How the Ancient Egyptian Pyramids Were Built

How the Ancient Egyptian Pyramids Were Built
How the Ancient Egyptian Pyramids Were Built
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Explore how and why the pyramids were built in ancient Egypt and analyze the architectural breakthroughs necessary to build ever-larger pyramids and the religious purpose for building them in these two video segments from NOVA: This Old Pyramid. Pyramids were more than monuments for the people who built them; they were doorways to the afterlife for the pharaoh.

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