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By Miroslav Verner

on the heart of the world-famous pyramid box of the Memphite necropolis there lies a gaggle of pyramids, temples, and tombs named after the within sight village of Abusir. lengthy overshadowed by means of the extra time-honored pyramids at Giza and Saqqara, this sector has still been the location, for the final 40 years, of an in depth operation to find its past.
This fascinating new book—richly endowed with black-and-white historic photos, colour plates of latest paintings, and informative illustrations—at final records the uncovering by means of a committed staff of Czech archaeologists of a hitherto ignored wealth of historical is still courting from the previous state to the past due interval. this can be Abusir, realm of Osiris, God of the useless, and its tale is one in all either sleek archaeology and the long-buried mysteries that it seeks to uncover.

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By Miroslav Verner

on the heart of the world-famous pyramid box of the Memphite necropolis there lies a gaggle of pyramids, temples, and tombs named after the within sight village of Abusir. lengthy overshadowed by means of the extra time-honored pyramids at Giza and Saqqara, this sector has still been the location, for the final 40 years, of an in depth operation to find its past.
This fascinating new book—richly endowed with black-and-white historic photos, colour plates of latest paintings, and informative illustrations—at final records the uncovering by means of a committed staff of Czech archaeologists of a hitherto ignored wealth of historical is still courting from the previous state to the past due interval. this can be Abusir, realm of Osiris, God of the useless, and its tale is one in all either sleek archaeology and the long-buried mysteries that it seeks to uncover.

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