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Economy and industry in ancient Egypt /

by Kaplan, Leslie C.
Type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Primary sources of ancient civilizationsEgypt. Publisher: New York : PowerKids Press, 2004Edition: 1st ed. Hardcover.Description: 24 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 21 cm.ISBN: 0823967867.Subject(s): MYP - Humanities/History | Middle Years Programme | Egypt -- Civilization | Egypt - History | Industries -- Egypt -- History | Egypt -- Economic conditions
Contents:
Growth of industry -- Farming and the economy -- The barter system -- Trading with other lands -- Popular papyrus -- Brickmaking and pottery -- Working with stone -- Making cloth -- A big market for jewelry -- Soft metal, strong civilization.
Summary: Examines the economy of ancient Egypt which was primarily centered around agriculture, discusses the emergence of craftsmen and merchants, looks at various work pursuits, and describes the system of barter and trade by which goods were exchanged.
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Book NF 330.932 K (Browse shelf) Available S036785555
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Browsing Secondary Shelves , Shelving location: 300 Social Sciences , Collection code: Book Close shelf browser
NF 330 W Naked economics : NF 330.9 H The undercover economist : NF 330.91 D Developing nations / NF 330.932 K Economy and industry in ancient Egypt / NF 330.973 S Guide to economic indicators : NF 331.01 P Workers' rights NF 331.3 C Child labor and sweatshops /

Includes index.

Growth of industry -- Farming and the economy -- The barter system -- Trading with other lands -- Popular papyrus -- Brickmaking and pottery -- Working with stone -- Making cloth -- A big market for jewelry -- Soft metal, strong civilization.

Examines the economy of ancient Egypt which was primarily centered around agriculture, discusses the emergence of craftsmen and merchants, looks at various work pursuits, and describes the system of barter and trade by which goods were exchanged.

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