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Science in Ancient Egypt
Science of the Past reveals the large debt owed by modern scientists to the healers, mathematicians, stargazers, explorers, and thinkers of the ancient world.
Paperback, 64 pages
Published September 1st 1998 by Children's Press(CT)
(first published March 1st 1998)
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Ancient Egypt has been one of the greatest and oldest civilizations in the world history, and it has made a good impact to our modern time. The book of Science in Ancient Egypt describes all the impact of the early Egyptian achievements in math, science and medicine. Egyptians back in their time were very good in construction, where they were able to build strong Pyramids like the Pyramid of Khufu, using only four tools that were the lever, the inclined plane, the wedge and the pulley. Construct ...more