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The Egypt Code.

Author: Robert Bauval
Publisher: Cork : Red Wheel Weiser, 2007.
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Why did the ancients align their monuments so precisely with the stars? What were the practical and symbolic reasons behind these mysterious configurations? From the author of The Orion Mystery, the best-selling book that introduced the revolutionary star-correlation theory about the Giza pyramids, The Egypt Code reveals an amazing Grand Unified Plan behind the legendary temples of upper Egypt. Robert Bauval, one of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Bauval, Robert.
Egypt Code.
Cork : Red Wheel Weiser, ©2007
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Bauval
ISBN: 9781934708217 1934708216
OCLC Number: 882764548
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Description: 1 online resource (243 pages)
Contents: The Egypt Code; Table of Contents; Academic Praise for The Orion Correlation Theory; Acknowledgements; Publisher's Note; Introduction; Cosmic Ambience; Postscript; CHAPTER ONE: The Star at the Head of the Sky; Saqqara; The Serdab; Plough, Dipper or Thigh: It's all in the Bear; X Marks the Spot; The Lady of the Stars; Orion and Me; Reconstruction; CHAPTER TWO: The Quest for Eternity; A Sense of Eternity; The Flood; The East and Dawn; Year Zero: The Great Return; The 'Rebirth' of Sirius; The Heliacal Rising of Sirius; Horus the Son of Osiris; The Egyptian Phoenix: the Harbinger of Good Tidings. The Oath of the Horus-King and the CalendarThe Sothic Cycle and the Wall; A Jubilee Centre for Eternity?; The Genesis of the Sothic Cycles; CHAPTER THREE: The Duat of Memphis; Musical Chairs with Pyramids; The Master Plan; The Observatory of Eudoxus at Letopolis; The Coalescing of Ra and Horakhti in the East; The Lifeblood of Egypt; The House of the Rising Sun; The Zodiac; The Image of 'Horus-of-the-Horizon'; As Above, So Below; The Gates of the Duat; A Journey into the Duat; CHAPTER FOUR: As Above, So Below; Looking South; Explanation of the Third Kind; A Boring Complication. The Temples of Satis that followed SiriusTracking Sirius Again: From Rameses II to Augustus Caesar; Hungarians on Thoth Hill; A Cosmic Order Fixed at the Time of Creation; CHAPTER FIVE: The Return of the Phoenix; The Kingdoms of Upper and Lower Egypt; Unification of Earth and Sky; Astronomical Grounds; The Father of Archaeoastronomy; Summer Solstice Sunset or Winter Solstice Sunrise?; Waiting for the New Age; Conflict; The Break with Karnak; CHAPTER SIX: Lord of Jubilees; A Desolate Place; The Great Return; Distinguished in Jubilees; The House of Rejoicing; Jubilee Centres Ad Infinitum. A Symphony of LightThe 'Jubilee Date' at Giza; The Hills of Sunrise; CONCLUSION; Zep Tepi and the Memphite Necropolis-Heliopolis region; The Great Solar Cycle and the Sothic Cycle; The Precession Cycle or Great Year; The Mission of Akhenaten; Postscript; APPENDIX 1; How often was the heb-sed celebrated?; Mystery of the Hepet; APPENDIX 2; 1.0 Introduction; 2.0 Astronomical Data; 2.1 Babylonian culture; 2.2 The Indo-Savrastati Culture; 2.3 Egypt: Middle and New Kingdom Astronomical Data; 2.4 Mesoamerica; 3.0 Astronomical Alignments; 3.1 Egypt: Orientation of Temples. 3.2 Egypt: orientation of pyramids3.2 Malta; 3.3 Majorca; 3.4 The Medicine wheels; 3.5 Teutihuacan and the "17 degree" family; 4.0 Post-discovery hints; 4.1 The cult of Mithras; 4.2 The Gundestrup Cauldron; 5 Concluding Remarks; References; APPENDIX 3; Background; A wider thematic vision?; The angle of observation; Pyramids as 'stars'?; The so-called 'star-shafts'; Realising a thematic vision at the Giza site; Astronomical ceilings; The so-called 'Giza diagonal'; APPENDIX 4; APPENDIX 5; Regicide; Royal Substitute?; The Priests of Seth; APPENDIX 6; But this was not all.

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Why did the ancients align their monuments so precisely with the stars? What were the practical and symbolic reasons behind these mysterious configurations? From the author of The Orion Mystery, the best-selling book that introduced the revolutionary star-correlation theory about the Giza pyramids, The Egypt Code reveals an amazing Grand Unified Plan behind the legendary temples of upper Egypt. Robert Bauval, one of the world's most prominent and controversial Egyptologists, completes his groundbreaking investigation of astronomy as related to Egyptian monuments.

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