Description

Chariot-equipped Hyksos, an Asiatic people settled in the Eastern Nile Delta, invade and conquer Lower Egypt, creating own kingdom but keeping Egyptian models of government

Location

Ancient Egypt

Rate

Very important (8)

Sphere

Wars & Terrorism, Government

Images

Hyksos entering Egypt. From the tomb of a 12th Dynasty official Khnumhotep II at Beni Hasan

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