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Mummy - Wikipedia

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A mummy is a deceased human or an animal whose skin and organs have been preserved by .... Mummification is one of the defining customs in ancient Egyptian society for ..... Rather than developing e...

Why did the ancient Egyptians mummify their dead?

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Why did the ancient Egyptians mummify their dead? The ancient Egyptians believed that when someone died, their soul left their body. The soul would then  ...

History Extra explains... Why was mummification used in Ancient ...

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Sep 8, 2014 ... Why was mummification used in Ancient Egypt, and why did they leave the heart in the body? The Egyptians believed that it was possible to ...

How did Ancient Egyptians mummify a body? History Extra explains ...

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Nov 16, 2015 ... As part of our 'History Extra explains' series, leading historians answer the burning questions you were too afraid to ask... Monday 16th ...

Why did the Egyptians Mummify their Dead? - DailyHistory.org

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Dec 1, 2016 ... It is commonly said that the Egyptians mummified their dead to preserve the body ... The ancient Egyptians conceived of the human body as an ...

Why did the ancient Egyptians mummify people? | Reference.com

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The ancient Egyptians believed the soul and the body of a person were linked, ... which is why they went to such lengths to mummify the bodies of their dead.

Encyclopedia Smithsonian: Egyptian Mummies

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It was important in their religion to preserve the dead body in as life-like a manner ... and Fifth Dynasties, Egyptians probably began to mummify the dead intentionally. ... This they did by covering the body with natron, a type of salt which has great ... Ancient writers, modern scientists, and the mummies themselves all help us ...

Mummification in Ancient Egypt (Article) - Ancient History ...

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Mummification is a type of preservation of the dead that was most notably practiced by ... the process well into the Roman period (40 B.C. – AD 364) of their history. ... study ancient mummies in order to understand Ancient Egyptian diseases, ...

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How were ancient Egyptians mummified? - Australian Museum

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Sep 25, 2015 ... The Egyptians had a long tradition of mummifying their wealthy dead.