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Duncan

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  1. 1. Ancient Egypt’s Pharaohs Ancient Egypt enjoyed 3 very long periods of stability and unity under the rule of pharaohs. They also made great pyramids as burial chambers for themselves.
  2. 2. Pharaoh Khufu the pyramid builder The pharaoh Khufu ruled from about 2551 to 2528 B.C.E during the Old Kingdom period. Khufu began construction on the pyramid as soon as he became a pharaoh The pyramid took more than 20 years to complete
  3. 3. Pharaoh Senusret 1: patron of the arts The ankh was the Egyption symbol of immortality,or eternal life. Senusret’s greatest accomplishments were in religious architecture. Some of the greatest workers in Egyption literature were written during senusret’s reign
  4. 4. Pharaoh Senusret 1: His accomplishments were in religious,architecture. He built and improved many temple shrines, and religious monuments. A chapel is a small temple.
  5. 5. Hatshepsut He actively encouraged trade helped spread eguption influence along the nile and nearby lands in the middle east.
  6. 6. Scribes The Rosetta stone was the Greek language and now thousand of words could be translated.

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