$15 Off | Today Only. Get the code »

The Mummy Congress: Science, Obsession, and the Everlasting Dead

by

Throughout history, from the Ancient Egyptians to medieval saints and the remains of figures like Eva Peron and Lenin, mummies have held a powerful place in our collective imagination. THE MUMMY CONGRESS is a riveting survey of the history, science and popular culture of mummies and of man's ancient quest for immortality. When acclaimed science journalist Heather Pringle was dispatched to a remote part of northern Chile to cover a little-known scientific conference, she found herself in the midst of the most ...

loading
  • Book Details
  • Seller
The Mummy Congress: Science, Obsession, and the Everlasting Dead
2002, Hachette Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780786884636

Trade paperback

Select
The Mummy Congress: Science, Obsession and the Everlasting Dead
2002, Fourth Estate Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781841151120

Mass-market paperback

Select
The Mummy Congress: Science, Obsession, and the Everlasting Dead
2001, Penguin Books

ISBN-13: 9780670888023

Hardcover

Select
The Mummy Congress: Science, Obsession and the Everlasting Dead
2001, Fourth Estate Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781841151113

Hardcover

Select
The Mummy Congress: Science, Obsession, and the Everlasting Dead
2001, Hyperion Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780786865512

Hardcover

Select
Filter Results
Shipping
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency