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Mummifications and Other Rituals of Ancient Egypt  - eBook

Mummifications and Death Rituals of Ancient Egypt - eBook 

S&L Price: $43.29
ISBN: 978-1-60152-255-9
Format: eBook
Other titles in the Ancient Egyptian Wonders series
Hardcover out of print;
Author: William Lace
Publication Date: 2012
Number of Pages: 80
Dewey Code: 932
Interest Grade Level: 6-12
Reading Grade Level: 6-12

The ancient Egyptians believed in life after death, but only if the physical body could be preserved. This belief led to the practice of mummification, enabling the deceased to embark on a perilous journey through the underworld until they reached the place of judgment where their heart was weighed before the gods.