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The rise and fall of Egypt's Old Kingdom

The Old Kingdom period, which lasted from c. 2600 to c. 2100 BC, is often considered to be the 'Golden Age' in ancient Egyptian history. This was a time when the pharaohs ruled over a prosperous and powerful nation, and made huge strides in terms of art, architecture, and culture...

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    Spectacular pyramids and ruthless pharaohs: The rise and fall of Egypt's Old Kingdom

    Spectacular pyramids and ruthless pharaohs: The rise and fall of Egypt's Old Kingdom

    The Old Kingdom period, which lasted from c. 2600 to c.2100 BC, in ancient Egyptian history is often considered to be the Golden Age. This was a time …

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