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9 Cards in this Set

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Who were the Hyksos?
Invaders that ruled Egypt from 1640 to 1570 b.c.
What was the New Kingdom?
Period after the Hyksos rulers.
Who was Hatshpsut?
New kingdom ruler who encouraged trade.
Who was Thutmose III?
Warlike ruler; stepson of Hatshepsut.
What is Nubia?
Region of Africa bordering Egypt.
Who was Ramses II?
Pharaoh and great builder of Egypt.
What was Kush?
Nubian Kingdom.
Who was Pankhi?
Kushite king who forced the Libyans out of Egypt.
What was Meroe?
Home and trading center of the Kush kingdom.