Champollion the Egyptian has ratings and 13 reviews. Maria said: The book is about the race for public recognition to be the first to decipher the Eg. Results 1 – 30 of 59 El Egiptologo (Spanish Edition) (Jet (Historica)) by Christian Jacq and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Christian Jacq is the author of the international bestselling four-volume Rames series, which sold over 11 million copies in 29 countries. He is the founder and.
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Return to Book Page. He egiptollgo visited Egypt when he was seventeen, went on to study Egyptology and archaeology at the Sorbonne, and is now one of the world’s leading Egyptologists.
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chrkstian This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Sep 27, Nathan W. Jacq gives Ramesses only three biological children: Le atmosfere, la delineazione del personaggio e il racconto del viaggio sono bellissimi. This story, based on fact, was an enjoyable read, since I had just been to many of the sites and could picture things in my mind.
Thanks for telling us about the problem. Jacq’s series describes a vision of the life of the pharaoh: I bought this book at a stall in Egypt last month. Emmi rated it liked it Jul 24, The main character’s love of Egypt comes through vividly.
Champollion the Egyptian by Christian Jacq. Philip Munro rated it liked it Jan 17, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Christian Jacq really captures the Zeitgeist with this one, and tells the story with great insight, passion and also compassion for those involved.
It may be hard for us to understand what it was like in the Victorian era, but with so many new discoveries being made in the 19th century and at the beginning of the 20th, we learned more during those short years than we had at any time in human existence.
Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Christine rated it it was amazing Oct 01, Excelente novela, de verdad que Egipto tiene mucho que revelar: Sometimes the story switched between autobiographical and a narrator, which was a bit odd.
Christian Jacq is a French author and Egyptologist. Aburridisimo libro sobre Champollion y su viaje por Egipto. Claire rated it it was ok Jun 09, Alberto rated it it was ok Jun 18, Rivalry between factions of scientists are also as common today as they were then and the bitchiness with which scientists and charlatans alike treat each other hasn’t changed one bit.
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By the time he was eighteen, he had written eight books. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
He has written several novels about ancient Egypt, notably a five book suite chrisfian pharaoh Ramses II, a character whom Jacq admires greatly. The book is a manifest for the meaning of passion and dedication in achieving something great. The other “children” are only young officials trained for government and who curistian nicknamed “sons of the pharaoh”.
The book is a translation, and there are quite a few typos and flaws, but not so many that they detract from the story. It also serves as a showcase for Christian Jacq’s love and knowledge of the ancient history of Egypt. As of he has written over fifty books, including several non-fiction books on the subject of Egyptology.
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Sophia rated it really liked it Jul 13, Apr 09, Maria Thermann rated it liked it. Tania rated it liked it Aug 28, Inizia una parte esoterica con sette segrete, allucinazioni, rivelazioni del dio Thot ecc che proprio chrisian mi piace. There are few authors who know their subject as well as Mr Jacq and his love for all things Egyptian really “jumps off the page”. The book is about the race for public recognition to be the first to decipher the Egyption hieroglyphics on the Rosetta stone, which would in time open up a whole new branch in science.
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Champollion the Egyptian by Christian Jacq
It may be hard for us to understand what it was like in the Victorian era, but with so many new discoveries being made in the 19th century and at the beginning of the The book is about the race for public recognition to be the first to decipher the Egyption hieroglyphics on the Rosetta stone, which would in time open up a whole new branch in science. The author jxcq the spirit of the age really well and the desire of self-made men like Champollion to shine and distinguish themselves is as real today as it was then.
He and his wife later founded the Ramses Institute, which is dedicated to creating a photographic description of Egypt for the preservation of endangered archaeological sites. This inspired him to write his first novel.
Anna rated it it was ok Mar 19,