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From prehistoric to modern, take a tour of architecture in the western world, describing historic styles, great buildings, and notable structures. 9 engineering feats pulled off by the ancient egyptians that would be nearly impossible for modern engineers to architecture, the most enormous. Egyptian architecture ancient egyptian architecture was mostly that of the monumental temple and tomb, and featured obelisks, battered walls, pylon-towers, pyramids, cavetto (or gorge) cornices, large columns with lotus, papyrus, palm, and other capitals, hypostyle halls, courts, vast processional axes (called dromos) flanked by sphinxes.
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