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Articles on Ancient Egypt - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Resources on ancient Egypt, Egyptian pharaohs, hieroglyphs, pyramids, the Egyptian gods and goddesses, archaeology, art, and the life of the people.
Ancient Egypt Picture Gallery - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Ancient Egypt. ... Giza Pyramids - Michal Charvat. http://egypt.travel-photo. Giza Pyramids. Giza Pyramids. Map of the Nile Delta - Perry-Castaņeda Library ...
Ancient Egypt - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Ancient Egyptian history spans millennia. It was part of the fertile crescent and had contact with Mesopotamia, was conquered by the Greeks under Alexander ...
Colors of Ancient Egypt - African History - About.com
Color (Ancient Egyptian name 'iwen') was considered an integral part of an item's or person's nature in Ancient Egypt, and the term could interchangeably mean ...
Green Colors in Ancient Egypt - African History - About.com
Green (Ancient Egyptian name 'wahdj') was the color of fresh growth, vegetation, new life, and resurrection (the latter along with the color black). The hieroglyph ...
Blue Colors in Ancient Egypt - African History - About.com
Blue (Ancient Egyptian name 'irtyu') was the color of the heavens, the dominion of the gods, as well as the color of water, the yearly inundation, and the primeval ...
Yellow Colors in Ancient Egypt - African History - About.com
Yellow (Ancient Egyptian name 'khenet') was the color of women's skin, as well as the skin of people who lived near the Mediterranean - Libyans, Bedouin, ...
Black and White Colors in Ancient Egypt - African History - About.com
Black (Ancient Egyptian name 'kem') was the color of the life-giving silt left by the Nile inundation, which gave rise to the Ancient Egyptian name for the country: ...
Ancient Egypt: Birthplace of Modern Calendar - African History
Ancient Egypt was run according to three different calendars. The first was a lunar calendar based on 12 lunar months, each of which began on the first day in ...
Color Technology in Ancient Egypt - African History - About.com
Today we consider chemistry to be a science, but its roots, back in Ancient Egypt, lie in art and the creation of synthetic pigments.