February 20th Time Travel: Exploring the construction of the Pyramid of Menkaure

Travel back to Ancient Egypt and learn about the construction of the Pyramid of Menkaure. This impressive pyramid held mysteries for centuries, with much of the construction explained through archaeological records and surviving documentation found in Egypt. Learn about Menkaure, and his successor Shepseskaf.

Bibliography

https://www.academia.edu/44619064/The_Pyramid_of_Menkaure_at_Giza_A_Laymans_Guide

https://www.history.com/news/egypts-oldest-papyri-detail-great-pyramid-construction

https://www.britannica.com/biography/Menkaure-king-of-Egypt

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shepseskaf#/media/File:Fragmentary_statue_head_of_Menkaura_in_Boston.jpg

https://www.britannica.com/biography/Khufu

https://www.bbc.co.uk/history/historic_figures/khufu.shtml

https://www.pyramid-of-giza.com/pyramid-of-menkaure/

https://www.pyramid-of-giza.com/pyramids-of-giza-history/

https://www.si.edu/spotlight/ancient-egypt/pyramid

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lx6CeVTXcOE&t=496s

https://www.egypttoursportal.com/en-ca/blog/cairo-attractions/menkaure-pyramid/

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/travel/ponder-the-pyramids-of-giza-11138893/

https://landioustravel.com/egypt/necropolises-ancient-egypt/giza-pyramid-complex/menkaure-pyramid/

https://apps.lib.umich.edu/papyrus_making/pm_intro.html

http://penelope.uchicago.edu/Thayer/E/Journals/TAPA/82/Speed_under_Sail_of_Ancient_Ships*.html

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ushabti#/media/File:Menphis_-_Egypte_-_500before_JC_-_Troop_of_funerary_servant_figures_shabtis_in_the_name_of_Neferibreheb.JPG

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2014/05/02/the-surprisingly-simple-way-egyptians-moved-massive-pyramid-stones-without-modern-technology/

https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/544301

https://www.archaeology.org/issues/434-2107/artifact/9781-artifact-egypt-copper-tools

https://www.livescience.com/42902-giza-pyramids-port-discovered.html

https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/article/lehner-giza/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tura,_Egypt#/media/File:Tourah-lepsius.jpg

https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/548344

https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/545445

https://www.archaeology.wiki/blog/2016/07/22/oldest-egyptian-papyri-display-egyptian-museum/

https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/557784

https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/544213

https://www.sci.news/physics/science-ancient-egyptians-wet-sand-01894.html

https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/546315

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/ancient-egypt-shipping-mining-farming-economy-pyramids-180956619/

https://www.britannica.com/place/Nile-River/Climate-and-hydrology

1 thought on “February 20th Time Travel: Exploring the construction of the Pyramid of Menkaure”

  1. Nice
    The Pyramids of Giza are some of the most impressive and famous structures in all of Ancient Egypt. They were built over 4,500 years ago and hold a lot of mysteries that still remain to be revealed. The Pyramids of Giza are a testimony to the power of Ancient Egypt and its civilizations.
    Best Website Builders

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *