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Tanis - Wikipedia


Tanis is a city in the north-eastern Nile delta of Egypt. It is located on the Tanitic branch of the .... Cairo: The American University in Cairo Press. 302–333.

"Lost City" of Tanis Found, but Often Forgotten -- National Geographic


Once the capital of all Egypt, Tanis's royal tombs have yielded artifacts on par with ... at American University in Cairo and a National Geographic Society grantee.

The New Golden Age of Archaeology Is Right Now - Mashable


Nov 6, 2013 ... To find archaeological traces of Tanis, Egypt's capital between ca. .... Yale University's Timothy Dwight College, world-famous Egyptologist and ...

The archaeological record: Flinders Petrie in Egypt - UCL


... of Egyptian Archaeology and Philology at University College ...

first chair in Egyptology - Egypt Exploration Society


Mar 23, 2012 ... The Egypt Exploration Society was founded in 1882, as the Egypt Exploration ... he attended no schools or college and this lack of formal education was both ... Tanis, 1884; Naukratis, 1884-5; Daphnae, 1886; Nebesha, 1886; ...

BBC News - Buried city revealed by satellite


May 25, 2011 ... ... of streets and houses in the buried ancient city of Tanis in Egypt. ... the University of Alabama at Birmingham explains the findings at Tanis to ...

British Museum - Discovery and excavations: Naukratis from the ...


Photograph © Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, University College London, ... On 23 November 1883 Flinders Petrie left the UK for Egypt, having been ... Fund (EEF), to excavate the ancient site of Tanis in the Egyptian Nile Delta.

Pi-Ramesse: Egypt's Oddest Mystery - Daily Kos


Apr 21, 2015 ... During his reign, the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses II built an extraordinary number of .... Tanis then served as the new capitol for Egypt. The tombs ...

Meet Sarah Parcak, a high-tech Indiana Jones, who just won $1 ...


Nov 12, 2015 ... National Geographic Fellow and University of Alabama anthropologist Sarah Parcak at the archaeological site of Tanis in Egypt, where a team ...

Zagazig In Egypt Travel Search


Zagazig University, one of the largest universities in Egypt, is also located in the city, with colleges in different fields of science and arts. ... Tanis City. Lost City. Tanis Found, but Often Forgotten. ancient city in the Nile River delta, capital of the  ...

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Satellite Imagery Uncovers Up to 17 Lost Egyptian Pyramids - Science


May 27, 2011 ... By analyzing high-resolution satellite imagery covering all of Egypt, ... The effort was led by archaeologist Sarah Parcak of the University of Alabama, ... team already digging at a 3000-year-old site known as Tanis.

Tanis (San El-Hagar) in Egypt


Aug 4, 2011 ... We are told that its ancient Egyptian name was Djanet. ... The Processional way leading up to the Temple of Amun at Tanis .... B. (Editor), 2001, American University in Cairo Press, The, ISBN 977 424 581 4 ... Amarillo College.

Amelie Edwards - UCL


Pre-history of the Petrie Museum: the Egyptian collection of Amelia Edwards ... The bequest was offered to University College London, in preference to Oxford .... Zuwelen (near Tanis), Nebesheh, Defenneh, Lahun, Thebes; one blue and black  ...