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If the boy came from a wealthy family then he had the advantage of being taught in school; if the boy was poor then he had to help tithe the men's jobs in the fields or whatever occupation his father held. I receive a lot of emails and cannot promise that I will respond. The civilisation started c. 3200 BC when king Menes formed a dynastic kingdom by uniting northern and southern Egypt. They had strong religious beliefs as well as an organized class system, politics, achievements and inventions, incredible leaders, and the rights for women that no other society had at the time.

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Publisher: The American University in Cairo Press; New edition (May 1, 2016)

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