The Giza Pyramid Complex of Ancient Egypt, c. 2600-2500 BCE

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Simeon Netchev
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published on 21 April 2022

An illustration of the layout and relationships of various architectural and geographical elements on the Giza plateau in the region of Memphis (around modern Cairo) during the Old Kingdom of Egypt ("The Age of the Pyramids"). The image also compares various ancient tombs and temples built as pyramids.

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Simeon Netchev
Simeon is a freelance visual designer with a deep interest in the human side of history. He believes that every image should be an interaction, a commentary, and a narrative, and every map should lead on an exciting journey of exploration and discovery.

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APA Style

Netchev, S. (2022, April 21). The Giza Pyramid Complex of Ancient Egypt, c. 2600-2500 BCE. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/15684/the-giza-pyramid-complex-of-ancient-egypt-c-2600-2/

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Netchev, Simeon. "The Giza Pyramid Complex of Ancient Egypt, c. 2600-2500 BCE." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 21, 2022. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/15684/the-giza-pyramid-complex-of-ancient-egypt-c-2600-2/.

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Netchev, Simeon. "The Giza Pyramid Complex of Ancient Egypt, c. 2600-2500 BCE." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 21 Apr 2022. Web. 25 Nov 2022.

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