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Mesopotamia and Egypt similarities have fascinated historians down the ages as both civilizations were rich in culture and contributed much to the development and enrichment of the civilizations in the east and the west. Predynastic Period - 3400 BC, includes Naqada and other sites excavated by Flinders Petrie and others, who found objects like the one at right, indicative of a highly developed civilization. This was especially true during the rule of Akhenaten when a style called Amarna Art was popular.

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Publisher: British Archaeological Reports (December 31, 2002)

ISBN: 1841714518

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