The river Nile was life in ancient Egypt, providing a fundamental source of water and fertile silt while simultaneously offering protection and spiritual strength.
Ancient Egyptians monitored the Nile and regulated their daily and annual activities based on its waters.
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The Origin of the Ancient Egyptian Calendar
H. E. Winlock
Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society
Vol. 83, No. 3 (Sep. 10, 1940)
A Brief History of Egypt
By Arthur Goldschmidt
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