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7 edition of Step Inside: Egypt found in the catalog.

Step Inside: Egypt

A Magical 3-Dimensional Ancient World (Step Inside)

by Inc. Sterling Publishing Co.

  • 129 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Sterling .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Preschool Picture Story Books,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Kindergarten,
  • Animals - Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures,
  • History - Ancient,
  • BG-JUVENILE PROP - BG-JUVY PRESCHOOL,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / History / Ancient,
  • People & Places - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11637817M
    ISBN 101402753020
    ISBN 109781402753022
    OCLC/WorldCa226485458

    Fernleigh Books. It is rectangular in shape, oriented on the North-South axis. The pyramid's base covered over 13 acres and its sides rose at an angle of 51 degrees 52 minutes and were over feet long. The South Tomb has been likened to the satellite pyramids of later Dynasties, and has been proposed to house the ka in the afterlife. Bookbinders are often active in both fields. This suggests that the state, and therefore the royal government had a new level of control of resources, both material and human.

    Can I Enter the Pyramids? The architect of this Step Pyramid was a man called Imhotep, the vizier to the Djoser. And it's a good time to visit, because one of Egypt's famed pyramids is nearly finished-after 20 years of work. Books can be bound in many different materials.

    Find nearly any book by Fernleigh Books. This arrangement resembles Early Dynastic funerary enclosures at Abydos in which the entrance was on the east side. Perhaps it is appropriate that he was worshipped as a god. Also called: page signature.


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Step Inside: Egypt book

Book of the Dead

When archaeologists translated the, they were astounded. A temple lies on the north side of the pyramid along with a statue of the king. At that time, it was normal to include images of their gods. Although there is a lot of speculation and rumor about the building of the pyramids, Egyptologists have uncovered an impressive amount of archaeological evidence to explain the mechanics of the building and function of these ancient monuments.

Brought to you by Dr. Many people choose to rebind books, from amateurs who restore old paperbacks on internet instructions to many professional book and paper conservators and restorationists, who often in the United States are members of the American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works AIC.

This arrangement resembles Early Dynastic funerary enclosures at Abydos in which the entrance was on the east side. Print The pyramids of Egypt fascinated travellers and conquerors in ancient times and continue to inspire wonder in the tourists, mathematicians, and archeologists who visit, explore, measure, and describe them.

Scores of them have been discovered, but the remains of others are probably still buried under the sand. The Egyptian people believed that one of the most important things in life was happiness. Djoser's step pyramid is astounding in its departure from previous architecture.

Where did he come from and where did he go? Also called: eight-page signature. In languages written horizontally, conventions differ about the direction in which the title on the spine is rotated: In the United States, the Commonwealth, Scandinavia and for books in Dutch, titles are usually written top-to-bottom on the spine.

Step Pyramid of Djoser: Egypt's First Pyramid

Outside, where the sand blows across the rolling yellow hills, you can see the entrances to dozens of smaller tombs. Imhotep is certainly an interesting figure who deserves a lot of credit for changing the world. Sterling Publishing Company, Inc. As it became clear that the pyramids did not provide protection for the mummified bodies of the kings but were obvious targets for grave robbers, later kings were buried in hidden tombs cut into rock cliffs.

A strong and flexible layer, which may or may not be the glue itself, holds the book together. Many of the chapters of the book are written on papyrus paper, but some are also found on coffins, scarabs, tomb walls and even other funeral objects.

In either case, one of the modern standard for conservation and restoration is "reversibility". They would once have been completely covered but excavation work has found the doors under the sand.

One of the first texts that you will find this out a pyramid texts and these actually date back to BCE. AuthorFernleigh Books Author.Sep 29,  · Unleash your imagination as you step inside an ancient pyramid; explore Luxor and its many awe-inspiring attractions, including the tomb of Tutankhamen.

Board a majestic Nile river cruise and sail in Aswan, stopping several times along the way for onshore excursions to famous sites. Don’t miss the chance and book us now:5/5(). Get this from a library! Egypt: a magic 3-dimensional ancient world.

[Ronne Randall; Brian Palmer] -- Guided by ten-year-old Seneb, children can take a journey to the town of Kahun, right on the banks of the River Nile.

And it's a good time to visit, because one of Egypt's famed pyramids is nearly. Step Inside Ancient Egypt by Jane Chisholm $ buy online or call us (+64) 9 from The Dorothy Butler Children's Bookshop, 1 Jervois Road, Ponsonby, Auckland, New Zealand.

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Apr 13,  · Inside Egypt – John Bradley. Another insightful book that predicted the Egyptian revolution and it got briefly banned for doing so when it was first published in The main difference with Osman’s book is that Bradley takes a more national perspective and covers a shorter time period as he mainly focuses on the Mubarak government.

Peep through the beautifully laser-cut pages to find out all about life in Ancient Egypt. See pharaohs visiting temples, fishermen out on the River Nile, and wealthy nobles throwing extravagant parties. Lift the flaps to find crocodiles lurking - - QBD Books - Buy Online for Pages: