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Pyramid

Author: James Putnam; Geoff Brightling; Peter Hayman
Publisher: New York : DK Pub., 2011.
Series: DK eyewitness books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : CD audio : Document : Juvenile audience   Computer File : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Looks at the secrets of the monumental structures of the ancient world, from the tombs of Egypt to the pyramids of Central America.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James Putnam; Geoff Brightling; Peter Hayman
ISBN: 9780756658328 0756658322
OCLC Number: 320191018
Notes: Includes index.
Issued with clip-art CD and wall chart.
Description: 72 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.).
Contents: What are pyramids? --
Built for a king --
The great Step Pyramid --
The Step Pyramid complex --
First true pyramids --
The pyramids of Giza --
The pharoahs of Giza --
The Great Pyramid --
Inside the pyramid --
Temples and offerings --
The Great Sphinx --
Funeral boats --
Planning the pyramid --
Building in brick and stone --
Tools for building --
The pyramid rises --
A slow decline --
The Middle kingdom revival --
Pyramidions --
Riddles of the pyramids --
Pyramids of Nubia --
Pharoahs of Nubia --
A queen's treasure --
Pyramids of Mexico --
Mayan pyramids --
Aztec pyramids --
the pyramid lives on ... --
Did you know? --
Who's who.
Series Title: DK eyewitness books.
Responsibility: written by James Putnam ; photographed by Geoff Brightling and Peter Hayman.

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Looks at the secrets of the monumental structures of the ancient world, from the tombs of Egypt to the pyramids of Central America.

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