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    NEW! Settlement and Cemetery at Giza: Reports from the 2010 AERA-ARCE Field School is the first in a series of planned volumes representing student work prepared during our Analysis and Publication Field Schools. Download »

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    AERAGRAM 16:1
    • A High Official’s House Emerges
    • What Was the Original Size of the Great Pyramid’s Footprint?
    • The Gallery Complex Gives Up Some of Its Secrets
    • RTI Reveals Hidden Details

    AERAGRAM 15:1/2
    • Canals and Harbors in the Time of Giza Pyramid-Building
    • Did Egyptians Use the Sun to Align the Pyramids?
    • Construction Hub to Cult Center: Re-purposing, Old Kingdom Style
    • Informal Seals and Sealings of the Heit el-Ghurab

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