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Egypt in the Eastern Mediterranean during the Old Kingdom

K. Sowada

Egypt in the Eastern Mediterranean during the Old Kingdom

an archaeological perspective

by K. Sowada

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Published by Academic Press, Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht in Fribourg, Göttingen .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [257]-293) and indexes.

StatementKarin N. Sowada ; with a contribution by Peter Grave
SeriesOrbis biblicus et orientalis -- 237, Orbis biblicus et orientalis -- 237.
ContributionsGrave, Peter
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT85 .S68 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 295, [19] p. of plates :
Number of Pages295
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24554563M
ISBN 10372781649X, 3525534558
ISBN 109783727816499, 9783525534557
LC Control Number2010294132
OCLC/WorldCa428025036

Beginning of the New Kingdom. The New Kingdom, which lasted from about BCE, was the last of Egypt's three great kingdoms (the other two were the Old Kingdom and the Middle Kingdom).The. Coordinates. Egypt (/ ˈ iː dʒ ɪ p t / EE-jipt; Arabic: مِصر ‎ Miṣr), officially the Arab Republic of Egypt, is a transcontinental country spanning the northeast corner of Africa and southwest corner of Asia by a land bridge formed by the Sinai is a Mediterranean country bordered by the Gaza Strip and Israel to the northeast, the Gulf of Aqaba and the Red Sea to the Calling code: +

Egypt Under the Old Kingdom: Extending from the foundation of the Kingdom, far back toward the period of the Flood, to the invasion of the Hyksos, or Shepherd Kings, including the Kings of the first fourteen dynasties. During the reign of these Kings, it is supposed, the pyramids were built, and toward the close, Abraham made his visit to Egypt. Archaeologists divide ancient Egypt's history into three big blocks of time. In each block of time, all pharaohs behaved in a certain way. These blocks of time were called kingdoms. Scientists named these blocks the Old Kingdom, the Middle Kingdom, and the New Kingdom. During the time of the Old Kingdom, pharaohs were buried in pyramids. It was.

Even so, Egypt's Old Kingdom (c) was one of the most dynamic periods in the evolution of Egyptian culture. During this period, artists created the images and forms that endured for . Over time, ancient Egypt would be ruled by 30 dynasties over a period of about 2, years. Historians group Egypt’s dynasties into three main eras—the Old Kingdom, the Middle Kingdom, and the New Kingdom. Each kingdom had a long period of strong leadership and safety. Egypt’s Early Rulers The Old Kingdom began in Egypt around B.C.


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