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By Jon White (ed.)

Step again in time and stroll the banks of the River Nile to benefit what made this society the most strong historic civilisations in heritage. Meet essentially the most iconic pharaohs, travel the awe-inspiring landmarks raised of their honour, establish the non secular tenets that dictated way of life or even discover ways to learn the hieroglyphs!

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He summoned she so strongly believed was did not abandon Cleopatra and Ptolemy to appear hers to rule, Cleopatra escaped her ambitions, but before him. This was easy for to Syria with a small band of set about building Ptolemy who swiftly journeyed loyal supporters. Fuelled by to Alexandria, but Cleopatra outrage at her brother, and even the army she would would have to use all her more so at the advisors who need to reclaim her cunning just to make it into the had crafted him into a vicious throne city alive.

323 BCE O Conquest of Egypt After taking Gaza, the great city of the Philistines, Alexander marches unopposed into Egypt, whose satrap offers a quick surrender. Alexander, now lord of Egypt, Phoenicia and Syria, then marches on the Persian heartlands. 332 BCE O Battle of Gaugamela O Legend of the Branchidae Darius had been granted 18 massacre months to raise a new army Though widely dismissed as untrue, after Issus and his mighty this massacre stands as one of the force opposes Alexander most lurid chapters in the Alexander at Gaugamela.

Nature, Cleopatra pushed her brother-husband A husband & two lovers Ptolemy XIII Theos Philopator Macedonian, 62-47 BCE How did they get together? The marriage between Ptolemy and his sister was arranged, as was the tradition with Egyptian royalty. Was it true love? Considering their joint rule erupted into a brutal civil war, we can assume there was little love lost between the siblings. There is no evidence they consummated their marriage. How did it end? Ptolemy was forced to flee Alexandria when the forces of Caesar and his sister-wife Cleopatra claimed victory.

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