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Raneb (Nebra), The 2nd King of Egypt's 2nd Dynasty by Jimmy Dunn

The Mosque of Salih Tala'i by Jimmy Dunn writing as Ismail Abaza

The Story of 'Description of Egypt' by Egyptian Government

The Church of the Holy Virgin at Gabal al-Tayr near Minya by Jimmy Dunn

Who Were the Hyksos by Jimmy Dunn writing as Troy Fox

Christmas in Egypt by Nermin Sami and Jimmy Dunn

Sanakhte, A Mysterious King of Egypt's 3rd Dynasty by Jimmy Dunn

The Enemies of Ancient Egypt by Jimmy Dunn writing as Troy Fox

The Mausoleum of Imam al-Shafi'i by Jimmy Dunn writing as Ismail Abaza

The Churches and Convents of Harat Zuwaila in Old Cairo by Jimmy Dunn

The Ancient Egyptian Navy by Jimmy Dunn writing as Troy Fox

Military Architecture of Ancient Egypt by Jimmy Dunn writing as Troy Fox

Defensive Equipment of the Egyptian Army by Jimmy Dunn writing as Troy Fox

The Chariot in Egyptian Warfare by Jimmy Dunn writing as Troy Fox

Projectile Type Weapons of Ancient Egypt Egypt by Jimmy Dunn writing as Troy Fox

Edged, Close Combat Weapons of the Ancient Egyptians by Jimmy Dunn writing as Troy Fox

The Blunt Instrument: A Weapon of Enduring Fascination in Ancient Egypt by Jimmy Dunn writing as Troy Fox

The Equipment of Pharaoh's Military by Jimmy Dunn writing as Troy Fox

Altunbugha al-Maridani Mosque by Lara Iskander

A Dream of a Thousand and One Nights The Al Moudira, a New 5 Star Hotel in Luxor by Sonny Stengle

Thanksgiving, How the Ancients Celebrated by Jimmy Dunn

The Mopnastery of Apa Bane (Deir Abu Fana, or the Monastery of the Cross) by Jimmy Dunn

The Ancient Ankh, Symbol of Life by Jimmy Dunn writing as Taylor Ray Ellison

The Tomb of Djer and Later, The Tomb of Osiris at Abydos by Jimmy Dunn writing as Peter Rome

The Temple of Osiris and the Other Temples of Abydos by Jimmy Dunn writing as Peter Rome

The Monastery of the Archangel Gabriel at Naqlun near the Fayoum by Jimmy Dunn

The Temple of Tuthmosis III at Abydos by Jimmy Dunn writing as Peter Rome

Medinet Madi (in the Fayoum) by Joerg Reid

The Cenotaph Temple of Ramesses II at Abydos by Jimmy Dunn writing as Peter Rome

Ramesses II: Anatomy of a Pharaoh His Family (Specifically, his Children) by Jimmy Dunn

Ramadan in Egypt by Sameh Arab

Christian Nitria, Kellia and the Life of their Ancient Monks by Jimmy Dunn

Manzil Zeinab Khatoun by Lara Iskander

Fossils: The Other Ancient Egypt by Jimmy Dunn writing as Henry Stone

The Ghosts of Thebes by Jimmy Dunn

The Other Side of the Sinai Ras Sidr by Mark White

Pharaoh's Signs of the Zodiac by Egyptian Government Edited by Jimmy Dunn

Ramesses II: Anatomy of a Pharaoh His Family (Specifically, his Women) by Jimmy Dunn

The Mosque of Qajmas al-Ishaqi by Jimmy Dunn writing as Ismail Abaza

Who Killed King Tut? by The Government of Egypt, Edited by Jimmy Dunn

KV60 in the Valley of the Kings, Luxor by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

Moulids! by Lara Iskander

The Monastery of Apollo at Bawit by Jimmy Dunn

The Monastery of St. Paul In Egypt's Eastern Desert by Jimmy Dunn

Typology of Ancient Egyptian Christian Churches by Jimmy Dunn

Ramesses II: Anatomy of a Pharaoh An Introduction by Jimmy Dunn

Warlock: The Making of a Pharaoh A Review by Adel Murad

The Tomb of Amenhotep Huy by Jimmy Dunn writing as Brian Rosewood

The Book of Caverns by Jimmy Dunn writing as Taylor Ray Ellison

Wisdom Literature and Other Text of Ancient Egypt Revisited by Originally by Marie Parsons, Revised by Jimmy Dunn

The Ram in Ancient Egypt by Jimmy Dunn writing as Taylor Ray Ellison

Ancient Egyptian Temple Elements Part V: Associated Element by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

Ancient Egyptian Temple Elements Part IV: The Sanctuary and its Environs by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

Ancient Egyptian Temple Elements Part III: On the Path to the Sanctuary by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

Ancient Egyptian Temple Elements Part II: The Outer Courtyards by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

Ancient Egyptian Temple Elements Part I: Approach and Entrance Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

The Coffin Text by Jimmy Dunn writing as Taylor Ray Ellison

The Wonderful Land of Punt by Jimmy Dunn

The History of the Dakhla Oasis by Jimmy Dunn

The Aqsunqur Mosque (The Blue Mosque) by Lara Iskander

The Red Chapel of Hatshepsut and Tuthmosis III by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

The White Chapel of Senusret I by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

The Geography and Geology of the Valley of the Kings on the West Bank at Thebes by Jimmy Dunn

Who Were the Sea People by Robert Anderson

The Pyramid Text by Jimmy Dunn writing as Taylor Ray Ellison

The History of the Farafra Oasis by Jimmy Dunn

The Tomb of Amenherkhepshef in the Valley of the Queens by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

Tatenen, 'Father of Gods' and the God of the Rising Earth by Jimmy Dunn writing as Taylor Ray Ellison

The Mosque of El-Hakim by Jimmy Dunn writing as Ismail Abaza

Nekau II, of Egypt's 26th Dynasty by Jimmy Dunn

Apries, the 4th Ruler of Egypt's 26th Dynasty by Jimmy Dunn

God's Wife of Amun by Jimmy Dunn writing as Taylor Ray Ellison

Tanwetamani (Tantamani), The Last Nubian King of Egypt And the Looting of the Temple of Amun at Thebes by Jimmy Dunn

The History of the Siwa Oasis by Jimmy Dunn

The Books of the Sky (Heavens) by Roland Mastaff

KV18, The Tomb of Ramesses X, Valley of the Kings, Egypt by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

The Book of the Heavenly (Celestial) Cow by Roland Mastaff

KV19, the Tomb of Prince Ramesses-Mentuherkhepshef by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

The History of the Bahariya Oasis by Jimmy Dunn

The Church of the Holy Virgin in Babylon Al-Darag by Jimmy Dunn

KV1, The Tomb of Ramesses VII in the Valley of the Kings by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

KV4, the Unfinished Tomb of Ramesses XI in the Valley of the Kings by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

The Church of Saint Menas in Old Cairo & the Annexed Churches of Saint Bahnam and Saint George by Jimmy Dunn

King Siptah and his Tomb in the Valley of the Kings by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

The Temple of Seti I and the Osireion at Abydos by Jimmy Dunn writing as Peter Rome

Christian Ruins in the Kharga Oasis by Jimmy Dunn

Seti II and his Tomb (KV15) in the Valley of the Kings by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews & Jimmy Dunn

The Private Deir el-Medina Tomb of Irunefer on the West Bank at Luxor by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

The Mawlawi Museum and Sunqur Sa'di Madrasa by Lara Iskander

KV55 in the Valley of the Kings on the West Bank at Luxor by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

The Tomb of Amenhotep III (and possibly Queen Tiy) on the West Bank at Luxor by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

Amenhotep III, the Ninth King of Egypt's 18th Dynasty by Jimmy Dunn

The Private Tomb of Khonsu on the West Bank at Luxor by Jimmy Dunn

The Artwork of Winifred Brunton by Jimmy Dunn

The Private Tomb of Sennefer on the West Bank at Luxor by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

Christian Churches and Monasteries of Luxor and the West Bank by Jimmy Dunn

Montu, Rattawy and Harpocrates at Medamud, Temple of by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

Amenhotep II, 7th Pharaoh of Egypt's 18th Dynasty by Jimmy Dunn

The Hanging Church: El Muallaqa, Dedicated to the Virgin Mary by Jimmy Dunn

How the Modern Egyptians Achieved Independence by Jimmy Dunn

Petra, Part I: The History and Relationship with Egypt by John Southland

Tuthmosis I, 2nd tomb of - (KV38) by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

Cambyses II, the Persian Ruler of Egypt And His Lost Army by Jimmy Dunn

Tuthmosis I and Hatshepsut, Tomb of in the Valley of the Kings (KV20) by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

Tuthmosis I, 3rd King of Egypt's 18th Dynasty by Jimmy Dunn

The Church of Saint Mercurius in Old Cairo by Jimmy Dunn

Amentet, Goddess of the Dead, Personification of the West by Caroline Seawright

Ancient Egyptians as Model Builders by Scott Freeman

Church of Saint Barbara (Sitt Barbara) by Jimmy Dunn

The Tomb of Zed-Amun-efankh in the Bahariya Oasis by Jimmy Dunn writing as Brian Rosewood

The Church of Saints Sergius and Bacchus (Abu Serga) by Jimmy Dunn

Jimmy's Restaurant at Longchamps by Jimmy Dunn

El-Harrawi House by Lara Iskander

The Mosque of Ahmad ibn Tulun by Jimmy Dunn writing as Ismail Abaza

Ancient Christian Churches by Jimmy Dunn

The Tomb of Bannantiu in the Bahariya Oasis by Jimmy Dunn writing as Brian Rosewood

Historical Islamic Mosques in Egypt by Jimmy Dunn writing as Ismail Abaza

The Oasis Panorama Hotel at Bawiti, Bahariya Oasis by Jimmy Dunn

The Temple of Alexander the Great in the Bahariya Oasis by Jimmy Dunn writing as Brian Rosewood

The Temple of Ain el-Muftella in the Bahariya Oasis by Jimmy Dunn writing as Brian Rosewood

Marsa Alam, Today and the Vision to Come by Jimmy Dunn

Wepwawet, the Jackal God by Jimmy Dunn writing as Taylor Ray Ellison

The Arabella Iberotel Hotel in Hurghada by Jimmy Dunn

Funerary Cones (Funerary Stamps) by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

The Temple of Hercules in the Bahariya Oasis by Brain Rosewood

Re (Ra) and Re-Horakhty by Jimmy Dunn

Egyptian Travel News In Brief at June 6, 2002 by the ETA

Le Meridien Luxor Sneak Preview, a Pictorial by Jimmy Dunn

Luxor's Nefertiti Hotel by Jimmy Dunn

The Temple of Bes at Bawiti in the Bahariya Oasis by Brain Rosewood

My Favorite Neighborhood in Cairo by Jimmy Dunn

Tricks of the Trade: Buying Egyptian Mother of Pearl by Jimmy Dunn

Nile Cruising on the Mirage by Jimmy Dunn

The Bahariya Oasis, Part II: El Haiz by Jimmy Dunn writing as Brian Rosewood

Home to the Longchamps by Jimmy Dunn

The Bahariya Oasis, Part I: The Western Desert by Jimmy Dunn

Dr. Stephen P. Harvey, Egyptologist by Jimmy Dunn

Ahmose Pyramid at Abydos by Jimmy Dunn writing as Alan Winston

Heh and Hauhet, Deities of infinity and Eternity by Caroline Seawright

Sekhemib/Seth-Peribsen by Jimmy Dunn

Hotepsekhemwy, the 1st King of Egypt's 2nd Dynasty by Jimmy Dunn

Canopic Chests and Jars by Jimmy Dunn writing as Taylor Ray Ellison

Was Pharaoh Divine? by Ken Humphries

Montu, Solar and Warrior God by Jimmy Dunn writing as Taylor Ray Ellison

Amun and Amun-Re by Jimmy Dunn writing as Taylor Ray Ellison

The Other Temples on the West Bank at Thebes, Part IV by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

Semerkhet, the 6th King of Egypt's 1st Dynasty by Jimmy Dunn

The Recently Opened Mortuary Temple of Merenptah on the West Bank at Luxor by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

Lifting Material to Build the Pyramids of Egypt: Ramps and Other Lifting Devices by Jimmy Dunn writing as Alan Winston

The Other Temples on the West Bank at Thebes, Part III by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

Headdresses of the Ancient Egyptian Deities by Caroline Seawright

The Other Temples on the West Bank at Thebes, Part I I by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

The Labors of Pyramid Building by Jimmy Dunn writing as Alan Winston

Anedjib, the 5th Ruler of Egypt's 1st Dynasty by Jimmy Dunn

Den, the 4th King of Egypt's 1st Dynasty by Jimmy Dunn

KV 39, Tomb of Amenhotep I? by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

Amenhotep I, the Second King of Egypt's 18th Dynasty by Jimmy Dunn

The Other Temples on the West Bank at Thebes, Part I by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

Tuthmosis III's Temple of Amun at Deir el-Bahari by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

The Unattested Southern South Saqqara Pyramid by Jimmy Dunn writing as Alan Winston

The Mortuary Temple of Mentuhotep II on the West Bank at Luxor by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

The Pyramid of Ameny Kemau at Dahshur by Jimmy Dunn writing as Alan Winston

Minor Temple and Other Ruins of the Nile Delta, Part IV by Jimmy Dunn writing as Monroe Edgar

Snefru, 1st King of Egypt's 4th Dynasty by Jimmy Dunn

The Bent Pyramid of Snefru at Dahshur by Jimmy Dunn writing as Alan Winston

Qantir, Ancient Pi-Ramesse by Jimmy Dunn writing as Monroe Edgar

Minor Temple and Other Ruins of the Nile Delta, Part III by Jimmy Dunn writing as Monroe Edgar

The Mortuary Temple of Amenhotep III on the West Bank at Luxor by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

The Tomb of Ramesses II's Sons, Part I I by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

The Tomb of Ramesses II's Sons, Part I by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

Kent Weeks and the Theban Mapping Project by Jimmy Dunn

Djedefre, 3rd King of Egypt's 4th Dynasty by Jimmy Dunn

The Pyramid of Djedefre at Abu Rawash by Jimmy Dunn writing as Alan Winston

The 3rd Cairo Oriental Dance Festival by Jimmy Dunn

Mut, Mother Goddess of the New Kingdom, Wife of Amen, Vulture Goddess by Caroline Seawright

Minor Temple and Other Ruins of the Nile Delta, Part II by Jimmy Dunn writing as Monroe Edgar

The Pyramid of Khendjer at South Saqqara by Jimmy Dunn writing as Alan Winston

Construction of the Pyramids, Part I: Orientation and Layout and the Pyramid Platform by Jimmy Dunn writing as Alan Winston

Minor Temple and Other Ruins of the Nile Delta, Part I by Jimmy Dunn writing as Monroe Edgar

The Temples of Ancient Egypt by Jimmy Dunn writing as Monroe Edgar

The Location and Orientation of Ancient Egyptian Temples by Jimmy Dunn writing as Monroe Edgar

The Columns of Ancient Egypt by Jimmy Dunn writing as Monroe Edgar

The Egyptologists by Jimmy Dunn

Lepsius Pyramid Number One by Jimmy Dunn writing as Alan Winston

Nehebkau, the God who Joined the Ka to the Body, God of Protection and Magic by Caroline Seawright

King Sekhemkhet and his Pyramid at Saqqara by Jimmy Dunn writing as Alan Winston and Jimmy Dunn

The Pyramids of Ancient Egypt by Jimmy Dunn writing as Alan Winston

Imhotep, Doctor, Architect, High Priest, Scribe and Vizier to King Djoser by Jimmy Dunn

Netjenkhet Djoser, the 2nd King of Egypt's 3rd Dynasty by Jimmy Dunn

The Sun Temples of the 5th Dynasty by Jimmy Dunn

The Foundation Ceremony For Ancient Egyptian Religious Buildings by Jimmy Dunn writing as Alan Winston

Senusret III, the 5th King of the 12th Dynasty by Jimmy Dunn

The Pyramid of Senusret III at Dahshur by Jimmy Dunn writing as Alan Winston

Meretseger, Goddess of Punishment and Mercy by Caroline Seawright

Thoth Hill on the West Bank at Luxor by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

Amenemhet III's Pyramid at Hawara by Jimmy Dunn writing as Alan Winston

Amenemhet III, the 6th Ruler of Egypt's 12th Dynasty by Jimmy Dunn

Tell Basta (Bubastis, or Per-Bastet) by Jimmy Dunn writing as John Warren

The Pyramid of Amenemhet III at Dahshur by Jimmy Dunn writing as Alan Winston

The Pyramids of Mazghuna by Jimmy Dunn writing as Alan Winston

The Temple and Mines at Serabit el-Khadem In the Sinai by Jimmy Dunn writing as Monroe Edgar

Serqet, Goddess of Scorpions and Venomous Creatures, Magical Protection and the Afterlife by Caroline Seawright

Amun-her-shepeshef, First Son of Ramesses II by Jimmy Dunn

Merenptah, the 4th King of Egypt's 19th Dynasty by Jimmy Dunn

The Queens of Ramesses II by Jimmy Dunn

Khaemwese, the 4th Son of Ramesses II by Jimmy Dunn

The Sons (and Daughters) of Ramesses II by Jimmy Dunn

Senusret II, 4th King of Egypt's 12th Dynasty by Jimmy Dunn

The Pyramid of Senusret II by Jimmy Dunn writing as Alan Winston

The Private Tomb of Yuya and Tjuyu in the Valley of the Kings by Jimmy Dunn writing as Mark Andrews

Djet, the 3rd King of Egypt's 1st Dynasty by Jimmy Dunn

Amenemhet II, 3rd King of the 12th Dynasty by Jimmy Dunn

Last Updated: June 12th, 2011


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