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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 : Juvenile audience : 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: Literature
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
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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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/4919821292#Topic\/pyramids_sudan<\/a>> # Pyramids--Sudan<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85109300<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Pyramids--Sudan<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85065171<\/a>> # Indians of Mexico--Pyramids<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Indians of Mexico--Pyramids<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1204591<\/a>> # Sudan.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Sudan.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1208755<\/a>> # Egypt.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Egypt.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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