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Ancient Egypt Maps

By Egyking
Arab Republic of Egypt today has a great history. Egyptian civilization flourished for over 3,000 years, from about 3300 BC to 30 BC. The term Egypt in reality refers to areas where the ancient Egyptians lived in the valley and delta of the Nile.It is a country mainly in the north-eastern corner of Africa, with the Sinai Peninsula forming a land bridge in Southeast Asia.

Ancient Egypt Maps

Ancient Egypt Maps


Ancient Egypt Maps

Ancient Egypt Maps

Ancient Egypt Maps

Ancient Egypt Maps

Egypt is thus a transcontinental country, and a major power in the Islamic world. Covering an area of ​​about 1.01 million km square, Egypt is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the north, the Gaza Strip and Israel to the north, the Red Sea to the east, Sudan to the south and Libya the west.Due to the peculiarity of his position, he plays an important role in transport and trade between the three huge continents, Asia, Africa and Europe.
The Nile, which was the subject of ancient Egyptian civilization, comes in the highlands of East Africa and flows northward along the entire length of what is now Sudan and Egypt. Without such a river like the Nile, there would not have such a great culture and civilization.Ancient Egypt was called because of the "black earth" black earth left by the floodwaters of the Nile. Egyptian agriculture was to a large extent dependent on this river.
He gave the Egyptians a perfect fertile land for agriculture. Three seasons, the flood season, the growing season and the harvest season were significant three seasons in which Egyptian agriculture was based.Nile has been a blessing for the Egyptian community. Therefore, the development of the Egyptian community was necessitated by the location of the Nile, the longest river in the world.
A unified kingdom was founded circa 3150 BC by King Menes. The first intermediate or the Old Kingdom, Second Intermediate Period, Third Intermediate Period and the Late Period are important in the study of the history of ancient Egypt.

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