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The Ancient Names of the Pyramids Andrew Fulton tells us the names that the ancient Egyptians used to identify the pyramids.

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The Osirion at Abydos The enigmatic complex behind Sety I’s temple is described by Geoffrey Lenox-Smith.

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Egypt and the Kingdom of Kush Stanley M. Burstein begins a series of articles on ancient Nubia by outlining the history of Egypt’s southern neighbour and the relationship between the two countries in pharaonic times.

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Highlights of Manchester Museum: 27 A faience bowl from Gurob depicting a scene from everyday life is the object chosen by Campbell Price in this issue.

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Gebel el-Silsila Throughout the Ages: 7 Maria Nilsson and John Ward continue their series of articles on the history of the ancient quarrying site by looking at the evidence for Late Period and Graeco-Roman activity there.

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A Boat and a Horse in the Desert Why should there be a relief of a Nile boat and a statuette of a horse in a mining settlement deep in the Eastern Desert? Barbara Tratsaert investigates two unusual finds.

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Per Mesut: for Younger Readers Hilary Wilson describes the role of women and the nature of marriage in ancient Egypt.

Maps of Egypt and Timeline 4 Readers’ Letters 45 Competition 51 Book Reviews 58

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