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Egyptians, Sumerians, Mohenjo-daroans, Harappans, and Cretans, Elamites, and Nubians, were literate 3,000 years, 4,000 years, who knows how many thousands of years, before the world ever heard of Greeks or Romans. Hatchepsout was the first Great wife (of Thutmose II) to receive this latter title. Rome stole from Greece when it came to culture, architecture, and even land. The upper and lower eyelids were painted with the black cosmetic that extended in a line out to the sides of the face.

Pages: 160

Publisher: Scholastic (February 2, 2012)

ISBN: 140712966X

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