Egypt is a country of superlatives and the Pyramids of Giza more so.
Let me explain by going all statistical on you.
- Each of the pyramids has a base on around 13 acres. 1,212 more words
Review: Dreamers of the Day, by Mary Doria Russell
Random House, 2008. 249 pp. $15
Agnes Shanklin, a forty-year-old Ohio schoolteacher, knows she’s ugly, drab, incompetent, ungrateful, unworthy, and just about un-everything else. 859 more words