By Mark Lehner
For hundreds of years the pyramids have encouraged passionate theories approximately their origins, function and approach to development. during this totally paintings at the significant pyramids of old Egypt, the writer surveys the historical past, development and use of the pyramids. He examines either the practicalities and logostics in their development and their conceptual elements - their cosmology and iconography and their exciting texts. different good points contain bills of the most recent discoveries through overseas groups engaged on the pyramids; dialogue of the newest 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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