Alexander Helios (40 BCE – c. late 1st century BCE) was a...
Alexandria is a port city located on the Mediterranean Sea in northern...
Augustus Caesar (27 BCE – 14 CE) was the name of the first...
Ptolemy XV Caesar “Theos Philopator Philometor” (“the...
Gaius Julius Caesar was born 12 July 100 BCE (though some cite...
The Ptolemaic dynasty controlled Egypt for almost three centuries...
Ptolemy XIII Theos Philopator
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The rich lands of Egypt became the property of Rome after the death...
Cleopatra & Antony
Regarded by the Romans as “fatale monstrum”- a fatal...
Great Female Rulers of Ancient Egypt
Women in ancient Egypt had more rights than in any other ancient...
Women in Ancient Egypt
One of the central values of ancient Egyptian civilization, arguably...
Women in Egypt -- how the status of women in Egypt changed during the Ptolemaic Period
In chapter 18 of Hellenistic Egypt (2007, pp. 240-253...