Pyramid

Pyramid

by David Macaulay

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Overview


Through concise text and richly detailed black and white illustrations we come to know the philosophy of life and death in ancient Egypt.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780395321218
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date: 04/26/1982
Pages: 80
Sales rank: 221,930
Product dimensions: 9.00(w) x 12.00(h) x 0.24(d)
Age Range: 10 - 12 Years

About the Author


David Macaulay is an award-winning author and illustrator whose books have sold millions of copies in the United States alone, and his work has been translated into a dozen languages. Macaulay has garnered numerous awards including the Caldecott Medal and Honor Awards, the Boston Globe–Horn Book Award, the Christopher Award, an American Institute of Architects Medal, and the Washington Post–Children’s Book Guild Nonfiction Award. In 2006, he was the recipient of a MacArthur Fellowship, given “to encourage people of outstanding talent to pursue their own creative, intellectual, and professional inclinations.” Superb design, magnificent illustrations, and clearly presented information distinguish all of his books. David Macaulay lives with his family in Vermont.

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"David Macaulay's brilliant Pyramid shows, detail by detail, how the great pharaohs' burial places were conceived and constructed . . . His draftsmanship is unexcelled, and his book is pharaonic in opulence and design." Time Magazine

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