- Price: $28.00
- Pages: 320
- ISBN: 9780307956767
Dr. Cooney is a well-known Egyptologist and the Assistant Professor of Egyptian Art and Architecture at UCLA. She received her PhD for Near Eastern Studies in 2002 from Johns Hopkins University. Some of her excavation experience includes projects in Deir el Medina in Egypt, Dahshur, and several tombs at Thebes. In 2005, she was a curator for Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Cooney has also been on Discovery Channel documentaries including: Out of Egypt and Egypt’s Lost Queen.
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