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The Great Sphinx

The Sphinx has the face of a man and the body of a lion.  It stands 240 feet long and 66 feet high.  It is carved out of limestone, but so much is unknown. Between its paws is a 15th-century … Continue reading

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Pyramids

Two million stone blocks stacked on top of each other.  The GREAT Pyramid is also known as  the Pyramid of  Pharaoh Khufu.  Of the Seven Wonders of the World, this is the oldest and the most intact. By most estimates, … Continue reading

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Government Run Media

CAIRO, July 7, 2010 Training at Al-Ahram, Egypt’s leading newspaper Al-AHram, the government owned newspaper, widest circulation in Egypt Al-Ahram, (which means The Pyramids) was founded in 1875 and is the country’s largest newspaper by far. It is also, with … Continue reading

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