The History of Ancient Egypt: Part 4

The 500 year period between 1500 BC and 1000 BC was when the civilization of ancient Egypt reached its height. Its dominance was based on a strong monarchy and a system of imperialism and international trade.

Decline set in towards 1200 BC with a widespread crisis in the Middle East. 

Part 4 of our set of articles on Ancient Egypt has been updated and is available here

By Jonnie Grieve