The ancient Egyptian civilisation began when King Menes founded the first dynasty. Upper and lower Egypt unite.
Egypt ruled by Pharaoh Mentuhctep of Thebes who was strong enough to rule entire Egypt. Great irrigation works and advances in sculpture
Greatest period of Ancient Egypt. The pyramids are built, and the potters wheel is invented
Also known as the great pyramids of Khufu
The sphinx was built for the pharaoh Khafre
Wars occur over who should rule Egypt. No pharaoh is strong enough to rule the land.
Hyksos people invade the Pella area. Fighting occurs over who should rule Egypt.
Hyksos driven out of Egypt by Pharaoh Ahmose of Thebes. Egypt at its strongest. Beautiful temples and colossal statues built
His children were Thutmose II, Hatshepsut, Amenmose, Wadjmose, Nefrubity
Hatshepsut ruled from 1501 to 1483
Father was Thutmose l and sister in Hatshepsut
Herodotus was a Greek historian, he was born in Halicarnassus. Best known for writing the book "The Histories".