The Social and Political Position Of Woman in Ancient Egypt

  title={The Social and Political Position Of Woman in Ancient Egypt},
  author={A. Edwards},
  journal={PMLA/Publications of the Modern Language Association of America},
  pages={843 - 857}
  • A. Edwards
  • Published 2005
  • History
  • PMLA/Publications of the Modern Language Association of America
When James Russell Lowell, John Greenleaf Whittier, Oliver Wen-Dell Holmes, and two hundred other prominent American Literary and intellectual figures joined efforts to bring Amelia Edwards to the United States for a public lecture tour in 1889-90, they were acknowledging her importance as a writer and educator. The author of novels, short stories, popular histories, and works of travel literature, Edwards had established a second career as an advocate for the new science of Egyptology. As… Expand
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