Ancient Egypt in Africa (Encounters with Ancient Egypt) (Encounters with Ancient Egypt)

by David O"Connor

Publisher: UCL Press

Written in English
Cover of: Ancient Egypt in Africa (Encounters with Ancient Egypt) (Encounters with Ancient Egypt) | David O
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Subjects:

  • African history: BCE to c 500 CE,
  • Relations,
  • Civilization,
  • Social Science,
  • History - General History,
  • Sociology,
  • Africa,
  • Ancient Egypt,
  • Egypt,
  • Ancient - Egypt,
  • Archaeology,
  • To 332 B.C
  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9839885M
    ISBN 101844720004
    ISBN 109781844720002

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Geographically, Egypt is clearly on the African continent, yet Ancient Egypt is routinely regarded as a non-African cultural form.

The significance of Ancient Egypt for the rest of Africa is a hotly debated issue with complex ramifications. This book considers how Ancient Egypt was dislocated from Africa, drawing on a wide range of sources.

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