Mar 27, Jacq gives Ramesses only three biological children: As of he has written over fifty books, including several non-fiction books on the subject of Egyptology. Nov 10, Laura JC rated it liked it Shelves: There are few authors who know their subject as well as Mr Jacq and his love for all things Egyptian really “jumps off the page”. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.
It was getting frustrating reading about all the roadblocks being put in Champollion’s way, but my interest was maintained throughout. It may be hard for us to understand what it was like in the Victorian era, but with so many new discoveries being made in the 19th century and at the beginning of the 20th, we learned more during those short years than we had at any time in human existence.
Sabine rated it really liked it Jun 21, Published by Not Avail first published Elna rated it really liked it Feb 10, The main theme in his other novels. He has written several novels about ancient Egypt, notably a five book suite about pharaoh Ramses II, a character whom Jacq admires greatly.
An interesting story, loosely based to the real life genius Jean-Francois Champollions travels to Egypt. Want to Read saving….
Il romanzo inizia bene. This inspired him to write his first novel. The book is about the race for public recognition to be the first to decipher the Egyption hieroglyphics on the Rosetta stone, which would in time open up a whole new egiptllogo in science.