Jacques Kinnear's elegant interactive book offers a
of Egyptian history,
intro to language
& hieroglyphic script, a comprehensive bibliography &
to other internet resources on Egyptology.
Jenny Hill's lucid introduction
tutorials on hieroglyphs, illustrated catalogues of ancient
& texts, &
well-researched essays on
from paleolithic times through the new kingdom (12th c.
Pages from the Minneapolis Institute of the
Arts on-line curriculum illustrate the myths of Osiris,
Gateway to the latest
news & on-line articles on ancient Egypt's art,
science & writing.
Nigel Strudwick's pioneering meta-directory to
everything Egyptian on the web categorizes sites by type rather than subject.
Requires some excavation to find religion-related sources.
Top-quality virtual collection of thousands of
well-documented images from 10 European museums. First 24 hours of
searches free; unlimited searches for "Friends of the Museum."
Jimmy Dunn's survey of the Egyptian pantheon
based on E. A. W. Budge's Gods of the Egyptians (1904) includes the
full text of the Book of the
Paul Halsall's well-organized collection of
links to academic quality e-resources on ancient Egypt (Fordham U).
Lavishly illustrated descriptive tours of
all the the tombs & mastabas at Luxor, Giza, Saqqara, Tell-Armana, Aswan,
Siwa, & Nubia.
Arthur McGee posts a plain text version of
Budge's translation of the key text of the cult of Osiris.
Kent Weeks' elegant
site features guided virtual tours of the
of the Kings, a
searchable image database & articles
excavations at KV5 (the tomb
of the sons of Ramses II).
Chicago's Oriental Institute posts Tom Van
Eynde's panoramic images of important sites, including: the Colossi
of Memnon, the temples at
the temple of
at Philae, & valleys of the
Nigel Strudwick's virtual guide to U of
Cambridge's excavation of the tomb of a royal official at Thebes (ca. 1420
BCE). Color photo images.