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Pyramids of Giza lithograph, 1846
Pyramids of Giza lithograph, 1846

Who Built the Pyramids: Not Slaves. Archeaologist Mark Lehner, Digging Deeper Discovers a City of Privileged Workers

For more,see Nova report on the latest findings

How Old Are the Pyramids? has data on radiocarbon dating of different sites

Here's How Scientists Know the Pyramids Were Built to Store Pharaohs, Not Grain






Construction

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A New Theory on How Ancient Egyptians Built the Pyramids

Architectural elements used by the Ancient Egyptians

Pyramids of Giza & the Sphinx from Live Science

A New High-Tech Project Aims to Unearth the Secrets of the Pyramids, Good Magazine, December 22, 2015


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Primary Sources of Information about the Age of the Pyramids from the Royal Ontario Musuem

Primary Sources of the Old Kingdom


The Great Pyramid

History of Giza from Nova

The Great Pyramid of Giza from Kahn Academy

Scientists Have Found Something Very Mysterious in the Great Pyramid of Giza

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Egypt's Pyramids: Monuments with a Message from Edsitement

Egyptian Pyramids from Stanford History Education Group

What Indiana Jones Gets Wrong (and Right) about Archaeology, Chicago Tribune, November 5, 2014