Egypt - ChangelessSuccess Location,location,location

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Changeless Success
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Location, location, location First inhabitants around 6000 BCE Nile River Annual, regular flooding Deposit of silt Irrigation system Three crops a year Isolation Surrounded by vast deserts Nile cataracts (rapids) Sea to north
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Location, location, location Uniqueness Superiority complex Blessed by gods Others have nothing to offer Inadaptability Changelessness View of Pharaoh Unchangeable culture Agrarian village Predictability
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Religion Center of culture Polytheistic (3000 deities) Ra Amon Isis Osiris Anubus Harmony and order Basis of judgment by gods Afterlife Ka Initially limited
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People Elites Pharaoh Nobility Merchants and artisans Commoners Agricultural villages Tenant farming and sharecropping Military service Forced labor Slavery
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