The Royal Library of Alexandria or Ancient Library of Alexandria in Alexandria,
Egypt, was one of the largest and most significant libraries of the ancient world.
Alexandria, the second largest city in Egypt, known as "The Pearl of the
Mediterranean", has an atmosphere that is more Mediterranean than Middle
ALEXANDRIA. Egypt's second largest city and main port. Modern Alexandria
stands on the site of the ancient city of the same name, founded by Alexander the
Jan 18, 2015 ... Facts about Ancient Alexandria talk about the famous city in Egypt. It was
established by Alexander the Great. The original city of Alexandria ...
Nov 5, 2014 ... Alexandria is the second largest city in Egypt. It was founded by Alexander the
Great in 332 BC. It is on the Mediterranean Sea, only 225 km ...
Jun 22, 2016 ... Alexandria, Arabic Al-Iskandariyyah, major city and urban muḥāfaẓah (
governorate) in Egypt. Once among the greatest cities of the ...
The Lighthouse of Alexandria was the first lighthouse in the world. ... on the
island of Pharos, to help guide trade ships into its busy harbor at Alexandria,
Alexandria (in Arabic, Iskenderia) is a city and chief seaport in Egypt on the
Mediterranean Sea. It was named after Alexander the Great, who founded the city
HISTORY OF ALEXANDRIA including Alexander and Ptolemy, A capital city,
Greek ... Under Ptolemy, Alexander's successor in Egypt, the new city begins a ...
Information on Egypt — 2011 revolution, map of Egypt, geography, history,
politics, ... Facts & Figures ... Other large cities: Alexandria, 4.494 million (2011).