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Pyramid!

Author: Mark Lehner; Roger Hopkins; Stacy Keach; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : WGBH, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Kit : VHS tape   Visual material : English
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Reveals the ancient secret of how the pyramids were built, by actually building one. A noted Egyptologist, Mark Lehner, and a professional stonemason, Roger Hopkins (This old house), join forces in the shadow of the great pyramid of Giza to put clever and sometimes bizarre pyramid construction theories to the test. Also includes a tour of hidden tombs and passageways of pyramids and computer re-creations of ancient  Read more...
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Material Type: Kit, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Lehner; Roger Hopkins; Stacy Keach; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
ISBN: 1884738621 9781884738623 0963688197 9780963688194
OCLC Number: 42026896
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: Title of video: This old pyramid.
Video originally broadcast as an episode of the PBS television series Nova.
"A WGBH production for NOVA."--Video container.
Date on video container ins c1992.
Accompanying four geometric wooden pieces are designed to be assembled to make a pyramid.
Credits: Video: Prodcer, writer, director, Michael Barnes ; associate producer, Julia Cort ; camera, Graham Smith, Harry Dawson, Tariq Telemesani ; animation, Sal Raciti ; editor, Dick Bartlett ; narrator, Stacy Keach ; music, Ray Loring.
Description: 1 videocassette (90 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in. + 4 wooden pieces.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: This old pyramid.
Adventures in science
Nova (Television program)

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Reveals the ancient secret of how the pyramids were built, by actually building one. A noted Egyptologist, Mark Lehner, and a professional stonemason, Roger Hopkins (This old house), join forces in the shadow of the great pyramid of Giza to put clever and sometimes bizarre pyramid construction theories to the test. Also includes a tour of hidden tombs and passageways of pyramids and computer re-creations of ancient pyramid sites.

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