A Few Facts That Make Egypt One of The Most Fascinating Civilizations Ever

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[1] Egypt is home to one of the Seven Wonders of the World: The Great Pyramid of Giza.

It is also known as The Pyramid of Khufu, who was Egypt’s pharaoh in the 4th Dynasty. This pyramid, the oldest of all of the Seven Wonders of the World, was believed to have been built around 2560 B.C. This spectacular structure, which took over 100, 000 workers and 10 years to build, stands at 146.5 meters (481 feet) tall. It remained the tallest man-made structure until 1549 A.D. The structure of this pyramid was so precise and almost perfectly aligned that there is only an estimated error of less than 6 centimeters, with the space between each limestone brick barely measuring half of a millimeter. Today, historians are still baffled by how exactly the Pyramid of Khufu – or any other pyramid, for that matter – was built.

[2] Hatshepsut, a…

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