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2 edition of Cleopatra"s Needles. found in the catalog.

Cleopatra"s Needles.

Aubrey Noakes

Cleopatra"s Needles.

by Aubrey Noakes

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Published by H.F. & G. Witerby in [London] .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination128p.,ill.,23cm
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21741578M

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  Inscriptions: Labib Habachi says in his book "The Obelisks of Egypt", Tuthmosis III is drawn as a "sphinx" making offerings to the Gods of Heliopolis, on each side of pyramidion of this obelisk. Although it's not clear, we can confirm it at the north side of pyramidion. On each side of the obelisk are inscribed with hieroglyph of three Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Cleopatra's Needles: The Lost Obelisks of Egypt by Bob Brier (Hardback, ) at the best online prices at eBay! › eBay › Books, Magazines › Non-Fiction Books.

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The author has a long standing interest in ancient Egypt, but his doctorate was in philosophy, not art or architecture history let alone Near Eastern Studies, and the volume is written in a chatty, first-person format lacking :// In the half-century between and three massive obelisks left Egypt for new lands.

Prior to these journeys, the last large obelisk moved was the Vatican obelisk in – one of the great engineering achievements of the Renaissance. Roman emperors moved more than a dozen, but left no records of how they did it. The nineteenth-century engineers entrusted with transporting the obelisks ?id=_Ps8CwAAQBAJ.

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