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By D. Michaelides,Vasiliki Kassianidou,Robert S. Merrillees

The overseas convention "Egypt and Cyprus in Antiquity" held in Nicosia in April 2003 crammed a huge hole in old wisdom approximately Cyprus' kin with its neighbours. whereas the island's hyperlinks with the Aegean and the Levant were good documented and stay the topic of a lot archaeological cognizance, the exchanges among Cyprus and the Nile Valley will not be besides recognized and feature now not ahead of been comprehensively reviewed. they vary in date from the mid 3rd millennium B.C. to past due Antiquity and surround all kinds of interconnection, together with political union. Their novelty lies within the marked ameliorations among the traditional civilisations of Cyprus and Egypt, the space among them geographically, that could be bridged in basic terms via send, and the bizarre methods they stimulated each one other's fabric and non secular cultures. The papers brought on the convention coated each point of the connection, with particular emphasis at the tangible facts for the move of products, humans and ideas among the 2 international locations over a 3000 yr period.

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