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Ancient Egypt and Nubia
The history and culture of these mysterious ancient kingdoms.
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This isn't where you think it is ... The Other Ancient Pyramids of Northern Africa

This isn't where you think it is ... The Other Ancient Pyramids of Northern Africa | Ancient Egypt and Nubia | Scoop.it
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During Egypt's 25th dynasty (760BC until 656BC), Meroe, now located in Sudan, was the capital of the Kingdom of Kush, ruled by Nubian kings who had conquered Egypt.

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Sudan’s heritage: The story of Khartoum

Sudan’s heritage: The story of Khartoum | Ancient Egypt and Nubia | Scoop.it
Ahram Online traces the footsteps of Egyptian and Sudanese history in the capital
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A walk among Sudan’s Nubian pyramids - Ancient Egypt - Heritage - Ahram Online

A walk among Sudan’s Nubian pyramids - Ancient Egypt - Heritage - Ahram Online | Ancient Egypt and Nubia | Scoop.it
Does Sudan have more pyramids than Egypt? In this series, we explore the splendours of the ancient Kingdom of Kush and the legacy it left behind in the land of the Black Pharaohs
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This article was again comparing the two regions of Sudan and Egypt. I liked how this article divides the regions of the Kushite Kingdom. I was fascinated at the Island of Menroe and its cemeteries and pyramids. 

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Nubian languages explained. Ethnologue: Languages of the World

Nubian languages explained. Ethnologue: Languages of the World | Ancient Egypt and Nubia | Scoop.it
Listing of language information for Nobiin

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Sudan’s Nubian pyramids: Gebel Barkal and Napata - Ancient Egypt - Heritage - Ahram Online

Sudan’s Nubian pyramids: Gebel Barkal and Napata - Ancient Egypt - Heritage - Ahram Online | Ancient Egypt and Nubia | Scoop.it

Long before the Greeks, the Ancient Egyptians had their own version of Mount Olympus, but it was neither located in Greece nor Egypt. Named Gebel Barkal, the holy mountain in Sudan served as the place where the god Amon lived.

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