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A living book makes history come alive and draws our kids back to that time period. Sargon brought many of his own Akkadian gods into Sumer with his armies. • History covers a period between 3100 BP to 322 • Egypt means- Gift of the Nile • Civilization based on the Nile River (Greek – Nelios)- River Valley • Upper Egypt (Nile Valley) occupied settled people between 3100- 1000BCE • 1250 BCE Lower Egypt (Nubia) & upper Egypt were rearing & grinding wild grains • Between 510 – 400 BCE -Sheep, goats, pigs & cereals • Upper Egypt (Nile Valley) occupied settled people between 3100- 1000BCE • Settlement concentrated along the Nile: – Gave unity – Transport & communication – Source of flesh water – Filled marshes, shallow lakes & canals, papyrus paper (writing) – Home for birds & animals • Nile Valley towards the delta fertile triangular area at the mouth of the Nile • Self sufficiency of Egypt: Egypt possessed enormous quantities of stones, which served as raw materials for: – architecture & sculpture – Clay-pottery – Gold- Jewellary & ornaments • Geographical location- Egypt was closed to the outside: – To West of the Nile Valley- Desert (Nubian Desert) – South-Cataracts of Nile discouraged penetration – Opening-Only Mediterranean sea were rearing & grinding wild grains • Between 510 – 400 BCE agricultural practices begun to be adopted– Sheep, goats, pigs & cereals • Village grew to become little towns & attracted more people e.g..

Pages: 160

Publisher: CICO Books; F First Edition edition (March 1, 2003)

ISBN: 1903116600

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