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It is expected to add an additional US $30 billion to African economies. The measure is connected to a recently-adopted anti-terrorism law. Miṣr in Arabic also means "a country" or "a state" or "frontier-land". The Kings now wore the crown of the double cobra - signifying the unity of both Egypt and Nubia (15). It is not surprising, therefore, that insofar as few grandiose monuments or rich royal accouterments were gathered from the period of the tenure of the Semitic chiefs, that the modern plunderers were prone to blithely pronounce that nothing of value was contributed by them, and that, perforce, Egyptian civilization suffered a decline.

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Publisher: Manchester Univ Pr (March 1996)

ISBN: 0719045800

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