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Zekmet: Level 6
Chosen to design a magnificent monument for a vain and demanding Pharoah, an Egyptian stone carver conceives of and begins work on the Sphinx which still stands in the Egyptian desert today.
Paperback, 54 pages
Published June 1st 1996 by Houghton Mifflin Company
(first published March 1988)
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Nov 23, 2009 Erin Sterling rated it 2 of 5 stars · review of another edition
This is a story of how a monument in Egypt was built to honor a king that is part man and part lion. The text is really wordy, so it might be hard to adapt for storytelling, but the story is an interesting look at how the Sphinx might have been created.