14 Fun Facts About the Sphinx: A 15-Minute Book by Caitlind L. Alexander
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts.
Approx. 2,670 words.
Published on February 18, 2012 by
Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Ancient.
The Great Sphinx of Giza is one of the most recognized statues in the world. It is also one of the largest! The statue is about 240 feet (73 meters) long and 20 feet (six meters) wide. It stands 65 feet (19.8 meters) tall.
Many mysteries still surround the sphinx. How much do you know about this massive monument?