Coverart for item
The Resource How the Great Pyramid was built, Craig B. Smith ; foreword by Zahi Hawass ; photography by Andy Ryan

How the Great Pyramid was built, Craig B. Smith ; foreword by Zahi Hawass ; photography by Andy Ryan

Label
How the Great Pyramid was built
Title
How the Great Pyramid was built
Statement of responsibility
Craig B. Smith ; foreword by Zahi Hawass ; photography by Andy Ryan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A leading engineer provides an in-depth look at the construction of the Great Pyramid of Giza, discussing how the ancient Egyptians developed their building plans, devised work schedules, managed laborers, and solved specific design and engineering problems
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Craig B
Dewey number
932
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DT63
LC item number
.S6 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hawass, Zahi A
  • Ryan, Andy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Pyramid (Egypt)
  • Pyramids
  • Pyramids
  • Egypt
  • Architecture, Ancient
  • Grande Pyramide (Égypte)
  • Pyramides
  • Antiquities
  • Architecture, Ancient
  • Great Pyramid (Egypt)
  • Pyramids
  • Pyramids
  • Egypt
  • Great Pyramid (Egypt)
  • Pyramids
Label
How the Great Pyramid was built, Craig B. Smith ; foreword by Zahi Hawass ; photography by Andy Ryan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-284) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Egypt during the Old Kingdom -- Pyramid evolution -- A tomb for a king -- we consecrate this Holy Ground -- The desert comes alive -- Soaring toward the heavens -- Stair steps to the Gods -- The workforce -- The construction schedules -- Life everlasting -- Egyptian Gods -- Units of measurement and other technical data -- Calculating the number of blocks in the pyramid -- A primer on program management
Control code
ocm55665466
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
288 pages, 16 pages of plates
Isbn
9781588342003
Lccn
2004054651
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o55665466
  • (OCoLC)55665466
Label
How the Great Pyramid was built, Craig B. Smith ; foreword by Zahi Hawass ; photography by Andy Ryan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-284) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Egypt during the Old Kingdom -- Pyramid evolution -- A tomb for a king -- we consecrate this Holy Ground -- The desert comes alive -- Soaring toward the heavens -- Stair steps to the Gods -- The workforce -- The construction schedules -- Life everlasting -- Egyptian Gods -- Units of measurement and other technical data -- Calculating the number of blocks in the pyramid -- A primer on program management
Control code
ocm55665466
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
288 pages, 16 pages of plates
Isbn
9781588342003
Lccn
2004054651
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o55665466
  • (OCoLC)55665466

Library Locations

    • Waubonsee: Sugar Grove Campus - Todd LibraryBorrow it
      Collins Hall 2nd Floor Waubonsee Community College Route 47 at Waubonsee Drive, Sugar Grove, IL, 60554-9454, US
      41.7974 -88.45785
Processing Feedback ...