History of egyptian pyramids pdf
Moustafa Gadalla is an Egyptian-American independent Egyptologist who was born in Cairo, Egypt in He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering from Cairo University. Gadalla is the author of twenty two published interna-tionally acclaimed books about the various aspects of the Ancient Egyptian history and civilization and. theDahshurPyramids,thefarthestwecanseetothesouth, then the Giza Pyramids, far the finestof all, and later than these, numbers of smallerpyramids,most of whichwere built. The Egyptian Pyramids are more than a massive tombstone for deceased pharaohs. The Ancient Egyptians believed that when a pharaoh died he became Osiris, the king of the dead. They believed that for the dead pharaoh to carry out his duties as king of the dead his ka (soul or spirit) which remained with the body, had to be looked after.