Hospitality for the dead?

Andrew Maclaren, Nikki Gillies

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Andrew MacLaren and Nikki Gillies ask whether the ancient Egyptian
cult of care for the dead was a form of hospitality. In a fascinating
analysis of the archaeological research, it sounds as if they were
considerably better looked after than in some contemporary hotels.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)33-38
Number of pages5
JournalHospitality Review
Publication statusPublished - 15 Jun 2010


  • Ancient Egypt; Hospitality; Culture; Ritual; History; Anthropology

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