Artistry in Stone
Great Structures of Ancient EgyptBook - 2005
The ancient Egyptians were great builders. In addition to the famous pyramids, they erected magnificent temples and palaces, giant statues of the pharaohs, and towering obelisks, as well as the Great Lighthouse at Alexandria, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. All are explored in this volume, along with detailed explanations of the materials and techniques used in their construction.
Publisher: San Diego, Calif. : Lucent Books, c2005
ISBN: 1590186613 (hard cover : alk. paper)
Branch Call Number: Y932 NAR
Characteristics: 112 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), map ; 24 cm