referred to by the Egyptians "document writing", which the Second century scholar Clement of Alexandria called "letter writing,"
was a formal writing system used by the ancient Egyptians that contained a combination of logographic and alphabetic elements.
the process of preserving a corpse
is a thick paper-like material produced from the pith of the papyrus plant, Cyperus papyrus, a wetland sedge that was once abundant in the Nile Delta of Egypt
one of the chief gods of ancient Egypt; the lord of the dead
a crescent-shaped region in the Middle East, originally part of Ancient Mesopotamia, The region is sometimes referred to as the "Cradle of Civilization."
an ancient temple in the form of a pyramid
A hierarchy is an arrangement of objects, people, elements, values, grades, orders, classes, etc., in a ranked or graduated series
Mesopotamia is an area geographically located between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, largely corresponding to modern Iraq, as well as northeastern Syria,[
one of the earliest known forms of written expression. Created by the Sumerians about 3000 BCE
Epic of Gilgamesh
The Epic of Gilgamesh is an epic poem from Ancient Mesopotamia and is among the earliest known works of literary fiction.