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2 edition of The pyramids of Giza found in the catalog.

The pyramids of Giza

George, Charles

The pyramids of Giza

by George, Charles

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Published by ReferencePoint Press in San Diego, CA .
Written in English

  • Pyramids of Giza (Egypt),
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Antiquities

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementBy Charles and Linda George
    SeriesAncient Egyptian wonders series, Ancient Egyptian wonders series
    ContributionsGeorge, Linda
    LC ClassificationsDT63 .G45 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25166349M
    ISBN 109781601522580
    LC Control Number2012000282

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The Giza Pyramids, built to endure an eternity, have done just that. The monumental tombs are relics of Egypt's Old Kingdom era and were constructed some 4, years ago. Egypt's pharaohs expected.The Pyramids on the Giza Plateau represent perhaps the most famous archaeological site in the world, capturing on tomb walls frozen moments from almost every aspect of life in ancient Egypt.

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