'Destined to become a standard work of reference ... Sound state-of-the-art Egyptological learning combined with an imaginative layout and superb images has produced a book that will be difficult to match'
'Will always be immediately turned to to answer questions about individual gods and to find illustrations of them'
'Groundbreaking ... an excellent survey of ancient Egyptian religion and its associated history as well as a concise and well-organized catalogue of the deities '
' Impressive ... truly encyclopaedic'
The Times Higher Education Supplement