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The city of Kerma, capital of the first kingdom of Nubia

France Culture radio show "Le Salon Noir", hosted by Vincent Charpentier. Every week, the news of archeology, advances in French and international research. More than 200 programs broadcast since 2007 to listen, listen or podcast. Guest: Charles Bonnet.

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The civilization of Meroe (Sudan)

To discover the archeology of today, its related sciences, but also to approach and decipher what the discipline covers with concepts, models, Carbone 14 retraces each Saturday the progress of the French and international research, travels grounds, building sites and laboratories. Guest: Claude Rilly.

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Meroe, a civilization of sub-Saharan Africa

France Culture radio show "Le Salon Noir", hosted by Vincent Charpentier. Every week, the news of archeology, advances in French and international research. More than 200 programs broadcast since 2007 to listen, listen or podcast. Guest: Guillemette Andreu-Lanoë.

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What do we know about the kingdoms of Sudan?

Claude Rilly and Vincent Francigny will question the following question: "What do we know about the kingdoms of Sudan?" What do we know about the mythical kingdoms of Meroe in Sudan? Who were these black pharaohs? How recent archaeological discoveries shed light on the unknown history of these early empires on the Nile?

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Latest releases

Palaces and large residences of the Meroitic Kingdom

"Palaces and large residences of the Meroitic Kingdom", by Marc Maillot, Sorbonne University Press/SFDAS editions. Two volumes, 64 euros.

Funerary customs in the kingdom of Meroe

Vincent FRANCIGNY Paris, Editions Boccard, 2017 ISSN 2101-3195 - ISBN 978-2-7018-0520-7

History and civilizations of Sudan

The pyramids of Meroe made generations of travelers dream, but Sudan of which they are the emblem remains largely unknown. Hence this encyclopedic work, the first synthesis of (...)