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The Mummy's Tale: The Scientific and Medical Investigation of Natsef-Amun, Priest in the Temple at Karnak In , the mummified body of an Egyptian scribe and priest was the subject of one of the first medical examinations of the kind In , the Manchester Egyptian Research Project, using the newest scientific techniques, reopened the investigation and discovered some fascinating and sinister things about this man who died , years before the birth of Christ Illustrations


About the Author: Rosalie David

From Ancient Egypt Magazine PROFESSOR ROSALIE DAVID OBE has achieved world renown for her pioneering work in investigating mummies using non destructive techniques She is Director of the KNH Centre for Biological and Forensic Studies in Egyptology at The University of Manchester For over 25 years her Certificate Course in Egyptology has been consistently oversubscribed The Distance Learning Course in Egyptology has proved equally popular Prof David was the former Keeper of Egyptology at the Manchester Museum, and is Director of the International Mummy Database and Director of the Schistosomiasis Investigation Project Her research work into this disease, a scourge in the ancient as well as the modern world, was recognised recently with a prestigious award from the Anglo French Medical Society Prof David is the author of numerous books and articles on mummies and the religious practices of the ancient Egyptians, a presenter of TV and radio programmes, and an extremely popular lecturer all over the world Rosalie David was the first woman professor in Egyptology in Britain, and the first to receive an OBE in recognition of her services in Egyptology.



10 thoughts on “The Mummy's Tale: The Scientific and Medical Investigation of Natsef-Amun, Priest in the Temple at Karnak

  1. Sharon Sharon says:

    An interesting and surprisingly in depth exploration of the aspects involved in the study of a mummy.This book starts out with a background overview of the eras of Ancient Egypt before going into a detailed description of each element the archeologists explored, such as the blood and tissue samples, the


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