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Author Fonte, Gerard C. A.

Title Building the Great Pyramid in one year : an engineer's report / Gerard C.A. Fonte
Published New York : Algora Pub., 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 205 pages) : illustrations
Contents The Egyptian pyramids -- Pyramid fallacies -- Scale factors in construction and engineering -- Moving blocks -- Rolling block experiment -- Lifting blocks -- Quarrying blocks -- Additional construction details -- Social considerations -- Other approaches
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Great Pyramid (Egypt)
Pyramids -- Egypt -- Design and construction.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2007004713
ISBN 0875865216 (trade paper ; alk. paper)
0875865224 (hard cover ; alk. paper)
0875865232 (electronic bk.)
9780875865218 (trade paper ; alk. paper)
9780875865225 (hard cover ; alk. paper)
9780875865232 (electronic bk.)