Mysteries of the Pyramids

Mysteries of the Pyramids

Author: Anne Millard

Publisher: Copper Beach Books

ISBN: 1562949381

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 40

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From the ancient ziggurats of Mesopotamia to the step pyramids of the Maya, the engrossing text and detailed pictures of Pyramids provides a thorough historical overview of all types of pyramids. This reference also reveals how these structures were constructed, what was kept inside them, and why they were important. Illustrated glossary. Full-color.
The Mystery of the Ancient Pyramid (Cairo, Egypt)
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Carole Marsh
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-01-01 - Publisher: Gallopade International

The Mystery of the Ancient Pyramid (Cairo, Egypt) received the 2013 Preferred Choice Award from Creative Child Magazine! Mimi, Papa, Grant, and Christina fly over the sunny sands of the desert and land in the middle of a mystery that takes them back to the times of the ancient Egyptians!
The Orion Mystery
Language: en
Pages: 325
Authors: Robert Bauval, Adrian Geoffrey Gilbert
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-08 - Publisher: Broadway Books

Drawing on more than a decade of research, this eye-opening account of one of the great mysteries of the ancient world links the construction of the pyramids and Egyptian religion to precise astronomical study. TV tie-in. 20,000 first printing.
Mysteries of the Pyramids
Language: en
Pages: 40
Authors: Anne Millard
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Copper Beach Books

From the ancient ziggurats of Mesopotamia to the step pyramids of the Maya, the engrossing text and detailed pictures of Pyramids provides a thorough historical overview of all types of pyramids. This reference also reveals how these structures were constructed, what was kept inside them, and why they were important.
Mysteries of the Mexican Pyramids
Language: en
Pages: 427
Authors: Peter Tompkins
Categories: Indians of Mexico
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987 - Publisher: HarperCollins

Reproductions of primitive and nineteenth-century drawings and modern photographs illustrate an inquiry into the histories, construction, and purposes of ancient Mexican and Central American pyramids
The Pyramids
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Miroslav Verner
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-12-01 - Publisher: Open Road + Grove/Atlantic

Hailed by Science News as "the new seminal text," The Pyramids is the most up-to-date, comprehensive record of Egypt's ancient monuments to become available in the last six decades. Distinguished Egyptologist Miroslav Verner draws from the research of the earliest Egyptologists as well as the startling discoveries arising from the