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By Howard Carter

the invention of the resting position of the nice Egyptian Pharaoh Tutankhamun [Tut.ankh.Amen] in November 1922 by way of Howard Carter and the 5th Earl of Carnarvon used to be the best archaeological locate the area had ever noticeable. regardless of its plundering through thieves in antiquity, the burial of the king lay intact with its nest of coffins and funerary shrines, surrounded via a mass of burial gear prepared in 3 peripheral chambers.

After the lengthy look for the tomb and its preliminary discovery and excavation (volume 1), after the invention of the king's resting position and physique (volume 2), the 3rd and ultimate quantity of Howard Carter's account sees him achieve the treasury, filled with the outstanding riches that the Pharaoh had kind to take with him to the realm past and which had appeared misplaced to time ahead of Carter's historical discovery. Now to be had within the Bloomsbury Revelations sequence, the publication contains over one hundred fifty images of the treasury and its contents.

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