The Complete Tutankhamun

The Complete Tutankhamun

The King, The Tomb, The Royal Treasure

  1. Nicholas Reeves
  2. Foreword by The Seventh Earl of Carnarvon
  • ISBN 9780500278109
  • 25.40 x 19.20 cm
  • Paperback
  • 224pp
  • Illustrated throughout in black and white and colour
  • First published 1995
‘A brilliantly presented book – with over 500 illustrations, maps, diagrams and magnificent colour photography’ – The Good Book Guide

The Tomb of Tutankhamun, with its breathtaking treasures, has exerted a unique hold on the popular imagination ever since its discovery by Howard Carter in 1922. It remains the greatest tomb find ever made. This is the fullest account yet published of the world's greatest archaeological discovery.

• double-page features on each stage of the discovery, each chamber of the tomb and all the main treasures
• extracts from Howard Carter's notes and diaries and first-time publication of many of his drawings and reconstructions
• fresh evidence from scholarly monographs on the shrines, chariots and other finds
• full reference section