The Resource Pyramid, written by James Putnam ; photographed by Geoff Brightling & Peter Hayman

Pyramid, written by James Putnam ; photographed by Geoff Brightling & Peter Hayman

Label
Pyramid
Title
Pyramid
Statement of responsibility
written by James Putnam ; photographed by Geoff Brightling & Peter Hayman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
They Pyramids at Giza in Egypt have stood for over 4,500 years, and the amazing feat of their construction is shrouded in mystery. This superb collection of specially commissioned photographs tries to answer some of the riddles about them and the people who built them. Discover what archaeological finds have revealed about life on the banks of the Nile during the Pyramid Age. See the pyramids and temples of Egypt and Mexico in breathtaking detail, as well as statues of pharaohs, officials, workers, and religious texts written on stone and papyrus thousands of years ago. Pyramid is a unique and fascinating introduction to the mysteries of these striking and colossal structures
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
909
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Middle School
LC call number
DT63
LC item number
.P988 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Eyewitness books
Target audience
juvenile
Pyramid, written by James Putnam ; photographed by Geoff Brightling & Peter Hayman
Label
Pyramid, written by James Putnam ; photographed by Geoff Brightling & Peter Hayman
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/random0410/94008804.html
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "Published in Great Britain by Dorling Kindersley, Ltd."--Verso title page
Related Contributor
Related Location
Related Agents
Related Authorities
Related Subjects
Related Items
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What are pyramids? -- Built for a king -- Great Step Pyramid -- Step Pyramid complex -- First true pyramids -- Pyramids of Giza -- Pharaohs of Giza -- Great Pyramid -- Inside the pyramid -- Temples and offerings -- Sphinx -- Funeral boats -- Planning the pyramid -- Building in brick and stone -- Tools for building -- Pyramid rises -- Slow decline -- Middle Kingdom revival -- Pyramidions -- Riddles of the pyramids -- Pyramids of Nubia -- Pharaohs of Nubia -- Queen's treasure -- Pyramids of Mexico -- Mayan pyramids -- Aztec pyramids -- Pyramid lives on
Control code
ocm30079189
http://library.link/vocab/cover_art
https://secure.syndetics.com/index.aspx?type=xw12&client=216-623-2800&isbn=9780679961703&upc=&oclc=%28Sirsi%29%20i9780679861706/LC.JPG
Dimensions
28 cm.
http://library.link/vocab/discovery_link
{'EL-WESTR': 'https://search.clevnet.org/client/en_US/el-westr/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:979067/ada', 'WA-DAL': 'https://search.clevnet.org/client/en_US/wa-dal/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:979067/ada', 'BIR-MAIN': 'https://search.clevnet.org/client/en_US/bir-main/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:979067/ada', 'BIR-WDV': 'https://search.clevnet.org/client/en_US/bir-wdv/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:979067/ada', 'GRRD-MAIN': 'https://search.clevnet.org/client/en_US/grrd-main/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:979067/ada', 'WA-SHRV': 'https://search.clevnet.org/client/en_US/wa-shrv/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:979067/ada', 'GC-CH': 'https://search.clevnet.org/client/en_US/gc-ch/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:979067/ada', 'KNSM-MAIN': 'https://search.clevnet.org/client/en_US/knsm-main/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:979067/ada', 'LOR-DOM': 'https://search.clevnet.org/client/en_US/lor-dom/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:979067/ada', 'BSTL-MAIN': 'https://search.clevnet.org/client/en_US/bstl-main/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:979067/ada', 'GC-BA': 'https://search.clevnet.org/client/en_US/gc-ba/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:979067/ada', 'HU-MAIN': 'https://search.clevnet.org/client/en_US/hu-main/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:979067/ada', 'EL-KEY': 'https://search.clevnet.org/client/en_US/el-key/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:979067/ada', 'CPL-MAIN': 'https://search.clevnet.org/client/en_US/cpl-main/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:979067/ada', 'MIL-MILAN': 'https://search.clevnet.org/client/en_US/mil-milan/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:979067/ada', 'BIR-GIB': 'https://search.clevnet.org/client/en_US/bir-gib/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:979067/ada', 'HEND-MAIN': 'https://search.clevnet.org/client/en_US/hend-main/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:979067/ada'}
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
63 pages
Isbn
9780679961703
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
94008804
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
coll. illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780679861706
  • (OCoLC)30079189

Library Locations

    • BIRCHARD/Gibsonburg BranchBorrow it
      100 N Webster St, Gibsonburg, 43431
      41.384858 -83.321664
    • BIRCHARD/Main LibraryBorrow it
      423 Croghan Street, Fremont, 43420
      41.3459395 -83.1156302
    • BIRCHARD/Woodville BranchBorrow it
      101 East Main St, Woodville, 43469
      41.450221 -83.363147
    • BRISTOL/Bristol Main LibraryBorrow it
      1855 Greenville Rd P.O. Box 220, Bristolville, OH, 44402, US
      41.38698 -80.86762499999999
    • ELYRIA/Keystone BranchBorrow it
      101 West Street, LaGrange, OH, 44050, US
      41.238498 -82.12473000000001
    • ELYRIA/West River BranchBorrow it
      1194 West River Rd N, Elyria, OH, 44035, US
      41.3903596 -82.105777
    • GEAUGA/BainbridgeBorrow it
      17222 Snyder Road, Chagrin Falls, OH, 44023, US
      41.40082 -81.3084745
    • GEAUGA/ChardonBorrow it
      110 East Park Street, Chardon, OH, 44024, US
      41.5817498 -81.2023672
    • GIRARD/Girard Free LibraryBorrow it
      105 E. Prospect St., Girard, OH, 44420, US
      41.1575515 -80.7000398
    • HENDERSON/Main LibraryBorrow it
      54 E. Jefferson St., Jefferson, OH, 44047, US
      41.737733 -80.766678
    • HUDSON/Main LibraryBorrow it
      96 Library St., Hudson, OH, 44236, US
      41.2416074 -81.44362009999999
    • KINSMAN/Kinsman Free Public LibraryBorrow it
      6420 Church St., Kinsman, OH, 44428, US
      41.44802199999999 -80.588121
    • LORAIN/Domonkas BranchBorrow it
      4125 E. Lake Rd., Sheffield Lake, OH, 44054, US
      41.4901504 -82.1122563
    • MILAN/Milan LibraryBorrow it
      19 E. Church St, Milan, 44846
      41.2976915 -82.60471919999999
    • WAYNE CO/Dalton BranchBorrow it
      127 S. Church Street, Dalton, 44618
      40.7979068 -81.6990533
    • WAYNE CO/Shreve BranchBorrow it
      189 W. McConkey Street, Shreve, 44676
      40.6813739 -82.0235758
Processing Feedback ...