egyptologist egyptologist

Definition(s):

  • (n) an archeologist who specializes in Egyptology

News

  1. Best-selling author Barbara Mertz dies

    Associated Press • This undated publicity image released by HarperCollins shows author Barbara Mertz. Mertz, an Egyptologist who wrote dozens of mystery and suspense novels under two pseudonyms, died Thursday morning at her home in Frederick, Md., her daughter Elizabeth told her publisher, Har...
    on August 11, 2013     Source: Texarkana Gazette

  2. Barbara Mertz, Mystery Writer Barbara Michaels And Elizabeth Peters, Has Died

    Barbara Mertz, the suspense and mystery writer who worked under the names Elizabeth Peters and Barbara Michaels, died Thursday at home in Frederick, Maryland. She was 85. A brief notice at NPR said that her agent Dominick Abel confirmed her passing. The University of Chicago trained Egyptologist wrote academic works under her own name. However,... Read more » Barbara Mertz, Mystery Writer ...
    on August 9, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

  3. Mystery writer Barbara Mertz, author of more than 60 books under pen names, dies at 85

    NEW YORK — Barbara Mertz, an Egyptologist who wrote dozens of mystery and suspense novels under two pen names, has died. She was 85. Mertz's daughter Elizabeth told her publisher HarperCollins that her mother died Thursday morning at her home in Frederick, Md.
    on August 8, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

Quotes

  • "At the Valley of the Kings I went to see KV60 with Egyptologist Salima Ikram to examine the mummy for a television documentary," wrote Zahi Hawass, secretary- general of the SCA, in an article, "The quest for the mummy of Hatshepsut",...
    on Jun 14, 2007 By: Zahi Hawass Source: Al-Ahram Weekly

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