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Unlocking the Great Pyramid

Author: Peter Spry-LevertonJean-Pierre HoudinBob BrierPSL Productions.Dassault Systèmes.All authors
Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : National Geographic, [2008]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English
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When the ancient architects completed construction on the Great Pyramid at Giza, they left behind the greatest riddle of the engineering world. For centuries, adventurers and Egyptologists have crawled through every passageway and chamber, measuring and collecting data in an attempt to determine how it was built. Using cutting-edge 3-D software, see the incredibly accurate blueprints of the Great Pyramid.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction television programs
Documentary television programs
Documentary
DVD-Video discs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Spry-Leverton; Jean-Pierre Houdin; Bob Brier; PSL Productions.; Dassault Systèmes.; National Geographic Society (U.S.)
ISBN: 9781426294198 1426294190
OCLC Number: 263688583
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Documentary.
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Performer(s): Jean-Pierre Houdin, Bob Brier.
Event notes: Originally broadcast on the National Geographic Channel in 2008.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (50 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, widescreen.
Contents: A Radical new thought --
Single ramp theory --
Tackling the mysteries --
Khufu's pyramid --
The Grand gallery theory --
A Third mystery --
The Enigmatic notch --
Strong evidence --
A Mile long walk.
Responsibility: produced by PSL Productions Ltd. and Dassault Systemes ; producer, Peter Spry-Leverton.

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When the ancient architects completed construction on the Great Pyramid at Giza, they left behind the greatest riddle of the engineering world. For centuries, adventurers and Egyptologists have crawled through every passageway and chamber, measuring and collecting data in an attempt to determine how it was built. Using cutting-edge 3-D software, see the incredibly accurate blueprints of the Great Pyramid.

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