Herodotus the fifth century BC historian wrote about Egypt that: “nowhere are there so many marvellous things...nor in the world besides are to be seen so many things of unspeakable greatness.”
In fact very little have changed since then. The great pyramids of Giza, the river Nile, Alexandria, the Sphinx, and Luxor - Egypt’s scope is glorious.
It's not just the Pharaonic monuments that have drawn travellers to this country since long before the birth of Christ - it's the legacy of the Greeks, Romans, and early Christians, and the profusion of art and architecture accumulated from centuries of successive Islamic dynasties.
Today’s Egypt boosts so many great wonders, old and new for travellers and tourists, unequalled in any other destination in the world.
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Nowhere but in Egypt are there so many marvellous things, nor in the world besides are to be seen so many things of unspeakable greatness, Said Herodotus
Ancient Egypt Art was powerful and mature, superior to that of any modern nation, and equaled only by that of Greece.
Ancient Egypt History - The Old Kingdom - The Middle Kingdom, The Empire!, The Herteic King, The decline and Fall
A Tour to Ancient Egypt In the Delta, Alexandria, The Nile, The Pyramids and The Sphinx and up StreamMemphis,The masterpiece of Queen Hatshepsut,The
Ancient Egypt Religion - For beneath and above everything, Egypt was religion. Osiris, Isis, Horus, Minor deities,The priests, Immortality,The "Book of the Dead",Magic, Corruption!
Ancient Egypt Literature Texts and libraries The Egyptian Sinbad The Story of Sinuhe
Herodotus describes the Life in Ancient Egypt optimistically as he found them about 50 B.C. Enjoy this wealth of Information!
Egypt Civilization passed down to become part of the cultural heritage of mankind. The effect or remembrance of what Egypt accomplished at the very dawn of history has influence in every nation.
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Probably a majority of the Ancient Egypt Agriculture laborers in the field were moderately content, accepting their poverty patiently.
Khafre, "Chephren" Second Pyramid Builder
Khufu, "Cheops" First Pyramid Builder
Cairo is the largest African city and certainly Paris of the MiddleEast The Egypt capital now extends on either side of the Nile,
The government of the Pharaohs resembled that of Napoleon, even to the royal incest. Very often the king married his own sister, occasionally his own daughter.
Queen Cleopatra of Egypt, left us such convincing proofs of her charms, for the tide of Rome's destiny, and, therefore, that of the world, turned aside because of her beauty and seductive power.
The first real person in known history is not a conqueror or a king but an artist and a scientist — Imhotep, physician, architect, Pyramid Builder and chief adviser of King Zoser ca. 3150 B.C.
The population along the river was divided into "nomes," in each of which the inhabitants were essentially of one stock
In Egypt literature history Formal letters legal documents, historical narratives, magic formulas, laborious hymns, book: of devotion, songs of love and war, romantic novelettes everything is present
Short stories are diverse and plentiful in the fragments that have come down to us of Egyptian literature.
Another tale recounts the adventures of Sinuhe, a public official who flees from Egypt at the death of Amenemhet I
Most of the literature that survives from ancient Egypt libraries is written in hieratic script.
It is likely that this high status of woman arose from the mildly matriirchal character of Egyptian society. Not only was woman full mistress
There is nothing finer in the history of Ancient Egypt sculpture than the diorite statue of Khafre in the Cairo Museum; as ancient to Praxiteles as Praxiteles to us.
Ancient Egypt Architecture was the noblest of the ancient arts, because it combined in imposing form mass and duration, beauty and use. It began humbly in the adornment of tombs