Egypt, country located in the northeastern corner of Africa. Cleopatra was not Egyptian. Ancient Egyptians loved … Along with King Tut, perhaps no figure is more famously associated... 2. 11 Things You May Not Know About Ancient Egypt 1.

Egypt’s heartland, the Nile River valley and delta, was the home of one of the principal civilizations of the ancient Middle East and, like Mesopotamia farther east, was the site of one of the world’s earliest urban and literate societies.

The ancient Egyptians forged one of the earliest peace treaties on record. The New Kingdom is a period of time in Egypt that happened from 1520 B.C. to 1075 B.C.

This period of time was a time when Egypt was very powerful, and they had a lot of money.