The Egyptians

Articles on the culture, history, and peoples of Ancient Egypt


Ancient Egyptian Food: Dining Like a Pharoah

Ancient Egyptian Food: Dining Like a Pharoah

Ancient Egyptian food is surprisingly diverse considering the arid landscape from which it came. Although Egypt is a hot, desert country where the lack of water makes it difficult to grow crops and raise animals, the annual flooding of the river Nile (inundation)...
Ancient Egyptian Houses: Domiciles From Pharaohs to Farmers

Ancient Egyptian Houses: Domiciles From Pharaohs to Farmers

Ancient Egyptian houses and their architectural styles were influenced by the environment, the wealth of their inhabitants, and the size of their household. There are no forests in Egypt so wood is scarce and is not used for house building. The earliest inhabitants of...
Egyptian Social Classes and Society

Egyptian Social Classes and Society

For more information on Egyptian social classes and other counter-intuitive facts of ancient and medieval history, see Anthony Esolen’s The Politically Incorrect Guide to Western Civilization.   The ancient Egyptian people were grouped in a hierarchical system...
Ancient Egypt Timeline: From the Pre-Dynastic to the Late Periods

Ancient Egypt Timeline: From the Pre-Dynastic to the Late Periods

Below is an Ancient Egypt Timeline outlining the major dividing points in the history of Egyptian civilization, including the early, middle, and new kingdoms. In addition to the Ancient Egypt Timeline, this site features exhaustive information on the civilization,...
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