Cairo - sphinx is recognized by many people worldwide and...

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CAIRO The Capital of Egypt The Largest City in Africa
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The Egyptian Museum. The Castle of Saladin
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The Pyramids of Giza 3 main pyramids The first and largest pyramid is believed to have been built in the 4th dynasty for the Egyptian Pharaoh Khufu The pyramids were built by over
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The Great Sphinx The name sphinx means “strangler” Symbolizes strength and wisdom; now the
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Unformatted text preview: sphinx is recognized by many people worldwide and associated with The Egyptian Museum • Built in 1897, and opened on November 15, 1902 • Commissioned by Khedive Abbass Helmi II • Contains 120,000 objects ranging from the pre The Castle of Saladin • Overlooks the old city of Cairo • Commissioned by by King Saladin in 1170 A., and completed by his brother, King El-Addel • Purpose was to protect Old Cairo;...
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This document was uploaded on 10/27/2011 for the course MKT 291 at Miami University.

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