Man began to master the banks of the Nile as far back as the distant Paleolithic. Findings of flint tools in the course of archaeological research have proved that the first sites of ancestors appear in Egypt about 700 thousand years ago. The first settlers in the Nile valley laid the foundation for the emergence and development of an amazing civilization. Ancient Egypt is not in a hurry to share its secrets, but gradually and measuredly opens the veil over its amazing and mysterious history to the Humanity.
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The role of the priests in Ancient Egypt
] Women-doctors in Ancient Egypt
The diet of the Egyptians
Excavations of the necropolis near Tel-el-Marne showed the real conditions of people's lives in ancient Egypt. 3000 years, showed that the average height of men was 158 centimeters.Women were 2-5 centimeters below.
Male and female skeletons indicated high fatigue of the population. According to some signs, people lacked animal protein and elementary time for proper rest. Studies have also shown a high mortality rate among adolescents. Among the diseases widespread was anemia.
But one can not tear the fact out of the general context. Tel-el-Marne had the ancient capital of the pharaoh Akhenaten, who carried out radical reforms, which amounted to the introduction of monotheism in Egypt. The reforms carried out forcibly. Therefore, studies of the remains of the necropolis show signs of overstrain of human resources.
As you can see, Egypt has a fascinating and sometimes mysterious history. And what other mysterious discoveries await researchers, time will tell.
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Drunkards of the Mikerin
The Blue Lotus