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  • Please may I have a book about bodies and 1 about egyptians.

    My mother's notebook of Christmas past

  • We did not destroy our past to build horrible villages on the coasts like spaniards did or egyptians did.

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  • You know, the ancient egyptians first settled down to agriculture from hunting/gathering in order to brew beer.

    Another Great Leap For Mankind « Tai-Chi Policy

  • I also laughed when we stood by a cliff with hieroglyphic inscriptions Aswan which our guide argued couldnĀ“t come from the old egyptians but was made by the Atlantians about 10000 BC.

    There Is No Slippery Slope

  • I laughed when we stood by the unfinished obelisk at the granite quarry at Aswan and our guide told us that the ancient egyptians could impossibly have cut and transported an obelisk like that with normal tools from the iron age.

    There Is No Slippery Slope

  • Perhaps in another few thousand years the believers of today will become the laughing stock of theology, much like the ancient greeks / romans / egyptians etc nowadays.

    Wired Top Stories

  • The ancient greeks and egyptians are two good examples of such civilisations.

    Wired Top Stories

  • They were a few generations ahead of the egyptians in the ziggurat stakes.

    princeofcairo: The Etymology Out of Time

  • The first row of seven teaches the scientific method, first put to writing by the wise ancient egyptians.

    Archive 2007-07-01

  • (August 9, 2008 5: 32: 00 AM CDT) according to pliny the elder*, it took 20,000 slaves to move/lift the obelisk to its base. pliny's natural history [specifically the thirty-sixth book] describes how the egyptians moved such obelisks.

    Moving the Vatican Obelisk

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