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The Resource Lost technologies of ancient Egypt : advanced engineering in the temples of the pharaohs, Christopher Dunn

Lost technologies of ancient Egypt : advanced engineering in the temples of the pharaohs, Christopher Dunn

Label
Lost technologies of ancient Egypt : advanced engineering in the temples of the pharaohs
Title
Lost technologies of ancient Egypt
Title remainder
advanced engineering in the temples of the pharaohs
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Dunn
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A unique study of the engineering and tools used to create Egyptian monuments"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dunn, Christopher
Dewey number
932
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DT61
LC item number
.D86 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Egypt
  • Engineering
  • Technology
  • Pyramids
  • Temples
  • Monuments
Label
Lost technologies of ancient Egypt : advanced engineering in the temples of the pharaohs, Christopher Dunn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 246-258) 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
The shadows of Luxor -- The shadows of Ramses -- The Ramses challenge -- The shadows of Karnak -- The shadows of the Serapeum -- The shadow of the Serapeum -- The shadow of the Sphinx -- The shadows of Denderah -- Sticks and stones: tools of the trade -- In the shadow of an Obelisk -- In the shadow of Egyptian megamachines -- Walking in the shadow of William F. Petrie -- Suspending disbelief
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxv, 357 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781591431022
Lccn
2010011609
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • ocn432982584
  • (OCoLC)432982584
  • 2155349
Label
Lost technologies of ancient Egypt : advanced engineering in the temples of the pharaohs, Christopher Dunn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 246-258) 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
The shadows of Luxor -- The shadows of Ramses -- The Ramses challenge -- The shadows of Karnak -- The shadows of the Serapeum -- The shadow of the Serapeum -- The shadow of the Sphinx -- The shadows of Denderah -- Sticks and stones: tools of the trade -- In the shadow of an Obelisk -- In the shadow of Egyptian megamachines -- Walking in the shadow of William F. Petrie -- Suspending disbelief
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxv, 357 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781591431022
Lccn
2010011609
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • ocn432982584
  • (OCoLC)432982584
  • 2155349

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