Pharaohs and Pyramids - Hardcover

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Pharaohs and Pyramids: A Guide Through Old Kingdom Egypt (Miscellaneous) Hardcover – Ap by George Hart (Author), Barry Cuncliffe (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsCited by: 1. : Pharaohs and Pyramids (Time Traveler Series) (): Allan, Tony, Wingate, Philippa: Books/5(4).

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The Egyptian pyramids were considered one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World and today, some years later, they still inspire awe and admiration. But the first time visitor to Egypt may be surprised at the number of pyramids at Meidum, Dahsur, Saggara, Abusir and Giza, which have earned the Old Kingdom the epithet, "The Pyramid Age".

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The great pyramids at Giza are among the largest stone structures in the world, unsurpassed in size and scope since the days of antiquity. The Great Pyramid of Khufu (Cheops) is the only one of the ancient Seven Wonders of the World still standing.

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Ruling Egypt for more than years, the pharaohs have exercised a profound fascination over the generations. Some were fearless warriors who extended Egypt’s borders through force of arms, others were prodigious builders whose mighty pyramids still stand as symbols of wealth and power; one was rumored to have prostituted his daughter, another was condemned as a heretic and his reign.

Synopsis Take a trip back in time to the age of the Pharaohs and pyramids in this volume, designed for children studying history for the first time or those investigating a particular interest.

Detailed illustrations and an imaginary helmet should help them recreate the past and imagine life Reviews: 3. Mummies, Pyramids, and Pharaohs: A Book about Ancient Egypt. Gail Gibbons. New York." Little Brown, Hardcover, 32 pp., $ Gail Gibbons has a young audience in mind when she composes her ink and watercolor pictures, loosely based on ancient paintings, to inform us about the activities of monarchs and workers and even slaves.

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