All About History is a British history magazine published by Imagine Publishing. The Book of Pharaohs is a special edition focused on the rulers of Ancient Egypt. First published in 2015, the 2023 issue is the 4th edition.
At 124 pages, this edition provides a richly illustrated overview of Egypt’s pharaonic history, from the Early Dynastic Period circa 3100 BCE through the Ptolemaic dynasty ending in 30 BCE.
Key features include biographies of significant pharaohs like Hatshepsut, Thutmose III, Akhenaten, Ramses II, and Cleopatra. It explores the pharaoh’s role in society, royal women, temples and tombs, warfare, and decline of the monarchies.
This latest edition contains updated archaeological findings and evidence from recent discoveries like Nefertiti’s tomb. New sidebars tackle topics like mummification, the afterlife, and hieroglyphics. Pull-out charts chronicle dynastic succession.
With timelines, maps, photographs, and artwork, The Book of Pharaohs provides an engaging, authoritative guide to Ancient Egypt’s iconic rulers. For dedicated history buffs as well as casual readers, it offers an intriguing glimpse into the extravagant and enigmatic world of Egypt’s pharaohs.
All About History: Book of Pharaohs – 4th Edition 2023
English | 132 pages | PDF | 201.7 MB