By Mark Lehner
For hundreds of years the pyramids have encouraged passionate theories approximately their origins, goal and approach to development. during this totally paintings at the significant pyramids of old Egypt, the writer surveys the background, development and use of the pyramids. He examines either the practicalities and logostics in their building and their conceptual elements - their cosmology and iconography and their interesting texts. different beneficial properties comprise bills of the newest discoveries through 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; computing device generated standpoint perspectives of the inner of the pyramids; and quotations from old texts, early explorers and archaeologists.
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