BOOK REVIEW - The Complete Cities of Ancient Egypt - Steven Snape

Updated: Jun 19


There is an amazing series by the Thames and Hudson publishing company that takes you into the most comprehensive and detailed publications available on the topics of Ancient Egypt. Known as the 'Complete Series', these books provide the most beautiful photographs and the most detailed diagrams that you will find.


This series involves The Complete Pyramids by Mark Lehner, the Complete Temples of Ancient Egypt by Richard Wilkinson, and the Complete valley of the Kings by both Nicholas Reeves and Richard Wilkinson. This new edition is the book entitled, The Complete Cities of Ancient Egypt, by Dr, Steven Snape, who is an archaeologist from the University of Liverpool. This work focuses on the cultural and urban elements of Ancient Egypt.