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The chariot and horse were introduced to Egypt by the Hyksos invaders in the 16th century BC. The historian Josephus maintains that the Hyksos were in fact the children of Jacob who joined his son Joseph to escape the famine (rapid climate change) in the land of Canaan 3600 years ago. There are various hypotheses as to the Hyksos ethnic identity. The origin of the term "Hyksos" derives from the Egyptian expression heka khasewet

The chariot and horse were introduced to Egypt by the Hyksos invaders in the 16th century BC. The historian Josephus maintains that the Hyksos were in fact the children of Jacob who joined his son Joseph to escape the famine (rapid climate change) in the land of Canaan 3600 years ago. There are various hypotheses as to the Hyksos ethnic identity. The origin of the term "Hyksos" derives from the Egyptian expression heka khasewet

Egyptian warriors. No.1 is a Medjay mercenary from northern Sudan, Nubia.

Egyptian warriors. No.1 is a Medjay mercenary from northern Sudan, Nubia.

The tomb of Amenhotep Huy, ruler of Lower Nubia Kush under king Tutankhamun, is to be opened to the public for the first time following extensive restorations.  The tomb is famous for its spectac

The tomb of Amenhotep Huy, ruler of Lower Nubia Kush under king Tutankhamun, is to be opened to the public for the first time following extensive restorations. The tomb is famous for its spectac

Born a slave, "Stagecoach" Mary fields became first black woman in US Postal Service. Shown w/Cascade (Montana) baseball club

Born a slave, "Stagecoach" Mary fields became first black woman in US Postal Service. Shown w/Cascade (Montana) baseball club

Old Pics Archive ‏ Lega warriors. Belgian Congo || Vintage postcard; ca. 1920/30

Old Pics Archive ‏ Lega warriors. Belgian Congo || Vintage postcard; ca. 1920/30

"Passover for me now is still about the good fun of plagues, but it is also a stirring reminder of the tremendous gift of freedom. While I celebrate for all those who have been freed, I mourn for those beings, humans and non-humans, who are still not free." Peace!

"Passover for me now is still about the good fun of plagues, but it is also a stirring reminder of the tremendous gift of freedom. While I celebrate for all those who have been freed, I mourn for those beings, humans and non-humans, who are still not free." Peace!

king10isienwenro james iyoha inneh nigeria The Kings of Africa photographed by Daniel Laine

The Kings of Africa photographed by Daniel Laine

king10isienwenro james iyoha inneh nigeria The Kings of Africa photographed by Daniel Laine

Tomb of Inherkhau showing him kneeling before the lion of Akheru, Deir el-Medina, West Bank, Luxor, Egypt

Tomb of Inherkhau showing him kneeling before the lion of Akheru, Deir el-Medina, West Bank, Luxor, Egypt

África: as pessoas do Oeste Africano costa - Gabão, Guiné, Senegal ...    Auguste Racinet, de Le traje historique (A história do traje) vol. 2, sob a direção de A. Racinet, Paris, seis volumes publicados entre 1877 e 1886.

Afrique: Members of Various Tribes

África: as pessoas do Oeste Africano costa - Gabão, Guiné, Senegal ... Auguste Racinet, de Le traje historique (A história do traje) vol. 2, sob a direção de A. Racinet, Paris, seis volumes publicados entre 1877 e 1886.

Egyptian, Ancient Memphis, relief at the Mastaba of Akheteps Saqqara, Old Kingdom, 5th dynasty. Relief depicting two scribes.

Egyptian, Ancient Memphis, relief at the Mastaba of Akheteps Saqqara, Old Kingdom, 5th dynasty. Relief depicting two scribes.

Ancient Egyptian warriors. Artwork by Angus McBride.

showing warriors of the ancient egyptian army