Essays Tagged: "Saqqara"

The pyramids of Egypt

12 feet high and were easy targets for tomb robbers.The first pyramid built was the Step Pyramid of Saqqara; it stands in the open desert south of Cairo. The Step Pyramid was built for King Djoser. Th ...

(5 pages) 187 0 4.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History > Ancient Egypt

Paper about Ancient Egyptian pyramids

ke for centuries for myriad reasons.The very first Egyptian pyramid was "built around 2650 B.C., at Saqqara" (Mendelssohn, Page 106). This and other pyramids were built by gangs of workmen and slaves, ...

(4 pages) 83 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

The Pyramids of Egypt

e third dynasty, a pharaoh named King Zoser had a large stone pyramid built by architect Imhotep at Saqqara called The Step Pyramid. This pyramid has many layers and looks like several mastabas stacke ...

(2 pages) 28 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Models and perspectives of care /biopsychosocial

major priority for a society in history. It is believed that an ancient temple complex near modern Saqqara was a kind of mental hospital for the treatment of the mentally ill. Wikipedia, (2006).Accor ...

(13 pages) 353 0 4.6 Sep/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

The Golden Civilization

oden slabs across the sand. (Roberts 15) One of these places were of the famous step pyramid in the Saqqara plateau that was ten miles south of today's Sphinx and three pyramids of Giza. (Roberts 7) B ...

(5 pages) 12 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers

Egyptian Monuments

of the first large stone structures built in human history. It was built for the pharaoh Djoser at Saqqara around 2680 B.C. It was designed by an architect by the name of Imhotep, who became more fam ...

(5 pages) 12 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History > Ancient Egypt

Cats in Ancient Egypt

ed could possibly attribute to how popular the Egyptians found Bast.�Archaeologists consider Saqqara, a tomb in Thebes, a rather curious find. Not only did Saqqara give them a rich collection o ... s. Ancient Egyptian religious rituals and stories explained in hieroglyphs on limestone make up the Saqqara pyramid text. Saqqara mentions the cat goddess Bast having a big heart. The Metternich Stele ...

(8 pages) 0 0 0.0 Feb/2013

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History > Ancient Egypt

ancient egypt

created like the pyramids and the great sphinx of Giza. The first pyramid with steps was created in Saqqara c. 2630 under the pharaoh Djoser. The design however came from his chief architect and physi ...

(2 pages) 1 0 0.0 Jun/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History