History of Egypt, Part 4 by Gaston Maspero

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  • Africa,
  • African history,
  • Middle East - Egypt,
  • History - General History

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ContributionsA. H. Sayce (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages420
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Open LibraryOL8058108M
ISBN 100766135063
ISBN 109780766135062

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For almost 30 centuries—from its unification around B.C. to its conquest by Alexander the Great in B.C.—ancient Egypt was the preeminent civilization.

The first three chapters deal with the Arab conquest, the age of the mamluks and Egypt's incorporation into the Ottoman Empire, while the later part of the book examines the early development of the modern state under Muhammad Ali, the liberal experiment afterthe Nasser years and the legacy Nasser bequeathed to his successors, Sadat and /5(3).

The history of ancient Egypt spans the period from the early prehistoric settlements of the northern Nile valley to the Roman conquest of Egypt in 30 BC.

The pharaonic period, the period in which Egypt was ruled by a pharaoh, is dated from the 32nd century BC, when Upper and Lower Egypt were unified, until the country fell under Macedonian rule in BC.

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