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Cairo is the capital and largest city of Egypt. The city's metropolitan area is the largest in the Middle East and the Arab world, and 15th-largest in the world, and is ... More »

The History of Cairo - World Travel Guide

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History for Cairo: historical information for tourists travelling to Cairo. ... Then in the mid-13th century, the Mamaluks seized control of Egypt. Under them, Cairo ...

Cairo, Egypt (founded c. 969 C.E.) | The Black Past: Remembered ...

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Cairo, the current capital of Egypt and the largest city in the Middle East and ... of Egypt, the cultural capital of the Arab world, and a landmark of historical and ...

Cairo | national capital, Egypt | Britannica.com

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Jun 1, 2016 ... Cairo, Arabic Al-Qāhirah (“The Victorious”), city, capital of Egypt, and one of ... complex is understandable only in the context of the city's history.

History of Cairo - Egypt - Ask-Aladdin

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The origins of the present-day Cairo can be traced back to the Egyptian capital of Memphis, which is believed to have been founded in the early 4th millennium ...

Ancient Cairo

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However, as we begin our story of Cairo, we see that the world of Ancient Egypt does not have a great impact on the Cairo area. Though the Pyramids at Giza, ...

History - Cairo - City-Data.com

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History. The first settlement in the region of present-day Cairo was al-Fustat, ... that ruled Egypt over the following centuries, the town grew into a major port city.

Cairo Egypt History - Tour Egypt

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Sep 6, 2011 ... Modern and ancient history of Cairo, Egypt including the French and British occupation and from the Abbasid period to the Ottoman Turk.

Cairo: History - Infoplease

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History. Almost directly across the Nile from Cairo was Memphis, an ancient Egyptian capital. Babylon, a Roman fortress city, occupied what is now a SE section ...

Cairo facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles about ...

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Cairo is connected by highway with all other major cities in Egypt. ... Its main street, Shar'a Mu'iz, is lined with buildings from several eras of Egyptian history, ...