HIST103 Lecture 2: Egypt Civilization

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Lecture 3
Egypt Civilization
Egypt Civilization
I. Ancient Europe
a. Settled along Nile
b. Protected by deserts to the East and West
c. Allowed transportation and silt
II. Archaic Period (c.3000-2700 BCE)
a. Pre-unification
b. Cobra=lower Egypt vulture= north
c. United under a King in Memphis
III. Old Kingdom/ Pyramid Age (2700-2150 BCE)
a. King Narmer
b. Pharaohs = Kings
i. Bureaucratic system
ii. Headed by prime minister
iii. Appointed by prime minister
iv. Appointed Noms to rule providences
v. Noars = No’s offiials
c. Social Class
i. Nobles commoners serfs
1. Noble was hereditary based on behavior
2. Commoners = artisans & merchants
3. Surfs = controlled by someone else
a. Grew grain, milk, wheat, alcohol
d. Jobs
i. Votives = make objects
ii. Farmers grow copious amounts of wheat
e. Tomb building
i. More concerned with after life
ii. Home of underground structures
iii. Pharaoh’s so oered ith to uildig the eglet politial
responsibilities
1. Cetral go’t eakes
IV. Middle Kingdom (2050 1750 BCE)
a. Stress irrigation
b. Invaded
V. New Kingdom/ Egyptian Empire (1600 1100 BCE)
a. Regain independence from Iskos
b. Weapons
i. Bronze arms, chariots
c. Expanded borders
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