Built by a civilization that lived almost 4,500 years ago, the Pyramids of Giza tower majestically over the desert land of Egypt. They stand as one of the most visible symbols of ancient Egypt. Find out more in Pyramids of Giza, a title in the Structural Wonders of the World series. These books identify some of the world’s best-known structures, exploring their history, the people responsible for their creation, and the science behind their construction. Each title features informative text, colorful photographs and maps, and a timeline detailing the steps toward construction.