The Routledge Dictionary of Egyptian Gods and Goddesses
By George Hart
Published March 15th 2005 by Routledge – 192 pages
Series: Routledge Dictionaries
The Routledge Dictionary of Egyptian Gods and Goddesses contains one of the most comprehensive listings and descriptions of Egyptian deities. Now in its second edition, it provides:
Presenting a vivid picture of the complexity and richness of imagery in Egyptian mythology, students studying Ancient Egypt, travelers, visitors to museums and all those interested in mythology will find this an invaluable resource.
Praise for the first edition:
'Essential reading for Egyptologists and those with a taste of mythology.' – Western Morning News
'An excellent, easily portable companion for the traveller with an amateur interest in ancient Egyptian religion.' – British Book News
'A useful addition to any well read occult student's library. Its contents cover all the major gods and goddesses from ancient Egyptian mythology, together with recent research on many deities that have previously been ignored … Extremely easy to use and is full of fascinating and useful information.' – Prediction
George Hart was the Curator in the Education Department of the British Museum, he specialised as an Education Officer for Egyptology. The first edition of The Routledge Dictionary of Egyptian Gods and Goddesses published in 1986 has sold well over 25,000 copies. He is now a freelance lecturer and writer.