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By Robert M. Schoch

The Egyptologist acclaimed for re-dating the nice Sphinx at Giza sets his attractions on one of many precise mysteries of antiquity: the nice Pyramid of Giza.

What is the nice Pyramid of Giza? Ask that uncomplicated query of a conventional Egyptologist, and also you get the fundamental, conventional solution: a complicated tombstone for a self-important pharaoh of the previous state. This, Egyptologists argue, is the only discovering in response to the knowledge, and the one deduction supported via science.

By implication, a person who dissents from this perspective is unscientific and woolly-minded-a believer in magic and ghosts. certainly, the various unconventional principles in regards to the nice Pyramid do have a spectacularly exceptional ring to them. but from underneath the most obvious phrases of this controversy, a deeper, extra major query arises: how is it that the nice Pyramid workouts the sort of gripping carry at the human psyche- including cryptic grace to the again of the one-dollar invoice and framing myriad claims of recent Age "pyramid power"?

In Pyramid Quest, Robert M. Schoch and Robert Aquinas McNally use the rigorous highbrow research of medical inquiry to enquire what we all know in regards to the nice Pyramid, and advance a gorgeous speculation: This old monument is the most powerful facts but that civilization all started millions of years ahead of is usually concept, extending a long way again right into a little-known time. In tracing that tale, we come to appreciate not just the good Pyramid but in addition our personal origins as civilized beings.


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