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Last of the Kings of Egypt: The Ptolemaic Dynasty

September 24, 2019 - General
Ptolemaic era temple Kon-Ombo            Source: xfargas / Adobe Stock

Ptolemaic Egypt is distinctive in being both the last independent Egyptian dynasty and the last Hellenistic kingdom to fall to Rome. The Ptolemies were not native Egyptians, but Greek and Macedonian by descent.


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