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Presumably, a good bow-man never manned the prow without one of these lifesavers. From this vantage point far out in the Western Desert, Khufu's pyramid completely disappears behind those of his son and grandson. The Mesopotamians followed the Code of Hammurabi, a law system. Earlier in history, Neolithic (late Stone Age) people thrived in the Nile Valley. The flowering of the Olmec Civilization occurred between 1500 B. In 1353 BCE the pharaoh Amenhotep IV succeeded to the throne and, shortly after, changed his name to Akhenaten (`living spirit of Aten’) to reflect his belief in a single god, Aten.

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