“Built with limestone and a complex organization of the workforce, the pyramids representing Ancient Egypt are a tribute to the pharaohs' immense power.”
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Talks about the division of Egypt into two kingdoms: the northern kingdom, also called Lower Egypt, which included the Nile delta and the land from present-day Cairo to the sea; and the southern kingdom, or Upper Egypt, which covered the area south of Cairo to Aswan. The legendary king Menes unified the two kingdoms and inaugurated the beginning ...