The huge pyramids of ancient Egypt are the last survivng wonders of the world and have fascinated people over the centuries. This book explores the mysteries of the pyramids by using modern technology, ancient mythology and archaelogical evidence to offer more understanding.
Introduction to the histories. The first explorers: early explorers and discoverers; reading the hieroglyphics. Building the pyramids; construction and labour; pyramids and kings. A life after death: preparing for the afterlife; joining the Gods. New ideas and investigations: secrets of the stars; puzzles and mysteries. Pyramids around the world: popular pyramids; the lasting image. Time line.
The Pyramids by Anne Millard
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Penguin Books Ltd
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