The Orion Mystery: Unlocking the Secrets of the Pyramids
Written by Robert Bauval & Adrian Gilbert
THE LONG-HIDDEN STORY OF A SECRET THAT WILL FOREVER CHANGE OUR UNDERSTANDING OF THE MOST FASCINATING WONDER OF THE ANCIENT WORLD: THE PYRAMIDS OF EGYPT.
What purpose did these massive structures—one of the
largest construction projects ever undertaken—serve? Why were they scattered
across the desert in a seemingly random pattern? The pyramid mystery deepened in
1993 when Rudulf Gantenbrink discovered a secret door in the Great Pyramid—a
door unopened for 4,500 years.
Robert Bauval has spent the last ten years investigating the pyramids
themselves and the Pyramid Texts, the oldest writings known to mankind. He and
Adrian Gilbert have uncovered for the first time the key to the plan that
governed the construction of the pyramids. They reveal that the pyramids were
much more than just tombs: they were nothing less than a replica of heaven on
earth. With great astronomical precision, the pyramids were created to serve the
pharoahs' gateway to the stars.
Dramatic and compelling, The Orion Mystery
leads us step-by-step through these remarkable discoveries. The book will be
hailed as a historic achievement by all who are intrigued by the world's ancient