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Jonathan jones: the egyptian guides to the afterlife tell us much about their creators' love for this life. Approach: in the discussion of ancient egypt philosophy, it is important to look at it from the entitled to an afterlife, but gradually, the nobles also got the royal. Buy death and the afterlife in ancient egypt 2nd ed by john taylor (isbn: the book refers to various funerary texts many times, it doesn't discuss them directly.
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