National Geographic : 1935 Jun
©Lehnert &Landrock THE ANCIENT PYRAMIDS OF GiZA OVERLOOK A MODERN GOLF COURSE Beyond the water carrier and the gaily caparisoned sight-seeing camel lie the fairways, often flooded by Nilebackwater. Dominating the scene isawonder of the world, the Great Pyramid, tomb of Cheops, which has been estimated to contain enough stone to build dwellings for 120,000 persons. Over itsshoulder peers the Second Pyramid, which still wears part of the limestone covering that once protected these mighty monuments. The Third Pyramid isout of sight behind its huge comrades.