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The river originates in the north of East Africa and flows throughout the length of what are now Sudan and Egypt. A vast ensemble of temples was built near Napata, in the Gebel Barkal. Were the Anunnaki able to extend their lives as the relief seems to indicate with the help of their chariot of the Gods? This passport gives students a chance to reflect on all they have learned. The Hyksos had been caught off guard, but weren’t much worse off.

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