Resources

Links to web articles about Mark Lehner and AERA

35 Who Made a Difference (Smithsonian, November, 2005)
Smithsonian Magazine profile of Dr. Lehner.

Egyptology’s New Frontier (Archaeology, May 23, 2005)
A documentary looks at an ambitious project to document the Nile’s ancient civilization.

Who Built the Pyramids (Harvard Magazine, July-August, 2003)
The question of who labored to build the Giza Pyramids, and why, has long been part of their fascination.

Dig Days: Meeting Mark Lehner By Zahi Hawass (Al-Ahram, September 2002)
You can sometimes have a brother who is not of your blood.

Dating the Pyramids (Archaeology, September-October, 1995)
Radiocarbon dating the pyramids.

(NOVA) This Old Pyramid (transcripts)
The great pyramids of Egypt, just how were they built?

(NOVA) Pyramids: The Inside Story (1997).

(NOVA) Raising the Obelisk (Mysteries of the Nile 1999).

Giza

Official web site of Dr. Zahi Hawass
Our longtime friend and colleague.

Giza Plateau Mapping Project
Oriental Institute, University of Chicago.

The Giza Archives Project
The Boston Museum of Fine Arts.

Harvard Semitic Museum
100 years at Giza.

The Pyramids and Temples of Gizeh
Sir William Matthew Flinders Petrie at Giza.

Middle and Upper Egypt

Amarna Project
Dr. Barry Kemp and the Egypt Exploration Society.

The Theban Mapping Project
Dr. Kent Weeks and KV5.

Hierakonpolis
City of the Hawk.

Deutsches Archäologisches Institut (in German)
Dr. Günter Dreyer’s team at Elephantine Island.

Institutions and organizations

The Archaeological Institute of America

The American Research Center in Egypt

American University in Cairo

International Association of Egyptlogists
Association Internationale des Egyptologues.

Giza Plateau Mapping Project (annual reports)
Oriental Institute, University of Chicago.

Institut français d’archéologie orientale du Caire

University College London archaeology

Research

Annual Egyptological Bibliography
(Subscription only)

Museums

Egyptian Museum in Cairo
(Official Web site)

Ägyptisches Museum
Egyptian collection in Berlin (German and English).

Museum of Fine Arts
Egyptian collection in Boston.

British Museum
Egyptian collection in London.

Metropolitan Museum of Art
Egyptian collection in New York City.

Musée du Louvre
Egyptian collection at the Louvre (French and English).