Syene: see Aswan, Egypt.
The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.
More on Syene from Fact Monster:
- Aswan - Aswan Aswan or Assuan, city (1986 pop. 190,579), capital of Aswan governorate, S Egypt, on the Nile ...
- obelisk - obelisk obelisk , slender four-sided tapering monument, usually hewn of a single great piece of ...
- Encyclopedia: Egyptian Political Geography - Encyclopeadia articles concerning Egyptian Political Geography.