Nebamun Hunting in the Marshes
Thebes, Egypt Late 18th Dynasty, around 1350 BC Fowling in the marshes Nebamun is shown hunting birds, in a small...
The Nile Delta as seen from orbit.
The Land of Punt is described in ancient Egyptian texts as "the land of the gods" and a region rich...
Taking Care of Business (on the Nile)
In today's episode we're going to look at the evidence of heavy-transport shipping throughout Egypt's history. Their...
The Complete Cities of Ancient Egypt
The Complete Cities of Ancient Egypt, by Dr. Steven Snape, instructor of Egyptian Archaeology at the University of Liverpool...
The History of Egypt - The Nile
An introduction to Dr. Neiman's lecture on Egypt and the Amarna age. In this segment Dr. Neiman discusses how the physical...
The Nile: Where Egypt Began
None of the achievements of the remarkable ancient Egyptian civilization would have been possible without the Nile River...
The Pyramids of Meroe
Aerial view of the pyramids at Meroe, Republic of Sudan, 2001.
The River Nile Homepage
The Story of the Nile
Throughout antiquity, Egypt's standing relied on its agricultural wealth and, therefore, on the Nile. Agriculture had...