The Complete Gods and Goddesses of Ancient Egypt
A fully illustrated and systematic survey of the mythology, iconography and worship of the mysterious and awe-inspiring deities that dominated Egyptian religion from early pharaonic times to the Roman period.
Comprehensive catalogue of Egyptian deities, including Osiris, Amun, Hathor and Isis as well as minor figures such as Babi and Ba-Pef. Surveys the evolution of the gods, their importance in Egyptian society and religion, their differing manifestations, iconography and cult centres, and their eventual decline. Colour photographs and drawings depict tomb paintings, temple reliefs, statues and much more.