Pyramids, the Sphinx by Peter Lacovera
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Pyramids, the Sphinx
By Peter Lacovera

The Pyramids, the Sphinx

Tombs and Temples of Giza

By (author) See other recent books by Peter Lacovera
Format: Hardback

Normal Price: $37.97
Your Price: $34.17 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $3.80! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.71 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 8-11 days

Pyramids, the Sphinx by Peter Lacovera

Book Description

The only surviving of the seven ancient wonders of the world, the Pyramids and Sphinx are the most familiar of all archaeological sites. Despite their popularity, there are no guides that focus on the Giza plateau and its monuments and how they evolved. This comprehensive guide incorporates all of the latest information on the excavations and interpretations of the Sphinx and the Pyramids and puts them in geological, historical and social context. The monuments are fully described along with detailed discussions of how they were constructed and why. Some of the less well-known, but equally interesting, monuments and private tombs at the site are also illustrated, many for the first time in an archaeological guide.

Buy Pyramids, the Sphinx book by Peter Lacovera from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781593730222
ISBN-10: 1593730225
Format: Hardback
(160mm x 154mm x 17mm)
Pages: 96
Imprint: Bunker Hill Publishing Inc
Publisher: Bunker Hill Publishing Inc
Publish Date: 1-May-2004
Country of Publication: United States


» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Pyramids, the Sphinx book by Peter Lacovera and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review

Author Biography - Peter Lacovera

Dr Peter Lacovera received his Ph.D. in Egyptian Archaeology from the University of Chicago and is currently Curator of Ancient Art at the Michael C. Carlos Museum of Emory University in Atlanta, GA. Before that he was Assistant Curator in the Department of Ancient Egyptian, Nubian and Near Eastern Art at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Peter Lacovera close
» close