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Title From slave to pharaoh : the black experience of ancient Egypt / Donald B. Redford.
Publication Info. Baltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Press, c2004.

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 Purdy-Kresge Library  DT 83 .R4 2004    CHECKED IN
Description x, 218 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 153-207) and index.
Contents Egyptians and Nubians -- The problem of frontiers -- Nubia : Egypt's primary sphere of influence -- "Plotting in their valleys" : the unruly tribesmen -- From chiefdom to state and back again : the final conquest of Kush -- The Egyptian empire in Kush -- The silent years : the abandonment of Lower Nubia and the rise of Napata -- The Sudan invades Egypt -- The invasion of Piankhy -- The twenty-fourth dynasty -- The resistance to Assyrian expansion -- "Taharqa the conqueror" -- Egypt of the "black pharaohs" -- Thebes under the twenty-fifth dynasty -- The end of the twenty-fifth dynasty in Egypt.
Subject Egypt -- History -- To 332 B.C.
Nubia -- History.
Egypt -- Relations -- Sudan.
Sudan -- Relations -- Egypt.
Blacks -- Egypt -- History.
ISBN 0801878144 (hardcover : alk. paper)
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