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" And they worked to the number of a hundred thousand men at a time, each party during three months. The time during which the people were thus harassed by toil lasted ten years on the road which they constructed... "
The Nile: Notes for Travellers in Egypt - Page 138
by Sir Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge - 1890 - 311 pages
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The nine books of the History of Herodotus tr. from the text by T ..., Volume 1

Herodotus - 1837
...range called the Libyan mountain. They were compelled to labour in this manner by one hundred thousand at a time, each party during three months: the time during which the people were thus ground down'08, lasted ten years on the road which they constructed for the conveyance of the stones...
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The Nine Books of the History of Herodotus, Volume 1

Herodotus - 1846
...range called the Libyan mountain. They were compelled to labour in this manner by one hundred thousand at a time, each party during three months: the time during which the people were thus ground down808, lasted ten years on the road which they constructed for the conveyance of the stones;...
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The Great Pyramid of Egypt

S. H. Ford - 1972 - 208 pages
...to drag them to the mountain called the Libyan ; and they worked to the number of a hundred thousand men at a time, each party during three months. The...they drew the stones, a work, in my opinion, not much leaa than the pyramid ; for its length is five stades, and its width ten orgyse, and its height where...
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Black Man of the Nile and His Family

Yosef Ben-Jochannan - 1989 - 428 pages
...A HUNDRED THOUSAND MEN AT A TIME, EACH PARTY DURING THREE MONTHS PERIOD. THE TIME DURING WHICH THEY WERE THUS HARASSED BY TOIL, LASTED TEN YEARS ON THE ROAD WHICH THEY CONSTRUCTED. TWENTY YEARS WERE SPENT ERRECTING THE PYRAMID ITSELF." Sketches, drawings, pictures, etc. of Pharaoh...
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the mummy

...Nile, others he ordered to receive the stones when transported in vessels across the river, and to drag them to the mountain called the Libyan. And they worked...constructed, along which they drew the stones, a work, in my The Pyramid of Khufu (Chedps) at Gizah and the Sphinx. The "Step Pyramid" built by Tcheser, a king...
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