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Periods

Kerma Period

2,500 BCE - 800 BCE

Egypt Invades Nubia

1550 BCE

Kingdom of Kush regains independence from Egypt

1200 BCE

Napata/Kush Period

800 BCE - 600 BCE

Assyrians attack Nubia

600 BCE

Forced the Nubians to move southward to Meroe, initiating the Meroe Period

Meroe Period

600 BCE - 250

Three smaller kingdoms of Nubia are formed

250 - 350
  1. Maris/Nobatia (to the north)
  2. Makuria (to the south)
  3. Aiwa/Alodida (to the west)

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