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  Muhammad Naguib - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
He served as President of Egypt from the declaration of the Republic on June 18, 1953 to November 1953 and again from 4 March 1954 to 18 April 1954.
Nasser's goal was to seize power in Egypt from the British-dominated King Farouk I, but he was worried that he and his followers would not be taken seriously; with this in mind, he recruited General Naguib to serve as a useful figurehead.
In September, Naguib was appointed Prime Minister of Egypt and a member of the Royal Regent Council, with Nasser serving in the background as Minister of the Interior.
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 History of Modern Egypt -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
In the last years of his life, Egypt was wracked by violence arising from discontent with Sadat's rule and sectarian tensions, and it experienced a renewed measure of repression.
Egypt was readmitted to the (An international organization of independent Arab states formed in 1945 to promote cultural and economic and military and political and social cooperation) Arab League in 1989.
Egypt also has played a moderating role in such international forums as the (An organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promote international peace and security) UN and the Nonaligned Movement.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/H/Hi/History_of_Modern_Egypt.htm   (1462 words)

  
 Bambooweb: King Fuad I of Egypt
Fuad I of Egypt (March 26, 1868 - April 28, 1936) was the first King of Egypt in the modern era.
As sultan, he ruled the dominion of Egypt and later became king when Britain granted Egypt independence in 1922.
He was the father of his successor, Farouk of Egypt.
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 Muhammad Ali of Egypt - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
He was appointed Ottoman governor (Wali) of Egypt in 1805 and famously (and treacherously) massacred the Mameluke leaders.
He introduced sweeping reforms to Egypt: he built an army from Egyptian peasants through conscription, using this force to expand Egypt's borders; he built much infrastructure, such as canals and roadways; and he established Egypt as one of the world's largest cotton producers.
He was succeeded by two of his sons (Ibrahīm and `Abbās), but both were weak rulers, and, in large part because of his excesses, Egypt fell under the domination of Europeans.
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 Muhammad Ali of Egypt - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
1769 - August 2, 1849), was a viceroy of Egypt, and is often cited as the founder of modern Egypt.
In 1798, Napoleon invaded the Ottoman province of Egypt and destroyed the Mamluk rulers' army at the Battle of the Pyramids, but soon thereafter withdrew from the country in order to pursue other military ventures, leaving behind a portion of his occupation forces who would withdraw from Egypt several years later.
The needs of the military likewise fueled other modernization projects, such as state educational institutions, a teaching hospital, roads and canals, factories to turn out uniforms and munitions, and a shipbuilding foundry at Alexandria, although all the wood for ships had to be imported from abroad.
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 Farouk of Egypt - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
King Farouk of Egypt (February 11, 1920 – March 18, 1965) was the penultimate King of Egypt, succeeding his father, Fuad I, in 1936.
His full title was "H.M. Farouk I, by the grace of God, King of Egypt and of Sudan, Sovereign of Nubia, of Kordofan and of Darfur".
The King's alleged corruption in Egypt and defeat during the 1948 Arab-Israeli War, led to a military coup on July 23, 1952, directed by Gamal Abdel Nasser, who forced Farouk to abdicate and exiled him to Italy and Monaco, where the former king lived the rest of his life.
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 completelest   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
Egypt's oldest oracle was the shrine of Nekhebet.
Serpent Mother whose symbol was worn in the crowns of all deities and rulers.
Ruler of death, She chose from the dead spread across battlefields, taking them to Her palace Sessrumnir, meaning “rich in seats”.
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 Fuad I of Egypt - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Fuad I (Arabic: فؤاد الاول), King of Egypt and Sudan, Sovereign of Nubia, Kordofan, and Darfur (né Ahmed Fuad, March 26, 1868 - April 28, 1936) was the first King of Egypt in the modern era.
Ahmed Fuad was born in Giza Palace in Cairo, the seventh son of Isma'il Pasha.
He was a member of the Muhammad Ali dynasty, a family of Albanian origin and came to prominence in Egypt under the Ottoman Empire.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/Fuad_I_of_Egypt   (327 words)

  
 Muhammad Ali of Egypt - Pictures   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
Muḩammad `Alī; (many spelling variations, included Turkish Mehmet Ali, are encountered) (1769-1849), was a viceroy of Egypt, and is sometimes considered the founder of modern Egypt.
Muḩammad `Alī;, an Albanian born in Kavala, was appointed Ottoman governor (Wali) of Egypt in 1805 and famously (and treacherously) massacred the Mameluke leaders.
He was succeeded by two of his sons—Ibrahīm and `Abbās—but both were weak rulers, and, in large part because of his excesses, the country fell under the domination of Europeans.
greatestinfo.org /Mehemet_Ali_(Egypt)   (341 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Egypt
In ancient Egypt the tuft of papyrus was the coat of arms or symbol of the Northern Kingdom.
of Egypt) and often wore a double crown consisting of the white crown of the South and the red crown of the North; the arms of the United Kingdom were formed by a union of the lotus and the papyrus, the emblems of the two countries.
The local rulers were otherwise left unmolested except in the case of rebellion, when the punishment was prompt and severe in the extreme.
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 Muhammad Naguib   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
He served as President of Egypt from the declaration of the Republic in June 18, 1953 to November 1953.
The general is considered one of Egypt's few heroes from the 1948 Arab-Israeli War and was widely respected.
Nasser's goal was to seize power in Egypt from the United KingdomBritish-dominated King Farouk of EgyptFarouk/ I. Nasser was worried that he and his followers would not be taken seriously, and recruited General Naguib.
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 Egypt, 8000-2000 B.C. | Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
Settlement size and distribution are primarily understood from the well-known cemeteries of the period, including those near the modern town of Naqada in Upper Egypt, for which the period is named.
During the First Intermediate Period, Egypt is ruled by two competing dynasties, one based at Heracleopolis in the north, the other based at Thebes in the south.
A renewed flowering of the arts is evident, especially in Mentuhotep's innovative funerary temple in western Thebes, and in the exquisite painted reliefs decorating this structure and the tombs of officials in the surrounding cemeteries.
www.metmuseum.org /toah/ht/02/afe/ht02afe.htm   (1046 words)

  
 Hosni Mubarak   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
As List of rulers of modern EgyptPresident of Egypt, he is considered to be one of the most powerful leaders in the region.
In the years between 1967 and 1972, during the War of Attrition between Egypt and Israel, Mubarak was appointed Director of the Air Force Academy and Chief of Staff of the Egyptian Air Force.
Egypt was a member of the allied coalition in the 1991 Gulf War and Egyptian foot soldiers were some of the first to land in Kuwait to evict Iraqi forces.
www.infothis.com /find/Hosni_Mubarak   (909 words)

  
 Egypt   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
The list is the same as that of the Orthodox patriarchs of Alexandria until the schism of the late 440's.
Egypt was an Augustan province so the governors were appointed directly by the Emperor rather than by the traditional Senatorial lottery.
Because of the importance of Egypt as the Empire's breadbasket, by law the governor of Egypt could not be of the Senatorial class (it was feared that consolidating too much power in a Senator invited revolt).
www.hostkingdom.net /egypt.html   (2522 words)

  
 wikien.info: Main_Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
King Farouk of Egypt (February 11, 1920 - March 18, 1965) was the penultimate King of Egypt, succeeding his father Fuad I in 1936.
His sister, Fawzia of Egypt was Empress of Iran for a brief period.¨His full title was "H.M. Faruk I, by the grace of God, King of Egypt and of Sudan, Sovereign of Nubia, of Kordofan and of Darfur"
The King's alleged corruption in Egypt and defeat during the 1948 Arab-Israeli War, led to a military coup on July 23, 1952, directed by Gamal Abdel Nasser, who forced Farouk to abdicate and exiled him to Monaco, where the former king lived the rest of his life.
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 Tracking the Day-of-the-Sun
Even in the modern era, some of the adages contained in Enoch's astronomical book prove accurate enough to be useful for predicting both lunar and solar cycles.
Of possible significance is that several of the dates listed by the author of Ezekiel are equivalent to the number 'one'.
In one passage of the cited autobiography, the ruler of Tiberias is shown to have opposed the young Judean (General Josephus).
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 Fact On Modern Egypt, fact on modern egypt resources
For millennia, Egypt maintained a strikingly complex and stable culture that had a profound influence on later cultures of Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
"Egypt," wrote the Greek historian Herodotus 25 centuries ago, "is the gift of the Nile." The land's seemingly inexhaustible resources of water and soil carried by this mighty river created in the Nile Valley and Delta the world's most extensive oasis.
In Egypt, the dead were originally not mummified with the extensive process that happened during the first dynasty.
www.egyptuk.co.uk /factonmodernegypt.html   (1924 words)

  
 egypt   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
Since the river flows from south to north, the southern portion of Egypt is upstream and the northern portion is downstream.
This means Upper Egypt is the area upstream, to the south; Lower Egypt is downstream, to the north.
Egypt rallied behind Pharaoh Ahmose and defeated the Hyksos, beginning the period called the New Kingdom.
www.acu.edu:9090 /~armstrongl/geography/egypt.htm   (3544 words)

  
 Ahmed_Fouad
King Fuad II of Egypt and The Sudan (Ahmed Fuad) was born on 16 January, 1952).
He was overthrown when the monarchy and the aristocracy were abolished and an Republic of Egypt was proclaimed.
They divorced in 1996, and Fuad's former wife was to be styled Her Royal Highness The Princess Fadila of Egypt.
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 Timeline Egypt
The fertile Nile Valley and prevailing environmental conditions led to the formation of villages along the river—Upper Egypt in the south and Lower Egypt in the north.
1663BC In Egypt Shesi ruled at the beginning of the 15th Dynasty and was succeeded by Yakubher, Khyan, Apepi I, Apepi II, Anather in the 16th Dynasty, Yakobaam, Sobekemsaf II in the 17th Dynasty, and Intef VII.
Britain allied with the ruler of Muscat and Oman and Mohamed Ali of Egypt.
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 Llewellyn Encyclopedia
In modern times, Abraxas has achieved a new popularity by way of the writings of psychologist Carl Jung, who gave him a central place in his Gnostic work.
Alchemy thus means, "that which pertains to Egypt.” Thus the words alchemy and chemistry are a reminder of the scientific legacy of Egypt.
Archon: From the Greek meaning “authority,” it is from the same root at “archangel.” In Gnostic belief, the Archons were planetary rulers with various spheres or planes of control.
www.llewellynencyclopedia.com /glossary.php   (5987 words)

  
 Egypt, 1000-1400 A.D. | Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
With the rise of powerful dynasties and continuing trade between the Mediterranean and India, Egypt becomes pivotal in the late medieval era as one of the most important commercial centers of the medieval world.
Arabic, used by the Muslim rulers of Egypt, is introduced as a language for the public performance of church ceremony in the Coptic Church.
emerges from the weakening of the Ayyubid kingdoms in Egypt and Syria (1250–60).
www.metmuseum.org /toah/ht/07/nfe/ht07nfe.htm   (639 words)

  
 Egypt Lessons
Preparing the Test After the presentation has been completed, have students create a list of the key points in their report, information that they feel is essential for their classmates to know.
List the steps that the producers took in the creation of the movie to try and to prevent offending anyone.
In the event of a divorce, each person kept what he or she brought to the marriage, while property that was accrued during the marriage was divided.
www.worldtrek.org /odyssey/teachers/egyptlessons.html   (3360 words)

  
 History Of Modern Egypt, history of modern egypt resources
Among the modern talents of Egyptian literature, Naguib Mahfouz is foremost.
Egypt continues to contribute regularly to United Nations peacekeeping missions, most recently in East Timor, Sierra Leone, and Liberia.
The history of Egypt in the 20th Century is immensely fascinating and stimulating.
www.egyptuk.co.uk /historyofmodernegypt.html   (1735 words)

  
 Eastern Patriarchates   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-05)
For a listing of the leaders of the Armenian Church, an ecclesiastic organization similar in many ways to Orthodoxy, go to the Caucasus.
A listing of its leaders will be found under the Patriarchate of Moscow.
This list is an attempt to reconcile the two lists but dates given before 1700 should be regarded as approximations.
www.hostkingdom.net /orthodox.html   (1948 words)

  
 Crusader States, Kings of Jerusalem & Cyprus, Templars, Hospitallers, Israel, etc.
As part of a story that debunks traditional Christianity, the "bloodline" legend curiously and ironically implies that there is some mystical quality or status to the descendents of Jesus and Mary, as though they are the proper rulers of the world, or at least numinous authorities in true religion, like the Imâms of Shi'ite Islâm.
The lists of Grand Masters of the Teutonic and Livonian Knights were originally taken from Bruce R. Gordon's Regnal Chronologies.
Although Israel has peaceful and normal relations with Egypt and Jordan, the sympathies of the Arab public at large are entirely for the Palestinians.
www.friesian.com /outremer.htm   (13741 words)

  
 Kingtutone.com: Ancient_Egypt_Resources
Gateway To Ancient Egypt - Ancient Egyptian history, including the various dynasties and their pharaohs, religious and funerary beliefs, gods, temples and tombs.
List of dynasties and rulers, with details of a selection of the more famous.
Pharaonic Egypt - A list of dynasties,a concise history,mythology and various aspects of daily life
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 Amazon.com
The following is a list of the major sources that we have used in the preparation of our historical maps.
As we continue to add maps, this list will be expanded and improved.
The Penguin atlas of modern history (to 1815).
www.worldhistorymaps.com /sources.html   (706 words)

  
 MUHAMMAD NAGUIB FACTS AND INFORMATION
Muhammad Naguib (محمد نجيب; in Arabic; 20_February 1901 – 29_August, 1984) was the first President of the Republic of Egypt.
He served as President_of_Egypt from the declaration of the Republic on June_18, 1953 to 14_November 1954.
Nasser ultimately won the struggle and managed to remove Naguib in November 1954.
www.whereintheworldiskerry.com /Muhammad_Naguib   (343 words)

  
 Western Africa/Egypt - Teachers Guide
Barcelona, Modernism, and the technology gap between developed and undeveloped countries.
Unsolved mysteries of Egypt: the Great Pyramids of Giza, the Lighthouse of Alexandria (Pharos), and the carvings in the Temple of Seti I at Abydos.
Information on modern and traditional practices in women's health in Egypt and medical school for women in Egypt.
www.worldtrek.org /odyssey/teachers/westafegyptguide.html   (2308 words)

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