The Limitations of Formal Ancient Egyptian Religion

  title={The Limitations of Formal Ancient Egyptian Religion},
  author={Anthony John Spalinger},
  journal={Journal of Near Eastern Studies},
  pages={241 - 260}
  • A. Spalinger
  • Published 1 October 1998
  • Art
  • Journal of Near Eastern Studies
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