By Mark Lehner
For hundreds of years the pyramids have encouraged passionate theories approximately their origins, objective and approach to development. during this totally paintings at the significant pyramids of historic Egypt, the writer surveys the background, construction and use of the pyramids. He examines either the practicalities and logostics in their building and their conceptual points - their cosmology and iconography and their fascinating texts. different positive aspects contain debts of the newest 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 consultant to vacationing; machine generated viewpoint perspectives of the internal of the pyramids; and quotations from historic texts, early explorers and archaeologists.
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