Ancient Egyptians Needed No Power Tools

The entirety of the very enlightening book Experiments in Egyptian Archaeology is available online. One of its conclusions is that copper tubes, rope, wood, and dry sand are sufficient to create a drill that can create circular holes in granite. Read it! Then counter the pyramidiots!

Author: pithom

An atheist with an interest in the history of the ancient Near East. Author of the Against Jebel al-Lawz Wordpress blog.

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