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Ancient Civilizations & Empires: EGYPT

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Lectures, History/Genealogy

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In this second of a six-part series, learn about the early prehistoric settlements of the northern Nile valley. Ancient Egyptian architecture and architectural motifs will be discussed. From the evolution of the pyramids to King Tut’s Tomb in the Valley of the Kings, see a fascinating history of Neolithic Egypt and Dynastic Egypt presented by author and assistant professor of architecture, Sheba Akhtar. Later installments in this program series—Indus Valley, Greece, Rome, and Early Christianity—will be offered at George Memorial Library and Sugar Land Branch Library. No registration required.