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Ancient Egyptians

Ancient Egyptians - Egyptian History and Civilization
A comprehensive illustrated guide to Egyptian History. Discover fascinating facts and information about Egyptian History form the Predynastic era which began 5000 years ago and the civilization and Egyptian history of the golden years of the Old Kingdom, the Middle Kingdom and the New Kingdom. History timelines of Egyptian history and the great dynasties of Egypt led by Pharaohs such as Ramses, Tutankhamun, Queen Hatshepsut, Seti I and the legendary Cleopatra all of whom played major roles in ancient Egyptian history and its civilization.

Ancient Egyptian History and Civilization
Discover the history, culture and civilization of ancient Egypt and Egyptian History. The civilization and history of Egypt and the ancient Egyptians was one of the earliest in the history of the world. The civilization and history of ancient Egypt was marked by their society that reached an advanced stage of social and technological development and organization. 

Egyptian History and Civilization
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Ancient Egyptian History and Civilization

Early Dynastic PeriodThe Old KingdomAncient Egyptian History
Egyptian Late PeriodThe Middle KingdomThe New Kingdom
Intermediate PeriodsAncient Egyptian EmpireKings of Ancient Egypt
Ancient Egyptian TimelineAncient Egyptian CivilizationThe Queens of Ancient Egypt
Facts about Egypt History18th Dynasty Pharaohs & EventsModern History of Egypt
The Palermo StoneThe Narmer PaletteHistory of Hieroglyphs
The Hyksos Foreign RulersFacts & Info about the Rosetta StoneJean-Francois Champollion
   

Ancient Egyptian History and Civilization - The Royal Dynasties

 Ancient Egyptian Dynasties 
First Dynasty of KingsSecond Dynasty of KingsThird Dynasty of Kings
Fourth Dynasty - Age of PyamidsFifth Dynasty of Sun KingsSixth Dynasty of Kings
Seventh Dynasty of KingsEighth Dynasty of KingsNinth Dynasty of Kings
Tenth Herakleopolis DynastyEleventh Dynasty of KingsTwelfth Dynasty of Kings
Thirteenth Dynasty of KingsFourteenth Dynasty of KingsFifteenth Dynasty of Hyksos Kings
Sixteenth Dynasty of Hyksos KingsSeventeenth Dynasty of HyksosEighteenth Dynasty
Nineteenth DynastyTwentieth Dynasty of KingsTwenty-first Dynasty of Thebes & Priests
Twenty-second Libyan DynastyTwenty-third Dynasty of Libya & ThebesTwenty-fourth Dynasty of City States
Twenty-fifth Nubian DynastyTwenty-sixth Saite DynastyTwenty-seventh Dynasty of Persians
Twenty-eighth Dynasty of 1 kingTwenty-ninth Mendes DynastyThirtieth Dynasty of Kings
 Thirty-first Persian Dynasty of Kings 

Egyptian History and Civilization
The remarkable history and achievements of the ancient Egyptians was attained through the education of the ancient Egyptian people to achieve a high standard of behaviour which was only rivalled at the time by the ancient civilization of the Sumerians, in Mesopotamia which was located in in present-day Iraq. The long lifespan of the ancient Egyptian civilization and history lasted for thousands of years from its early history c. 5500 BC until 30 AD when its ancient civilization fell into decline when it was conquered by the Romans and then became part of the Byzantine Empire and then the Islamic Empire. Following the history of Predynastic Egypt 5550 BC - 3050 BC Ancient Egyptian history fell into distinct periods:

The three distinct periods in ancient Egyptian history and Civilization were separated by Intermediate Periods when Egypt was weak and divided all of which are detailed in the Egyptian History Timeline. This section on Egyptian History is accompanied by pictures and fact sheets or fact files making the study of the Ancient Egyptians easy and informative. Kids and students will enjoy the learning process and demonstrate a high level of understanding of Egyptian History and Civilization following research on this site.
 

Ancient Egyptian Time Periods

Anubis


Anubis

 

The Ancient Egyptians

 

Ancient Egyptian History and Civilization
The Ancient Egyptian History section provides a unique overview of the major time periods spanning over 3000 years of ancient Egyptian history and civilization. Discover interesting information and facts about the events of the Early Dynastic Period 3100 - 2686 BCE, the Old Kingdom 2686 - 2181 BCE, the Middle Kingdom 2134 - 1782 BCE, the New Kingdom 1550 -1069 BCE, the Late Period 664 - 332 BCE and the history period of Ptolemaic Egypt 332 - 30 BCE. The fact sheets on each of the periods in ancient Egyptian history provide an easy to follow overview of the civilization and history of ancient Egypt.

Egyptian History and Civilization - Early Dynastic Period
The early dynastic period in ancient Egyptian history and civilization provides facts about the Kings and Pharaohs of the first and second dynasties who ruled during the Early Dynastic time period and the religious beliefs and culture of the early Egyptians ruled by King Narmer (also refer to
Menes). The Early Dynastic Period marked huge changes in the cultural, religious and political evolution of ancient Egypt.

Egyptian History and Civilization - The Old Kingdom, the "Age of the Pyramids"
The period of the Old Kingdom in ancient Egyptian history and civilization provides facts about the great pyramid builders. Facts about the names of the kings and pharaohs including King Djoser, who built the step pyramid at Saqqara and the
Great Pyramid of Cheops at Giza. Learn about the Kings and Pharaohs of the 3rd to the 6th dynasties who ruled during the Old Kingdom time period with absolute power and 'divine rule'.

All the Giza Pyramids

All of the Giza Pyramids

 

Egyptian History and Civilization

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Egyptian History and civilization

The people, places, culture, history and civilization of ancient Egypt

Facts and information about the history for schools, research and kids

Egyptian History and Civilization for kids and schools

Egyptian History and Civilization

History and Civilization of ancient Egypt

 

Egyptian History and Civilization - The Middle Kingdom
Power struggles dominated the history of Egyptian civilization in the period known as the Middle Kingdom. The period of the Middle Kingdom in ancient Egyptian history and civilization provides facts about the names of the kings and pharaohs of the 11th and 12th dynasties of the Middle Kingdom and the rise and decline of the Nomarchs. The period of the Middle Kingdom was followed by the 2nd Intermediate period that led to conquest by the Hyksos, the "foreign rulers" who introduced the horse and the chariot to ancient Egypt.

Egyptian History and Civilization - The New Kingdom
The period of the New Kingdom in ancient Egyptian history and civilization provides interesting information and facts about the names of the famous kings and pharaohs of the 18th, 19th and 20th dynasties of the Middle Kingdom. The 18th dynasty pharaohs included Tutankhamen, Akhenaten and Hatshepsut. The 18th dynasty kings and pharaohs included Pharaoh Seti I and Pharoah Ramses the Great, believed to be the Pharaohs who opposed Moses in the Bible. Facts about Akhenaten, the 'heretic king' who instigated the religious revolution based at Armana. During the historical period of the New Kingdom rulers stopped building pyramids and were buried in tombs hidden in the Valley of the Kings in western Thebes.

Abu Simbel

Egyptian History and Civilization
Learning about the ancient Egyptians and Egyptian History and civilization inspires everyone to visit historical sites and undertake Egypt Travel and Tours to experience the wonders of this magical land at first hand. Many people choose to experience a tour of Egypt on a Nile Cruise stopping at the famous destinations and sites of Egypt such as the Pyramids of Giza and the Great Sphinx. There are cheap flights to Egypt and a choice of different hotels or take a leisurely vacation on a Nile cruise. Take a cheap flight and stay at great hotels or join a Nile cruise to visit Egypt. The information and facts about Egyptian History and Civilization will provide with a great insight into Egypt and the legacy of the ancient Egyptians. Enjoy a great vacation or holiday with Egypt travel, tours and Nile cruises visiting the Land of the Pharaohs.

Egyptian History and Civilization

 

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