Literature (from the Latin Littera meaning 'letters’ and referring to an acquaintance with the written word...
Love, Sex, and Marriage in Ancient Egypt
Although marriages in ancient Egypt were arranged for communal stability and personal advancement, there is ample evidence...
Magic in Ancient Egypt
In ancient Egypt, if a woman were having difficulty conceiving a child, she might spend an evening in a Bes Chamber (also...
Map of Ancient Egypt
Map of Mesopotamia, c. 1400 BCE
This is a map of Mesopotamia showing the dominant kingdoms of Egypt, Mitanni, Hatti, and Kassite Babylonia.
Map of the ancient Near East during the Amarna Period
Map of the ancient Near East during the Amarna Period, showing the great powers of the period: Egypt (green), Hatti (yellow...
Map of the New Kingdom of Egypt, 1450 BC
A map showing the maximum territorial extent of the New Kingdom of Egypt, ca. 1450 BC.
Map of the Third Intermediate Period
A map showing the political divisions in ancient Egypt during the Third intermediate Period, about 730 BC. The rulers...
Meanwhile, In Egypt…
Thanks for tuning in to this fifth episode of the Maritime History Podcast, our first episode to zoom in on ancient Egypt...
Memphis (Ancient Egypt)
Memphis was one of the oldest and most important cities in ancient Egypt, located at the entrance to the Nile River Valley...