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
includes tutorials on hieroglyphs, illustrated catalogues of ancient
& texts, &
well-researched essays on
from paleolithic times through the Greco-Roman period.
Pages from the Minneapolis Institute of the
Arts on-line curriculum illustrate the myths of Osiris,
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."
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.
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.