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CultureShock! Egypt by Susan Wilson

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‘I read the inscriptions on the walls, and cried; for this was the proof I have lived for... that the Egyptians were indeed the builders of the Great Pyramids.’—Egyptologist Dr Zahi Hawas upon discovering the tombs of the workers and artisans believed to be the builders of the Giza pyramids (from an article in Arabic in the local press)

 

 

 

 

 

THE CALENDARS USED

Business and the secular community operate under the Gregorian calendar. However, other calendars have official status in Egypt. The Islamic calendar is based on a lunar cycle of 12 ...

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