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Report on the Egyptian provinces of the Sûdan, Red Sea, and Equator

Report on the Egyptian provinces of the Sûdan, Red Sea, and Equator

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Published by H.M.S.O in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sudan -- Description and travel.,
  • Ethiopia -- Description and travel -- To 1900.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled in the Intelligence Branch,Quartermaster-general"s Department, Horse Guards, War Office.
    ContributionsGreat Britain. War Office. Intelligence Division.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination275 p. ;
    Number of Pages275
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19779799M

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    In Egypt, the Ayyubids seized power after the fall of the Fatimids; the Mameluke state was founded in Egypt in the 13th century. In the early 16th century Egypt was conquered by the Ottoman Empire, which somewhat later came to include Libya, Algeria, and Tunisia. The conquest of Egypt by the Arabs separated Nubia from the Mediterranean ://+of+Africa.   The result of these searches and discoveries was to show clearly that this ancient civilisation had sprung from two original sources, the one in the valley of the Nile, the other in x Chaldæa. The latter was the less ancient of the two, and was considerably nearer our own time than the epoch which witnessed the commencement of the long series of Egyptian dynasties by the reign of

    Aethiopia, as a generic or ethnic designation, comprises the inhabitants of Africa who dwelt between the equator, the Red Sea, and the Atlantic, for Strabo speaks of Hesperian Aethiopians S. of the Pharusii and Mauri, and Herodotus () describes them as occupying the whole of South Libya. The name Aethiopians is probably Semitic, and if ?doc=Perseus:textid=aethiopia-geo. The area under study is bounded by a line joining the following three geographical coordinates, 41°45'56"N 9°43'05"E; 42°22'51"N 11°25'50"E; 44°02'34"N 10°01'10"E, and includes the islands


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