Episode 1: The Two Lands (Ancient Egypt is Born)

5,000 years ago, on the Banks of the Nile...


Around 3000 BCE, a King rose to power in the Nile Valley. His name was Nar-mer, and he may be the first ruler of a unified Egypt. In this episode, we meet Narmer and his Queen Neith-hotep. We explore the land, meet the early Egyptians, and introduce the podcast as a whole...


Time period: circa 3000 BCE.

Kings: Nar-Mer; King Scorpion.

Notable sites: Delta (North); Abdju (Abydos); Ineb-Hedj (Memphis).


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