By Mark Lehner
For hundreds of years the pyramids have encouraged passionate theories approximately their origins, objective and approach to building. during this absolutely paintings at the significant pyramids of old Egypt, the writer surveys the heritage, construction and use of the pyramids. He examines either the practicalities and logostics in their building and their conceptual features - their cosmology and iconography and their interesting texts. different beneficial properties comprise bills of the most recent discoveries via overseas groups engaged on the pyramids; dialogue of the most recent theories; chronology and heritage of Egypt and the pyramids; maps and location plans; a advisor to vacationing; machine generated viewpoint perspectives of the inner of the pyramids; and quotations from historical texts, early explorers and archaeologists.
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