By Jason Thompson
No country's prior can fit Egypt's in antiquity, richness, and diversity. in spite of the fact that, it's infrequently provided as a entire landscape simply because students are likely to divide it into particular eras—prehistoric, pharaonic, Greco-Roman, Coptic, medieval Islamic, Ottoman, and modern—that are usually not frequently studied relating to each other. during this daringly formidable undertaking, drawing at the most present scholarship in addition to his personal study, Thompson makes the case that few if the other nations have as many threads of continuity working via their whole old adventure. With its unparalleled scope and vigorous and readable sort, A background of Egypt offers scholars, tourists, and normal readers alike an enticing narrative of the terribly lengthy process human background via the Nile.
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