A great civilization

River Valleys and Civilization

To the right is a picture of a map of Ancient Egypt. There were important city's and rivers that contributed to their success as a civilization. The rivers helped them with there farming and transportation.

Story of Creation

The Egyptians had many tales about how the world began. According to one legend, it started with an ocean in darkness. Then a mound of dry land rose up and the sun god Re appeared. He created light and all things. Another version has the sun God emerging from a sacred blue lotus that grew out of the mud, while a third version has him appearing as a scarab beetle on the eastern horizon.


Enemies of ancient Egypt are the Hyksos and the hitties.The hysos introduced the chariot and were later banished from Egypt by Ahmose .