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Howard Carter (1874-1939) was an artist and archaeologist, best known for his discovery of the tomb of Tutankhamun.
Foreword Preface List of Plates Introduction: Facts and Theories Relating to the Kings Involved in the Aten Heresy 1. The Room Beyond the Burial Chamber (A Treasury) 2. The Funerary Equipment Found in the Room Beyond the Burial Chamber 3. The Annexe (A Store-Room) 4. The Objects Found in the Annexe (A Store Room) 4.1 Extraneous Objects Not Traditionally Belonging to the Annexe (A Store-Room) 4.2 The Contents Proper of the Annexe (A Store-Room) 5. The Main Cause of the Deterioration and Chemical Changes Among the Objects in the Tomb Appendix I: Report Upon the Two Human Foetuses Discovered in the Tomb of Tut.ankh.Amen Appendix II: The Chemistry of the Tomb Appendix III: Plates Index
Volume 1 covers the search for the tomb, its discovery and clearance of the antechamber. Volume 2 the burial chamber, and Volume 3 the annexe and treasury. Carter's gripping account of the discovery and excavation of Tutankhamun's tomb is now available in the "Bloomsbury Revelations" series of landmark works.rn