THIS volume contains a complete English translation of the famous Ethiopian work, The "Kebra Nagast," i.e. the "Glory of the Kings [of Ethiopia]." This work has been held in peculiar honour in Abyssinia for several centuries, and throughout that country it has been, and still is, venerated by the people as containing the final proof of their descent from the Hebrew Patriarchs, and of the kinship of their kings of the Solomonic line with Christ, the Son of God.More info →
This is the new classic for cat lovers — a study by two devoted admirers.
Walter Chandoha, whose pictures of cats are famous the world over, has contributed 150 of his finest photographs—pictures that show his remarkable insight into the mind and changing moods of the cat. And Adie Suehsdorf has written a sparkling tribute to this independent, absorbing and—for many people-indispensable friend.
The Origins of the Ancient Egyptians and excerpts from The Book of the Dead, the Ptah-Hotep and the Ke'gemini.
Dr. Brian Brown wrote this book in 1923, very soon after Egyptology became a fascination for the western world, and before King Tut's tomb was fully excavated. He gave us the first English translation of the three pillars of Egyptian thought, The Book of the Dead, the Ptah-Hotep and the Ke'gemini.More info →