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Tutankhamun : Carnarvon, Carter and Tutankhamun's Treasures Revisited

Author of FIVE BOOKS featuring the Carnarvons of Highclere Castle William Cross will talk on Lord Carnarvon & Howard Carter of Tutankhamun Fame and will
include a new appraisal of the Tutankhamun treasures discovered in 1922.


William Cross, FSA Scot, biographer of Almina, 5th Countess of Carnarvon on Tutankhamun fame and several other books on the Carnarvons of Highclere Castle and author of Lordy! Tutankhamun's Patron As A Young Man takes look at Lord George Carnarvon and Howard Carter the men behind the great discovery of the Tomb of Tutankamun and appraises the treasures found by them in the Valley of the Kings in 1922. The talk will include reference to the latest news from Luxor on the claims of Dr Nicholas Reeves about hidden tombs inside the tomb of the Boy King


Speaker(s):

Mr William Cross | talks | www

 

Date and Time:

16 February 2016 at 2:00 pm

Duration:

2 hours

 

Venue:

Newbridge U3A
Wesley Hall
Bridge Street
Newbridge, South Wales
NP11 5PE


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Organised by:

William Cross, FSA Scot
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Tickets:

U3A membership

Available from:

Contact Secretary of U3A Newbridge

Membership Information:

This is a members-only event

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Additional Information:

William Cross, FSA Scot is a writer and lecturer based in Newport, South Wales. He is the author of FIVE BOOKS on the Carnarvons of Highclere Castle, the backdrop to TV's Downton Abbey. He is currently working on a new book " Carnarvon, Carter and Tutankhamun Revisited: The hidden truths and doomed relationships" This will be published in November 2016

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