Cover image for Ancient Egypt : great peoples of the past
Title:
Ancient Egypt : great peoples of the past
Author:
National Geographic Maps (Firm)
Publication Information:
Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Society, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
1 map : color ; 69 x 27 cm., on sheet 69 x 52 cm., folded to 13 x 20 cm.
General Note:
Relief shown by shading.

Shows archaeological sites, oases, fertile lands, etc.

"Supplement to National Geographic Magazine, April 2001."

"Washington, D.C., April 2001."

Ancillary maps with descriptions: Circa 4500-3100 B.C., Early Egypt, two lands become one -- Circa 2575-2150 B.C., The pyramid builders, Old Kingdom Egypt -- Circa 1975-1640 B.C., Peace, prosperity, and foreign influence, Middle Kingdom Egypt -- Circa 1539-1075 B.C., The age of empire, New Kingdom Egypt.

Includes text, dynastic timeline, geographical and historical notes, 4 ancillary maps with text and col. ill., and col. ill.

Perspective drawing of an Egyptian temple complex, text, notes, ancillary map of the Thebes region showing the Thebes Necropolis area and Luxor, and historical timeline with col. ill. on verso.
Language:
English
Contents:
1. Circa 4500-3100 B.C., Early Egypt, two lands become one -- 2. Circa 2575-2150 B.C., The pyramid builders, Old Kingdom Egypt -- 3. Circa 1975-1640 B.C., Peace, prosperity, and foreign influence, Middle Kingdom Egypt -- 4. Circa 1539-1075 B.C., The age of empire, New Kingdom Egypt.
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Map