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Ancient mysteries lurk beneath the pyramids of Egypt. Learn about some of the terms associated with Egyptian history with these articles about ancient mysteries.


Thebes, a leading city of ancient Egypt from the 21st to the 11th century B.C. The Egyptians called this city Waset; the name “Thebes” was given it by the Greeks.


Thebes is an important part of Ancient Egyptian history. Learn more about Thebes at HowStuffWorks. See more »