Review: The Osiris Curse

The Osiris Curse: A Tweed & Nightingale Adventure by Paul Crilley Age Range: 12 and up Grade Level: 7 and up Series: A Tweed & Nightingale Adventure Hardcover: 290 pages Publisher: Pyr ISBN-10: 1616148578 ISBN-13: 978-1616148577 Available at Amazon The Osiris Curse: A Tweed & Nightingale Adventure (Barry’s score 3 stars out of 5) My…

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Review: The Exodus Reality

The Exodus Reality: Unearthing the Real History of Moses, Identifying the Pharaohs, and Examing the Exodus from Egypt by Scott Alan Roberts, John Richard Ward Paperback: 288 pages Publisher: New Page Books ISBN-10: 1601632916 ISBN-13: 978-1601632913 The Exodus Reality: Unearthing the Real History of Moses, Identifying the Pharaohs, and Examing the Exodus from Egypt (Barry’s…

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In my mailbox: The Exodus Reality

The Exodus Reality: Unearthing the Real History of Moses, Identifying the Pharaohs, and Examining the Exodus from Egypt Scott Alan Roberts, and John Richard Ward I’ve read quite a bit of this book in ebook form, but ebooks when out of sight are out of mind and I’ve forgotten to finish this little jewel. At…

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Books available this fall

Ancient Mysteries The Exodus Reality: Unearthing the Real History of Moses, Identifying the Pharaohs, and Examing the Exodus from Egypt by Scott Alan Roberts & Dr. John Ward October 13 Release In this groundbreaking working, the authors reexamine humanity’s most enduring account of bondage, emancipation, and freedom.  Roberts, a historian and theologian, and Ward, an archaeologist,…

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BBC News – Egyptian pyramids found by infra-red satellite images

Saqqara pyramid Two new finds are at Saqqara, an older but lesser known pyramid site than Giza Seventeen lost pyramids are among the buildings identified in a new satellite survey of Egypt. More than 1,000 tombs and 3,000 ancient settlements were also revealed by looking at infra-red images which show up underground buildings. Initial excavations…

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A frail King Tut died from malaria, broken leg – Yahoo! News

  A frail King Tut died from malaria, broken leg   AP – FILE – In this Nov. 4, 2007 file photo, an archaeological worker looks across at the face of the linen-wrapped …   By PAUL SCHEMM, Associated Press Writer Paul Schemm, Associated Press Writer – Tue Feb 16, 4:54 pm ET CAIRO –…

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Egypt tombs suggest pyramids not built by slaves – Yahoo! News

    CAIRO (Reuters) – New tombs found in Giza support the view that the Great Pyramids were built by free workers and not slaves, as widely believed, Egypt’s chief archaeologist said on Sunday. Films and media have long depicted slaves toiling away in the desert to build the mammoth pyramids only to meet a…

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Cave Complex Allegedly Found Under Giza Pyramids

Aug. 13, 2009 — An enormous system of caves, chambers and tunnels lies hidden beneath the Pyramids of Giza, according to a British explorer who claims to have found the lost underworld of the pharaohs. Populated by bats and venomous spiders, the underground complex was found in the limestone bedrock beneath the pyramid field at…

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Mummies found in newly discovered tomb in Egypt – Yahoo News

    CAIRO – A storeroom housing about two dozen ancient Egyptian mummies has been unearthed inside a 2,600-year-old tomb during the latest round of excavations at the vast necropolis of Saqqara south of Cairo, archaeologists said Monday. The tomb was located at the bottom of a 36-foot deep shaft, said Egypts top archaeologist, Zahi…

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King Tuts Father IDd in Stone Inscription: Discovery News

An inscribed limestone block might have solved one of historys greatest mysteries — who fathered the boy pharaoh King Tut. “We can now say that Tutankhamun was the child of Akhenaten,” Zahi Hawass, chief of Egypts Supreme Council of Antiquities, told Discovery News. The finding offers evidence against another leading theory that King Tut was…

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