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Researchers find hundreds ancient coins

Researchers find hundreds ancient coins

Egypt Bronze coins, the researchers found 383 ancient coins in the oasis.   Rich pickings for archaeologists in Egypt: The excavators are thrust into an oasis on numerous coins from pre-Christian times. Among the treasures are also stunning jewelry pieces. Cairo – Egyptian archaeologists have found an oasis south of Cairo, numerous coins from pre-Christian times. When the excavation at […]

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HISTORY OF EGYPT

HISTORY OF EGYPT    Assyrians, Persians and a Greek: 663-332 BC From the 7th century BC the middle east is controlled by a succession of powerful empires – Assyrian, Babylonian, Persian, Greek and Roman. Each, with the exception of Babylon, conquers Egypt. The long centuries of powerful native dynasties are now conclusively over. The first intruders, the Assyrians, rule with […]

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