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MAES Study Day 21/03/15: 'The Power Behind the Throne' - Key Personalities in Ancient Egyptian History

Manchester Ancient Egypt Society present their annual study day:

The Power Behind the Throne: Key Personalities in Ancient Egyptian History

Dr. Campbell Price, Colin Reader and Sarah Griffiths explore who really pulled the strings in the ancient Egyptian court, from the Old Kingdom through to the end of the Late Period. 200 more words

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Forgotten Figures: Imhotep

No, this Imhotep is not the priest from The Mummy (1999).  Imhotep was an ancient Egyptian man who took a simple enough idea that had developed over the centuries and turned it up a notch to create what was then the world’s largest stone building.  1,820 more words


Civilisation 1: Imhotep

Welcome to the ‘Civilisation’ blog series. This is my attempt to categorise some of history’s most famous (and infamous) names. Sometimes it’s serious and sometimes it’s silly. 473 more words

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The Mummy

The Mummy (1999)

Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy

This is an action packed full of comedy film that is set in Ancient Egypt. Well it has the majority of its links there as the film is really more set around 1920. 125 more words