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You wouldn't want to be a pyramid builder! : a hazardous job you'd rather not have

Author: Jacqueline Morley; David Antram
Publisher: New York : Franklin Watts, an Imprint of Scholastic Inc., 2014.
Series: You wouldn't want to--
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : Revised editionView all editions and formats
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The ancient Egyptian pyramids are one of the wonders of the world but what was it like to work on one? Experience for yourself the lives of laborers, scribes, artists, and embalmers as they prepare the Pharaohs final resting place.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacqueline Morley; David Antram
ISBN: 9780531271018 0531271013 9780531238523 0531238520 9781480603615 1480603619
OCLC Number: 857664354
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Scraping a living --
Officials, officials --
Pulling your weight --
Sent to the quarries --
Skilled stuff ... masons at work --
Scribes, scribes, scribes --
Carvers and painters --
Home comforts --
Staying on the right side of the gods --
Off-color days --
Wrapping up the Pharoah --
The pyramid is finished!
Series Title: You wouldn't want to--
Other Titles: You would not want to be a pyramid builder!
Responsibility: written by Jacqueline Morley ; illustrated by David Antram.

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The ancient Egyptian pyramids are one of the wonders of the world but what was it like to work on one? Experience for yourself the lives of laborers, scribes, artists, and embalmers as they prepare the Pharaohs final resting place.

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