Travels in Turkey, Asia Minor, Syria: And Across the Desert

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By 5000 BC farming was somewhat common in the northern areas of Africa, as people were growing crops and herding livestock. What was responsible for the early death of the boy pharaoh Tutankhamun? See the great wildebeast migration in Masai Mara and Serengeti and marvel at the wonder that is Ngorongoro then conclude your safari by sitting next to a Silverback Gorilla in Rwanda. Fellowship is available for pursuing graduate (master) degree level at The American University in Cairo, Egypt.

Pages: 702

Publisher: Palala Press (September 2, 2015)

ISBN: 1341302334

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