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Guardian's Egypt - The Pharaoh Khufu Chapter XII. Ivory- The Pyramids of Egypt King Khufu and the Great Pyramid

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King James Bible: Genesis, Chapter 14
Chapter 14 14:1 And it came to pass in the days of Amraphel king of Shinar, Arioch king of Ellasar, Chedorlaomer king of Elam, and Tidal king of nations; 14:2 That these made war with Bera king of Sodom, and with Birsha king of Gomorrah, Shinab king of Admah,...
Old Testament >> Genesis
King Arthur and the Cymry Heroes
The Celtic Britons called themselves the Cymry, which meant "fellow countrymen" in their Celtic tongue. Once Roman rule ended in Britain in about 410 A.D., a power vacuum developed, leading to the onslaught of Germanic invasions by Angles and Saxons,...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
King James Bible: Numbers, Chapter 21
Chapter 21 21:1 And when king Arad the Canaanite, which dwelt in the south, heard tell that Israel came by the way of the spies; then he fought against Israel, and took some of them prisoners. 21:2 And Israel vowed a vow unto the LORD, and said, If thou wilt...
Old Testament >> Numbers
King James Bible: Acts, Chapter 26
Chapter 26 26:1 Then Agrippa said unto Paul, Thou art permitted to speak for thyself. Then Paul stretched forth the hand, and answered for himself: 26:2 I think myself happy, king Agrippa, because I shall answer for myself this day before thee touching all...
New Testament >> The Acts
King James Bible: John, Chapter 19
Chapter 19 19:1 Then Pilate therefore took Jesus, and scourged him. 19:2 And the soldiers platted a crown of thorns, and put it on his head, and they put on him a purple robe, 19:3 And said, Hail, King of the Jews! and they smote him with their hands. 19:4...
New Testament >> John
Mythic Heroes of Celtic Ireland
The Celtic mythology of Ireland is best summarized as consisting of four broad cycles. This month's article deals with mythic Celtic mortals, figures who populate the stories in the second and third cycles below. Four Cycles of Irish Mythology Foundation...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory

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The Khufu Statuette: Is it an Old Kingdom Statue?
The statuette is identified as Khufu, king of the IVth dynasty, by the ka name of the king, inscribed on the right side of the throne (PI. I).
Khufu's expeditions and their implications for kingship and society
Especially latter was of pressing importance during the 4th dynasty because of an increased interest in monumental constructions.
Archaeologists to raise ancient Egyptian ship
Jun 23, 2011 King Khufu and buried near the Giza pyramids for more than 4500 years.
Tales of the Magicians by Unknown
Geometry - Set In Stone
million bocks of stone, with the average stone weighing about 21. 2 tons. With a reign of.

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Shock as Egypt's ex-leader wheeled into court
Then, to a stunned silence, the unscheduled appearance as King Khufu ['Cheops the Bastard'], the 4th Dynasty Pharaoah who ruled over Egypt with a rod of iron between 2589 and 2566BC, was wheeled in on a hospital trolley.

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Khufu - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Khufu was the son of King Sneferu and Queen Hetepheres I and brother of Princess Hetepheres.
Guardian's Egypt - The Pharaoh Khufu
Although King Sneferu was remembered as a benevolent and beneficent ruler, Khufu is believed by some to have been a more ruthless and cruel despot.
The Plateau - Official Website of Dr. Zahi Hawass - King Khufu
King Khufu and the Great Pyramid
King Khufu.
BBC - History - Khufu
Discover facts about the Egyptian pharaoh King Khufu who built the infamous Great Pyramid at Giza.

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