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Their calendar was adopted by the Roman Empire and became the calendar we use today. A race of different descent and color settled among them and lifted them to civilization. However, King Zoser's architect Imhotep placed a number of mastabas of decreasing size one on top of the other to make the world's first pyramid. We do not know much about this because the surviving texts do not address the topic. I will never give away, trade or sell your email address.

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