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AHST 1113: Art and Archaeology of Ancient Egypt

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Actual physical browsing (in the stacks) can sometimes help you find what you didn't realize you needed. Begin browsing upstairs in the Circulating Collection (books you can take home) and downstairs in the Reference Collection under the following Library of Congress call numbers:

Library of Congress Classification Range for Egyptology Topics:

BF 1591:               Ancient Egyptian Magic.

BL 2420-260:         Ancient Egyptian Religion.

DT 43 - 154:          History of Ancient Egypt.

DT 154.1 - 159.1:   Nubian Antiquities.

N 5350 - 1:            Ancient Egyptian Visual Art.

N 5888:                 Greco-Roman Egypt Visual Art.

NA 215 - 216:        Ancient Egyptian Architecture.

NB 75:                  Ancient Egyptian Sculpture.

ND 2863-6:           Ancient Egyptian Painting.

NK 3810:               Pottery of Ancient Egypt.

PJ 25:                   Philology of Ancient Egypt in General.

PJ 1001 - 1989:     Ancient Egyptian, Philology, Language, and Literature.

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