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Alexandria is the second-largest city in Egypt and a major economic centre, extending about 32 km (20 mi) along the coast of the ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Alexandria

The history of Alexandria dates back to the city's founding, by Alexander the Great, in 331 BC. ... Early settlements in the area[edit]. Just east of Alexandria in ancient times (where now is Abu Qir Bay) there was marshland and several islands.

www.ancient.eu/alexandria

Alexandria is a port city located on the Mediterranean Sea in northern Egypt ... considered one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, for the Temple of ...

www.ancient-egypt-online.com/alexandria.html

In the northwest part of Egypt, running alongside of the Mediterranean Sea is a city called Alexandria . The city was named after Alexander the Great, who ...

www.britannica.com/place/Alexandria-Egypt

Alexandria: Alexandria, major city and urban muḥāfaẓah (governorate) in Egypt. ... The pride of ancient Alexandria was the great lighthouse, the Pharos of ...

www.ancientgreece.com/s/Alexandria

Alexandria - City Founded by Alexander The Great. This Ancient Greek city was designed in a Hellenistic model, with orthogonal road network that formed a ...

www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2218469/Ancient-city-Alexandria-built-align-sun-day-Alexander-Greats-birth.html

Oct 16, 2012 ... In the fourth century BC the city's main road would have also lined up with Regulus, the 'King's Star' which is the brightest in the constellation of ...

www.moyak.com/papers/ancient-alexandria.html

Alexandria was an important city of the ancient world. For more than two thousand years, it was the largest city in Egypt and was its capital for almost half of that ...

www.bibleplaces.com/alexandria

The ancient lighthouse of Alexandria, the Pharos Lighthouse, was one of the seven ... The City of Alexandria, Egypt (Tour Egypt) Provides a vast amount of ...