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Egypt's Crowning Glory

New Kingdom customs rise triumphantly from the dead in "The Quest for Immortality," a dazzling display of treasures from the tombs of the pharaohs

Indeed, to judge from today’s enduring fascination with ancient Egypt and the superb art it created to put the next world in reach, Thutmose III and the other mighty New Kingdom pharaohs are enjoying something very much like eternal life after all.

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