Kevin Johnson, PhD, is Assistant Professor of History at Taylor University in Upland, Indiana, and holds advanced degrees in Ancient History with an emphasis on Egyptology from the University of Memphis. He is the author of a number of articles on ancient Egypt and has taught Intermediate courses in Egyptian Hieroglyphs. Bill Petty, PhD, is a graduate of West Point and the University of Illinois. He is an avocational Egyptologist who has published numerous articles on ancient Egypt. He has also developed and taught beginning courses in Understanding Hieroglyphic Inscriptions. Dr. Petty conducts tours to Egypt through his company, Museum Tours.