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The 'red land' was the barren desert that protected Egypt on two sides. These deserts separated ancient Egypt from neighbouring countries and invading armies. They also provided the ancient Egyptians with a source for precious metals and semi-precious stones.

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Added: 06.Feb.2011 | Source: Professor Page: Ancient Egypt
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