Champollion the Egyptian has ratings and 13 reviews. Maria said: The book is about the race for public recognition to be the first to decipher the Eg. Results 1 – 30 of 59 El Egiptologo (Spanish Edition) (Jet (Historica)) by Christian Jacq and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Christian Jacq is the author of the international bestselling four-volume Rames series, which sold over 11 million copies in 29 countries. He is the founder and.

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Aug 07, Brenda added it Shelves: Semplicemente i geroglifici non sono ideogarmmi, ma allo stesso tempo lettere, sillabe e ideogrammi This story, based on fact, was an enjoyable read, since I had just been to many of the sites and could picture things in my mind.

There are few authors who know their subject as well as Mr Jacq and his love for all things Egyptian really “jumps off the page”. I bought this book at a stall in Egypt last month.

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The book is a translation, and there are quite a few typos and flaws, but not so many that they detract from the story. Essendo da sempre interessata all’Antico Egitto, ho letto un paio di libri di Jacq, ma nessuno dei suoi romanzi.

Each volume encompasses one aspect jcaq Ramesses’ known historical life, woven into a fictional tapestry of the ancient world for an epic tale of love, life and deceit. It was getting frustrating reading about all the roadblocks being put in Champollion’s way, but my interest was maintained throughout.


Rivalry between factions jaq scientists are also as common today as they were then and the bitchiness with which scientists and charlatans alike treat each other hasn’t changed one bit.

To ask other readers questions about Champollion the Egyptianplease sign up. Sabine rated it really liked it Jun 21, Jacq gives Ramesses only three biological children: Champollion the Egyptian by Christian Jacq.

Refresh and try again. The main character’s love of Egiptologp comes through vividly. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The author captures the spirit of the age really well and the desire of self-made men like Champollion to shine and distinguish themselves is as real today as it was then.

Preview — Champollion the Egyptian by Christian Jacq. The book is about the race for public recognition to be the first to decipher the Egyption hieroglyphics on the Rosetta stone, which would in time open up a whole new branch in science. The main theme in his other novels. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Egiptoogo rated it really liked it Jul 13, Trivia About Champollion the E Sometimes the story switched between autobiographical and dgiptologo narrator, which was a bit odd.

Alberto rated it it was ok Jun 18, Be the first to ask a question about Champollion the Egyptian. Books by Christian Jacq. In his egiptolobo life, he first has Isetnofret Iset as a mistress second Great Wifemeets his true love Nefertari first Great Wife and after their death, gets married to Maetnefrure in his old age. As of he has written over fifty books, including several non-fiction books on the subject of Egyptology.


Christine rated it it was amazing Oct 01, Cependant, je suis assez triste qu’il n’y ai pas eu plus de moments sur la pierre de rosette. It may be hard for us to understand what it was like in the Victorian era, but with so many new discoveries being made in the 19th century and at the beginning of chfistian 20th, we learned more during those short years than we had at any time in egiiptologo existence.

Champollion the Egyptian

Philip Munro rated it liked it Jan 17, Juan rated it did not like it Jan 19, Jacq’s series describes a vision of the life of the pharaoh: Christian Jacq really captures the Zeitgeist with this one, and tells the story with great insight, passion and also compassion for those involved.

This inspired him to write his first novel. An interesting story, loosely based to the real life genius Jean-Francois Champollions travels to Egypt. Britny rated it really liked it Sep 15, Aug 03, Anna Mattila rated it really liked it. I am glad to have learned about him. Aburridisimo libro sobre Champollion y su viaje por Egipto.