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Christian Jacq (born April 28, 1947) is a French author and Egyptologist. He has written several novels about ancient Egypt, notably a five book suite about pharaoh Ramses II, a character whom Jacq admires greatly.

Born in Paris, Jacq's interest in Egyptology began when he was thirteen, and read History of Ancient Egyptian Civilization by Jacques Pirenne. This inspired him to write his first novel. By the time he was eighteen, he had written eight books. His first commercially successful book was Champollion the Egyptian, published in 1987. , he has written over fifty books, including several non-fiction books on the subject of Egyptology.

Jacq has a doctorate in Egyptian Studies from the Sorbonne. He and his wife later founded the Ramses Institute, which is dedicated to creating a photographic description of Egypt for the preservation of endangered archaeological sites.

Between 1995-1997, he published his best selling five book suite Ramsès, which is today published in over twenty-five countries. Each volume encompasses one aspect of Ramesses' known historical life, woven into a fictional tapestry of the ancient world for an epic tale of love, life and deceit.

Jacq's series describes a vision of the life of the pharaoh: he has two vile power-hungry siblings, Shanaar, his decadent older brother, and Dolora, his corrupted older sister who married his teacher. In his marital life, he first has Isetnofret (Iset) as a mistress (second Great Wife), meets his true love Nefertari (first Great Wife) and after their death, gets married to Maetnefrure in his old age. Jacq gives Ramesses only three biological children: Kha'emweset, Meritamen (she being the only child of Nefertari, the two others being from Iset) and Merneptah. The other "children" are only young officials trained for government and who are nicknamed "sons of the pharaoh".

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Total Books: 477
A Viagem Iniciatica Ou Os 33 Graus de Sabedoria
2014 - A VIagem Iniciatica Ou Os 33 Graus De Sabedoria [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788528619515
ISBN-10: 8528619516
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The Brother of Fire
2012 - The Brother of Fire (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781416526636
ISBN-10: 1416526633
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Beloved of Isis
2011 - Beloved of Isis [The Mozart Series] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780743295260
ISBN-10: 0743295269
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Brother of Fire
2011 - Brother of Fire [Mozart Series] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780743295239
ISBN-10: 0743295234
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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I grandi saggi dell'Antico Egitto
2011 - I Grandi Saggi Dell'antico Egitto (Other)
ISBN-13: 9788804606116
ISBN-10: 8804606118
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Egypt A View from Above
2010 - Egypt a VIew From Above (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780810984332
ISBN-10: 0810984334
Genre: Travel
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Et L'egypte S'eveilla Tome 1
2010 - Et L'egypte S'eveilla Tome 1 (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782845634862
ISBN-10: 2845634862
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L'gypte vue du ciel
2009 - L'gypte Vue Du Ciel (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782732439983
ISBN-10: 2732439983
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El enigma de la piedra
2009 - El Enigma De La Piedra [Bolsillo Zeta No Ficcion - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9788498722802
ISBN-10: 8498722802
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Nonfiction
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Cuentos y leyendas de la epoca de las piramides
2009 - Cuentos Y Leyendas De La Epoca De Las Piramides [Espasa Juvenil - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9788467031645
ISBN-10: 8467031646
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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MOZART - O IRMAO DO FOGO
2009 - Mozart - O Irmao Do Fogo [VOL. 3] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788528613599
ISBN-10: 8528613593
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The Great Magician
2008 - The Great Magician [Mozart, Bk 1] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780743295192
ISBN-10: 0743295196
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Mozart Tome 3
2008 - Mozart Tome 3 [French Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782266168441
ISBN-10: 2266168444
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The Divine Worshipper
2008 - The Divine Worshipper (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781847370587
ISBN-10: 1847370586
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Manhunt
2008 - Manhunt (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781847390608
ISBN-10: 1847390609
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The Great Secret
2007 - The Great Secret [Mysteries of Osiris] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780743492263
ISBN-10: 0743492269
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Mysteries of Osiris 1 The Way of Fire
2007 - The Mysteries of Osiris 1 the Way of Fire (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780743492232
ISBN-10: 0743492234
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Die groen gypterinnen
2007 - Die Groen Gypterinnen (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9783491962002
ISBN-10: 3491962005
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Vengeance DES Dieux Tome 2
2007 - Vengeance Des Dieux Tome 2 (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782845633179
ISBN-10: 2845633173
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La Vengeance Des Dieux Chasse A L'Homme
2006 - La Vengeance Des Dieux Chasse a L'homme [French Edition] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9782845633162
ISBN-10: 2845633165
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Mozart El gran Mago
2006 - Mozart El Gran Mago [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788408068969
ISBN-10: 8408068962
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction
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2006 - The Conspiracy of Evil [Mysteries of Osiris, Bk 2] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2006 - The Tree of Life [Mysteries of Osiris, Bk 1] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2005 - El Hijo De La Luz / the Son of the Light [Ramses - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
2005 - Conspiracy of Evil [Mysteries of Osiris] (Hardcover)Paperback
2005 - Pack La Reina Libertad [Packs - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2005 - Shadow of the Sphinx [Judge of Egypt, Bk 3] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2004 - Secrets of the Desert [The Judge of Egypt Trilogy] (Paperback)Paperback
2004 - Beneath the Pyramid [The Judge of Egypt Trilogy] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2004 - War of the Crowns a Novel of Ancient Egypt [Queen of Freedom Trilogy] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
 
2003 - The Flaming Sword [Queen of Freedom 3] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2003 - The Empire of Darkness a Novel of Ancient Egypt [Jacq, Christian. Queen of Freedom Trilogy. Vol. 1.] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2003 - The War of the Crowns [The Queen of Freedom Trilogy] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2002 - Famous Long Ago [Stone of Light] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2002 - Ramss (Paperback)Paperback
2002 - Paneb the Ardent [Stone of Light] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2001 - The Black Pharaoh [Paragon Softcover Large Print Books] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2001 - The Place of Truth [Stone of Light] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
 
2001 - Nefer the Silent [Stone of Light] (Paperback)Paperback, Audio Cassette
2001 - The Stone of Light 3 Paneb the Ardent [The Stone of Light] (Hardcover)Paperback
2000 - The Wise Woman [Stone of Light] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
2000 - The Wise Woman [Stone of Light] (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover
2000 - Wise Woman [Stone of Light] (Other)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
2000 - The Battle of Kadesh [Ramses Series] (Audio Cassette)Paperback
2000 - Nefer the Silent [Stone of Light, Bk 1] (Paperback)Paperback, Audio Cassette
2000 - Nefer the Silent [Stone of Light] (Audio Cassette)Paperback
2000 - The Stone of Light 1 Nefer the Silent [The Stone of Light] (Hardcover)Paperback
1998 - Reine Amour Matre [coffret en 3 volumes] (Paperback)
1998 - The Lady of Abu Simbel [Ramses, Vol 4] (Paperback)Audio Cassette
1998 - The Eternal Temple [Ramses, Vol 2] (Paperback)
1998 - Eternal Temple [Ramses] (Other)
1997 - Son of the Light [Ramses] (Hardcover)
1996 - Le Temple Des Millions D'annees [Ramses, tome 2 - French] (Paperback)
1994 - Barrage Sur Le Nil Roman [Best-sellers] (Other)Paperback
1987 - Champollion L'egyptien Roman Historique [Roman historique/Le Rocher] (Other)Paperback
1976 - Le Livre Des Deux Chemins Symbolique Du Puy-en-velay [Du temps où les pierres parlaient ; 3] (Other)
The Way of Fire [Mysteries of Osiris: No. 3] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
Ramss Le Fils De La Lumiere Roman [Ramses - French Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
La Bataille De Kadesh Roman [Ramses - French Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
La Loi Du Desert [Le juge d'Egypte - French Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
La Justice Du VIzir [Le juge d'Egypte - French Edition] (Paperback)
La Dame D'abou Simbel [Ramses - French Edition] (Paperback)
Sous L'acacia D'occident [Ramses - French Edition] (Paperback)
Les Mysteres D'osiris [La Conspiration Du Mal] (Paperback)
La Masoneria [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
Los Mysterios De Osiris 1 El Arbol De VIda [Los Misterios de Osiris, Volume 1] (Hardcover)
A Rainha Liberdade [O Império Das Trevas, Volume I] (Paperback)