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... The earliest recorded Egyptian expedition to Punt was organized by Pharaoh Sahure of the Fifth Dynasty (25th century BC) although gold from Punt is recorded as having been in Egypt in the time ... Subsequently, there were more expeditions to Punt in the Sixth, Eleventh, Twelfth and Eighteenth dynasties of Egypt ... to Punt, but it is uncertain whether he personally traveled on these expeditions ...
... to confront the Royal Navy in the English Channel and proposed a military expedition to seize Egypt and thereby undermine Britain's access to its trade interests in India ... His Egyptian expedition included a group of 167 scientists mathematicians, naturalists, chemists and geodesists among them their discoveries included the Rosetta Stone, and their work was published in the ... General Bonaparte and his expedition eluded pursuit by the Royal Navy and on 1 July landed at Alexandria ...
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“It is a sort of ranger service. Arnolds expedition is a daily experience with these settlers. They can prove that they were out at almost any time; and I think that all the first generation of them deserve a pension more than any that went to the Mexican war.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)
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—Bible: Hebrew, Exodus 1:19.
Egyptian midwives to Pharaoh.