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  Asyut — Infoplease.com
An industrial and trading center and also the seat of a university, it is famed for pottery, carved bone and wood, leatherwork, and silk shawls.
Nearby is the Asyut Barrage, which helps regulate the Nile's flow and impounds water for irrigational use.
Asyut was the ancient Greek city of Lycopolis and later a station of the caravan trade.
www.infoplease.com /ce6/world/A0805149.html   (210 words)

  
  AllRefer.com - Asyut, Egypt (Egyptian Political Geography) - Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
An industrial and trading center and also the seat of a university, it is famed for pottery, carved bone and wood, leatherwork, and silk shawls.
Nearby is the Asyut Barrage, which helps regulate the Nile's flow and impounds water for irrigational use.
Asyut was the ancient Greek city of Lycopolis and later a station of the caravan trade.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/A/Asyut.html   (165 words)

  
 Asyut - Definition, explanation
Asyut is one of the governorates of Egypt.
It is in the south of the country, and covers a stretch of the Nile.
Asyut is also the location of the Lillian Thrasher Orphanage.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/a/as/asyut.php   (170 words)

  
 Asyut, Egypt, Pictures
Asyut, city in central Egypt, capital of Asyut Governorate, on the Nile River.
Asyut is the northern end of the old caravan route across the Libyan Desert.
Asyut is famed for manufacture of red and fl pottery and for artistic ivory and wood carvings.
www.greatestcities.com /Africa/Egypt/Asyut_city.html   (173 words)

  
 asyut   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
Asyut, the largest town in Upper Egypt, is located on the west bank of the Nile and was the capital of the 13th Nome of Upper Egypt.
Eventually Asyut fell under the control of the Thebans as evidenced by the tomb of Keti II, the last of this line of nomarchs.
During the Middle Kingdom, Asyut was especially important as demonstrated by large rock cut tombs of the governors.
www.uwm.edu /Course/egypt/0100/LOCATS/asyut.htm   (262 words)

  
 Asyut. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05
An industrial and trading center and also the seat of a university, it is famed for pottery, carved bone and wood, leatherwork, and silk shawls.
Nearby is the Asyut Barrage, which helps regulate the Nile’s flow and impounds water for irrigational use.
Asyut was the ancient Greek city of Lycopolis and later a station of the caravan trade.
www.bartleby.com /65/as/Asyut.html   (124 words)

  
 Asyut, Egypt
Asyut is one of the governorates of Egypt.
It is in the south of the country, and covers a stretch of the Nile.
Asyut is also the location of the Lillian Thrasher Orphanage.
creekin.net /c3314-n58-asyut-egypt.html   (77 words)

  
 Asyut Dam, Egypt
To the north of Asyut, at the village of El-Walidiya on the west bank of the Nile, rises the imposing Asyut Dam.
Built by a British firm to the design of British engineers in 1898-1902, at the same time as the first Aswan Dam, it serves to regulate the flow of water in the lbrahimiya Canal, which starts here, and to irrigate more than 1,000,000 acres of land in the provinces of Asyut, El-Minya and Beni Suef.
The dam, 40ft/12.5m high and 911yds/833m long, consists of 13 sections, the first of which (at the west end) has three arches and a lock to permit the passage of ships, while the others have nine arches each.
www.planetware.com /asyut/asyut-dam-egy-asyu-asydam.htm   (168 words)

  
 The City of Asyut in Egypt
Asyut is the largest town in Upper Egypt and lies about 234 miles south of Cairo.
Today Asyut is the capital of the Said (Upper Egypt) governorate, has a large Christian community and is the region's most important agricultural center, dealing in cotton and grain.
Besides the ancient attractions near Asyut, there is also Banana Island, which is a nice place to relax.
www.touregypt.net /Asyut.htm   (434 words)

  
 Ancient Asyut (Akhmim) in Egypt   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
It is the oldest predynastic culture in southern Egypt flourishing between 4300 and 3800 BC although it began at least 5000 BC.
Asyut is the largest town in Upper Egypt and lies about 234 miles south of Cairo.
It is an old city which was first settled in pharaonic times and was the capital of the Thirteenth Nome of Upper Egypt...
ancientneareast.tripod.com /Asyut.html   (105 words)

  
 Asyut, EGYPT :: city code, area code, dial code, country code
Asyut, EGYPT :: city code, area code, dial code, country code
1995 "David George Hogarth at Asyut, Egypt: 1906-1907: the history of a "lost"...
Ports and harbors:, Alexandria, Al Ghardaqah, Aswan, Asyut, Bur Safajah,...
www.prozzone.com /phone/Egypt/Asyut.htm   (192 words)

  
 Houses / homes / Real Estate for sale or for rent in Asyut, Egypt - and vacation rentals   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
If you are experiencing problems with debt, including mortgage arrears and late payments on your personal loans you may wish to discuss your position with a credit counselor.
If you are considering buying real estate in Asyut, Egypt or anywhere else for that matter, the most widely used method of borrowing the funds to make the purchase is a mortgage.
If you need to send money to or from Asyut, Egypt for the purchase of a property (or for any other reason) our suggestions can help you obtain more currency with less worry when buying foreign currency.
www.propertyworld.com /_Egypt_Asyut   (767 words)

  
 Kharga Oasis information about roads
The new road, which begins on the Fayoum Road and runs south through the desert, is faster and does not require an overnight rest.
The two roads merge just after the Asyut road has climbed out of the Nile Valley, approximately 25 kilometers (16 miles) into the desert and 350 kilometers from Cairo.
Today the drive from Asyut to Kharga takes about four hours, but when the road was unpaved and the mode of travel ewas the camel, the journey took thirty-eight hours-and another four to descend the escarpment.
www.safariegypt.com /egypt_safari/egypt_western_desert/Kharga_oasis.htm   (829 words)

  
 Record Detail: Harry Ransom Center
First of a two-volume set of photographic albums titled The Nile Reservoir Works at Aswan and Asyut, published in Cairo in 1902.
The albums document and summarize the construction of the Aswan Dam and the Asyut Barrage (a.k.a.
The album is prefaced with an 8-page descriptive note written by Sir William Garstin (1849-1925), the Under Secretary of State for Public Works in Egypt.
tyler.hrc.utexas.edu /photo/fullDisplay.cfm?CollID=856   (127 words)

  
 Encyclopaedia Britannica: Nile River
In 1843 work begun on diversion dams (barrages or weirs) across the Nile at the head of the delta about 12 miles downstream from Cairo, so as to raise the level of water upstream to supply the irrigation canals and to regulate navigation.
In 1902 the Asyut, 200 miles upstream from Cairo, in 1909 the Isna 160 miles above Asyut, and in 1930 the Naj' Hammadi, 150 miles above Asyut were completed.
The fall from the lake is harnessed by a hydroelectric plant that provides power for industries in Uganda and Kenya.
www.ethiopians.com /abay/dams.html   (735 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Asyut   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
Dirasah muqaranah li-ara® al-mu°allimin bi-madaris al-ta°lim wa-tullab kulliyat al-tarbiyah bi-Jami°at Asyut nahwa ahdaf al-tarbiyah fi al-Wilayat al-Muttahidah al-Amrikiyah by Thabit Kamil Hakim (Unknown Binding - 1983)
Asyut, madinat al-nar: Asrar wa-waqa®i° al-°unf by Ahmad °Umar (Unknown Binding - 1994)
Dirasat al-°alaqah bayna numuw al-ana wa-al-bi®ah al-usriyah fi qudrat al-tafkir al-ibtikari li-fatayat Kulliyat Tarbiyat Asyut by Sabrah Muhammad °Ali (Unknown Binding - 1984)
www.amazon.com /s?ie=UTF8&keywords=Asyut&tag=lexico&index=blended&link_code=qs&page=1   (296 words)

  
 Digging without dirt: Unearthing Egypt's ancient mysteries in London
When archaeologist Donald Ryan was researching ancient Egyptian rope at the British Museum in the 1980s, he found pieces from an excavation in Asyut.
He was also a professor at Oxford and was best known as head of the British Intelligence Bureau during World War I. One of his students was none other than the future Lawrence of Arabia, who incidentally also worked for Petrie.
The hillside of the Asyut settlement is honeycombed with tombs dating to the Old Kingdom, First Intermediate Period and the Middle Kingdom.
home.earthlink.net /~nfrtry/pages/articles/digging_w_out_dirt.html   (756 words)

  
 EgyptSites - Deir el-Gabrawi
Near the village of Deir el-Gabrawi, on the east bank of the Nile north of Asyut is a cemetery of over one hundred rock-cut tombs dating to the late Old Kingdom and First Intermediate Period.
Norman de Garis Davis completed recording work at Deir el-Gabrawi at the beginning of the 20th century for the publication of the tombs on behalf of the Egypt Exploration Fund for their ‘Archaeological Survey’, which was begun by Percy Newbury.
Deir el-Gabrawi is on the eastern bank of the Nile opposite the town of Manfalut, to the north of Asyut.
www.egyptsites.co.uk /middle/asyut/gabrawi.html   (284 words)

  
 Soccerway · Teams · Egypt · Asyut P   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
Soccerway · Teams · Egypt ·; Asyut P
FIFA recommend West Ham take Tevez dispute to CAS
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www.soccerway.com /teams/egypt/asyut-petroleum   (82 words)

  
 Sites near Asyut, Egypt - Sunrise, sunset, dawn and dusk times for the whole year - GeoURL (2.0)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
Asyut - Muḩāfaz̧at Asyūţ - Egypt - GeoSeven (0.8 km S) Near Asyut 4 more from www.geoseven.com
Asyut Barrage, Assiout, Egypt - glosk (1.2 km N) Near Asyut 23 more from www.glosk.com
Asyut, Egypt - Bollettino meteorologico e previsioni del tempo per i prossimi 5 giorni (22.2 km SW) Near Asyut
www.geourl.org /near/?p=http://www.gaisma.com/en/location/asyut.html   (137 words)

  
 Do I Need A Jacket? - The Weather Right Now in ASYUT
The weather in ASYUT and information about ASYUT can be found here.
Information for ASYUT in the follwing categories: Event, movies, theatre, restaurant, hotel, shopping, dining, family.
All you ever needed to know about ASYUT and it's weather in particular.
www.doineedajacket.com /dinaj.asp?dinaj=HEAT   (148 words)

  
 FilBalad.FilGoal | EFA fine Zaki, Sayed over scuffle   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
The Egyptian Football Association (EFA) has fined Zamalek striker Amr Zaki and Asyut Petroleum midfielder Ahmed Sayed EGP 1,000 each due to their brawl in the Egyptian League game on Sunday.
The Egyptian international striker was embroiled in an altercation with Sayed following Zamalek's 1-1 home draw with bottom side Asyut Petroleum.
Zamalek are in second place of the league table with 20 points, one behind leaders Ismaili while Asyut lie at the bottom with just two points.
worldcup.filbalad.com /english/News.asp?NewsID=28753   (172 words)

  
 Ancient Coins of Egypt
Found in Egypt, the Asyut hoard contained numerous archaic coins from almost every location that issued coins prior to c.
Early Salamis staters were found in the Asyut Hoard.
Silver stater, Asyut Hoard 872 (this coin), VF, 10.754g, 19.8mm, before c.
www.forumancientcoins.com /catalog/index.asp?vpar=600&pos=0   (377 words)

  
 BBC - Weather Centre - 5 Day Forecast in Fahrenheit for Asyut, Egypt
BBC - Weather Centre - 5 Day Forecast in Fahrenheit for Asyut, Egypt
Please move your mouse over a symbol to view its description.
BBC Weather Centre in association with the Met Office
www.bbc.co.uk /weather/5day_f.shtml?world=1033   (170 words)

  
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El 19 de febrero, en vísperas del 'Id al-Fitr (fin del Ramadán), tres pistoleros, presuntos miembros de al-Gama'a al-Islamiya, mataron a tiros a cinco civiles en un café del pueblo de al-'Aqal al-Bahri, cerca de la ciudad de al-Badari, al sur de Asyut.
El 14 de febrero las fuerzas de seguridad mataron a dos presuntos miembros de al-Gama'a al-Islamiya, 'Ali Sattuhi y Mahmoud Mohammad al-Walidi, en la localidad de al-Zuk al-Gharbiya, cerca de Sohag, al sur de Asyut.
La semana pasada las fuerzas de seguridad arrestaron a más de 160 personas en las gobiernos de Minya y Asyut en relación con la violencia política.
www.amnestyusa.org /spanish/countries/egypt/document.do?id=7402BFEDC1C931E2802569A600607D7A   (451 words)

  
 Tarek Hagras   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
Asyut University — Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Asyut Egypt,
Algorithms Analysis and Design, Faculty of Computer and Information Sciences, Asyut University, winter 2006/2007,
Algorithms Analysis and Design, Faculty of Computer and Information Sciences, Asyut University, winter 2005/2006,
www.volny.cz /hagras   (548 words)

  
 Accommodation in Asyut and Cheap Travel to Asyut, Egypt :-) Hospitality Club   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
The Hospitality Club is the world's largest hospitality exchange organization.
Membership is free and joining just takes a minute - we would love to have you onboard!
There are no Region Volunteers in Asyut at the moment.
www.hospitalityclub.org /hc/hcworld.php?region=3435   (276 words)

  
 Asyut, Egypt Weather Forecast / tempo prévisions météorologiques / previsioni meteo / ...
Asyut, Egypt Weather Forecast / tempo prévisions météorologiques / previsioni meteo / wettervorhersage / parte meteorológico / weervoorspelling
Welcome to the weather forecast pages for Asyut
Just click the tab buttons above to view the information you require.
www.weather-forecast.com /locations/Asyut.shtml   (174 words)

  
 The Megalithic Portal and Megalith Map: Asyut Ancient Village or Settlement
The Megalithic Portal and Megalith Map: Asyut Ancient Village or Settlement
As a registered user you have some advantages like your own Home Page, configurable settings and your contributions link to your page.
Search the web for Asyut Ancient Village or Settlement with Google.
www.megalithic.co.uk /article.php?sid=13963   (570 words)

  
 Definition of Asyut - Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
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www.m-w.com /dictionary/Asyut   (37 words)

  
 Asyut is...interesting :D - Tilted Mill Community   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
I built on the east bank, and it went well.
Completed Asyut, and then Khmun a few minutes ago.
Tomorrow morning will be Men-Never, and the Hard campaign.
www.tiltedmill.com /forums/showthread.php?p=144200#post144200   (377 words)

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