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Ancient Pyramids: A Productive Use of Resources?

By Thomas J. Stanley on Oct 1st, 2013 in Mentor's Corner

While channel surfing, you are bound to come across programs on the “glory” of ancient Egypt.   Perhaps these programs should have a warning label.  No doubt the pyramids constructed during this time were quite impressive feats of engineering and management.  But they were  products of a system where wealth and the control of the nation’s resources were in the hands of […]