The Kingdom of Kush: The Napatan and Meroitic Empires

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Markus Wiener, 1998 - History - 240 pages
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When Rome was a small village, and the Greek city-states held sway over minuscule territories, the Kushites ruled an empire stretching from central Sudan to the borders of Palestine. During the eighth and seventh centuries B.C., its rulers controlled Egypt as Pharaohs of the Twenty-Fifth Dynasty. Extensive remains of pyramids, settlements, and temples can still be seen, yet the early development and much of the later history of the kingdom is obscure.

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User Review  - Omowale Jabali - Goodreads

This book was interesting. It made me look deeper into the history of my ancestors from Kush. It helped me to further understand how long our people in Nubia/Sudan have been under siege by waves of ... Read full review

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