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Egyptian diary : the journal of Nakht / Richard Platt ; illustrated by David Parkins.

Platt, Richard. (Author). Parkins, David, (illustrator.).
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Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J PLA (Text) 39206019696036 J Fiction Checked out 12/04/2018

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  • ISBN: 0763627569 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 64 pages : illustrations (mostly color), map ; 34 cm
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
  • Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2005.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 64) and index.
Summary, etc.:
In ancient Egypt, Nakht records his experiences as his family moves from small town Esna to the big, exciting city of Memphis, where he studies to be a scribe like his father and helps discover who has been robbing graves. Includes nonfiction information about Egyptian culture.
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Subject: Scribes > Egypt > Fiction.
Grave robbing > Fiction.
Diaries > Fiction.
Scribes > Egypt > Juvenile fiction.
Grave robbing > Juvenile fiction.
Diaries > Juvenile fiction.
Memphis (Extinct city) > History > Fiction.
Egypt > Civilization > To 332 B.C. > Fiction.
Memphis (Extinct city) > History > Juvenile fiction.
Egypt > Civilization > To 332 B.C. > Juvenile fiction.

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