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By Juan Carlos Moreno García

'Ancient Egyptian management' offers the 1st complete evaluation of the constitution, association and evolution of the pharaonic management from its origins to the top of the past due interval. The publication not just makes a speciality of paperwork, departments, and legit practices but in addition on extra casual matters like patronage, the bounds within the genuine workout of authority, and the competing pursuits among associations and factions in the ruling elite. moreover, common chapters dedicated to the best-documented sessions in Egyptian historical past are supplemented through extra certain ones facing particular information, areas, and administrative difficulties. the amount hence produced through a global group of top students may be an vital, up to date, software of analysis protecting a much-neglected element of pharaonic civilization.

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283, 286. t jḥ w is often thought to be the earliest mention of the later town with the same name in the western delta and used together with another seal of a ḫ rp ḥ rj-jb: Kaplony, Inschriften III, Figs. 118, 198. 68 Given that viticulture demanded a rather high investment—the harvest of grapes can only start about three years after planting69—the long-term survival of the single domains is easily explained. 71 This institution is attested here for the first time. 72 It is part? 75 The js-d̠f¡ was one of the subordinate agencies76 as was a vineyard that Rüffing, Weinbau im römischen Ägypten, 52.

52 Helck, Wirtschaftsgeschichte, 26; idem, Thinitenzeit, 180. 53 Junker, ZÄS 75 (1939), 64; B. van de Walle, Le Mastaba de Neferirtenef (Guides du Département égyptien 2; Brussels, 1973), 22, whereas M. Serpico and R. T. Nicholson and I. Shaw, eds. (Cambridge, 2000), 396 state that flax could have been grown in Upper and Lower Egypt alike. 54 Helck, Thinitenzeit, 217. 55 Kaplony, Inschriften I, 89; Helck, Thinitenzeit, 227. See, for instance, seal ­Kaplony, Inschriften III, Fig. 116 of the sḫ n-¡ḫ m d̠d-k¡ who is also ḫ rp-nbj whose seal is employed together with a seal of a ḫ rp-nbj of King Den (Kaplony, Inschriften III, Fig.

30 While the archaeological record is still rather scarce, picture changes during Naqada IIIa2/IIIA131 with tomb U-j from cemetery U at Umm el-Qa’ab/Abydos. 32 The inscriptions can be divided into several categories: • measurements giving the size of textiles; • references to tomb equipment; • references to locations, probably the provenance of varying parts of tomb inventory. Especially the last named category indicates that there was at least one unit responsible for equipping the tomb in question.

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