The Impact of Ancient Egypt

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The Impact of Ancient Egypt Ancient Egypt is a civilization of wealth and structure that flourished along the Nile River in northeastern Africa from about 3300 B.C to 30 B.C. In over 3,000 years, one of the most sophisticated and creative societies advanced where no other civilization did. 2,000 years later, it would be hard to think about the world without the impact of ancient Egypt, because it seems to have significantly affected every field of our American culture. The Egyptians have heavily influenced our culture’s literature, architecture, art, film, and politics. The western world’s fascination with Ancient Egypt began in the 19th century. The reason for this fascination first began with two separate literary works. The …show more content…

Cleopatra is also very culturally significant ruler of the Ancient Egypt civilization. “The name Cleopatra stems from Greek for “father 's glory,”” (Green) She was the last pharaoh of Ancient Egypt. Cleopatra 's story has fascinated people through the centuries. While she was a powerful political figure in her own right, she is probably most known because of her legend as being a

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