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Egypt from Alexander the Great to the Arab conquest

Bell, H. Idris Sir

Egypt from Alexander the Great to the Arab conquest

a study in the diffusion and decay of Hellenism.

by Bell, H. Idris Sir

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Egypt -- History -- Greco-Roman period, 332 B.C.-640 A.D.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesGregynog lectures for 1946
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 168 p. ;
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16492867M


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The Muslim conquest of Egypt by the Arabs took place between and AD and was overseen by the Rashidun ended the long period of Roman and Byzantine rule in Egypt. Byzantine rule in the country had been shaken, as Egypt had been conquered and occupied for a decade by the Sassanid Empire in –, before being recovered by the Byzantine emperor on: Egypt, Libya.

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Written by women from various walks of life, they shed light on critical social aspects of life in Egypt. Alexandria was founded in c. BC by Alexander the Great, king of Macedon and leader of the Greek League of Corinth, during his conquest of the Achaemenid Empire. An Egyptian village named Rhacotis existed at the location and grew into the Egyptian quarter of y: Egypt.

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