During this time of peace and stability, ancient Egypt’s power reached its height. Pharaohs increased trade and had huge monuments built.Some historians call this time the Age of the Pyramids.
2040 BC - 1780 BC
he Middle Kingdom (about 2000 to 1800 B.C.E.) is sometimes called the Period of Reunification because it followed years of chaos and disunity. During this era, Egyptians enjoyed many great achievements in literature, art, and architecture.
1900 b.c.e - 1800 b.c.e.
bad to good made beautiful jewelry.
1550 BC - 1070 BC
is often called Egypt’s Golden Age. During this time of peace and stability, ancient Egypt’s power reached its height. Pharaohs increased trade and had huge monuments built.
fall of Songhai
1473 b.c.e. - 1464 b.c.e.
the same respect shown to a male
fall of mali
first historical records of kush
armies from kush spewed in to egypt
750 AD - 979 AD
The trans-Saharan trade has continued to expand. Through them, Islam has been brought to West Africa, and is spreading amongst the merchant and ruling classes.
North East Africa
979 AD - 1215 AD
A strong Muslim state has developed to the south-east of Ethiopia, based on trading posts from which control over the local population has gradually been achieved.