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When was the New Kingdom? Ancient Egypt

By |2018-05-08T15:37:31+00:00June 15th, 2017|Africa, Egypt, History|

New Kingdom Egypt: The pharaoh Hatshepsut Ahmose starts the 18th Dynasty With the reunification of Egypt by the southerner Ahmose (Kamose died before it was united) and the expulsion of the Hyksos, Egypt was rich again starting about 1500 BC, under the 18th dynasty pharaohs. (Egyptians started counting a new dynasty whenever the [...]

Pharaoh – Egyptian King or Queen – Government in ancient Egypt

By |2018-11-19T07:42:09+00:00June 14th, 2017|Africa, Egypt, Government|

Amenemhet III, Egyptian pharaoh (Egyptian king) Pharaoh: an Egyptian king or queen The Egyptian Pharaoh (FARE-oh) owned all of Egypt, and everything in it: all the land, all the tools, all the animals, and all the people. He or she could tell anybody what to do, and they would have to do it. [...]