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    DescriptionIn this ground-breaking book, Egyptologist Robert Bauval and astrophysicist Thomas Brophy uncover the mystery of Imhotep, and ancient Egyptian superstar, pharaonic Da Vinci, Michelangelo, Galileo, and Newton all rolled into one. Based on their research at the Step Pyramid Complex at Saqqara, Bauval and Brophy delve into observational astronomy to 'decode' the alignments and other design features of the Step Pyramid Complex, to uncover the true origins and genius of Imhotep. Like a whodunit detective story they follow the clues that take them on an exhilarating magical mystery tour starting at Saqqara, leading them to temples in Upper Egypt and to the stones of Nabta Playa and the black African stargazers who placed them there."Imhotep the African" describes how Imhotep was the ancient link to the birth of modern civilization, restoring him to his proper place at the center of the birthing of Egyptian, and world, civilization.


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    Title
    Imhotep the African
    Subtitle
    Architect of the Cosmos
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Robert Bauval, By (author) Thomas Brophy
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 320
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 229 mm
    Thickness: 20 mm
    Weight: 508 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781938875007
    ISBN 10: 1938875001
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25540
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1QDAE
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.1
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: HBLA
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3D
    BIC subject category V2: HBJH
    Libri: I-HP
    BIC subject category V2: JFH
    B&T General Subject: 590
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 25
    Ingram Theme: CULT/NAFRIC
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002030
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: OCC031000
    BIC subject category V2: 3D, 1QDAE
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC22: 932/.012, 932.012
    DC23: 932.012092
    LC classification: DT85 .B37 2013
    Edition
    1
    Publisher
    Disinformation Company
    Imprint name
    Disinformation Company
    Publication date
    29 September 2013
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Robert Bauval was born in Alexandria, Egypt in 1948. His discoveries and theories have been the subject of dozens of TV documentaries. Thomas Brophy has a Ph.D. in physics from the University of Colorado and was a staff research scientist at the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics, Boulder.