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Unformatted text preview: Egyptian civilization was developed near a river like the Sumerians; however, it was the Nile River. Like with the Sumerians, when it would flood it would leave rich and productive soil. However, instead of the floods ruining houses and harvest it would protect the people from hunger. The Egyptians had to be near the river too but this made them separated from other people and civilizations. With the geography of these people came tribulations as well as successes for each of their societies. The natural features of the land surrounding these civilizations had greatly influenced their history and development. Works Cited Chambers, Mortimer, et al. The Western Experience . Vol. A: Antiquity and the Middle Ages. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2007....
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This note was uploaded on 03/16/2011 for the course HIST 126 taught by Professor Vanneson during the Fall '09 term at Pierce College.
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