An introduction for the general reader to Egyptian mythology and its mysteries. With sections on personal religion and temple ceremony, there are also accounts of mythological stories associated with the gods, and a map of the principle cult centres.
Barbara Watterson is an extra-mural lecturer in Egyptology. She is the author of 'Introducing Egyptian Hieroglyphs'. 'Coptic Egypt', 'Women in Ancient Egypt' and 'Ancient Egypt' in the Sutton Pocket History series.