Zawiyet Umm el-Rakham (literally "the resthouse of the mother of vultures") is located on the North coast of Egypt 20 km to the west of Marsa Matruh, and about 300 km to the west of Alexandria During the reign of Ramesses II, it was the location of a major fortress-town which probably marked the western extent of direct Egyptian influence. It was discovered in 1948 and in the subsequent years was sporadically examined by Alan Rowe and Labib Habachi. Since 1994 extensive excavations have been undertaken at the site by a team from the University of Liverpool under the direction of Steven Snape.

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  • Zawiyet Umm el Rakham (arabisch زاوية أم الرخم Zāwiyat Umm ar-Racham, DMG Zāwiyat Umm ar-Raḫam ‚Moschee/Niederlassung ‚Mutter der Aasgeier‘‘) ist ein Weiler und ein archäologischer Fundplatz an der ägyptischen Mittelmeerküste, etwa 20 km westlich von Marsa Matruh und etwa 310 km westlich von Alexandria. (de)
  • Zawiyet Umm el-Rakham (literally "the resthouse of the mother of vultures") is located on the North coast of Egypt 20 km to the west of Marsa Matruh, and about 300 km to the west of Alexandria During the reign of Ramesses II, it was the location of a major fortress-town which probably marked the western extent of direct Egyptian influence. It was discovered in 1948 and in the subsequent years was sporadically examined by Alan Rowe and Labib Habachi. Since 1994 extensive excavations have been undertaken at the site by a team from the University of Liverpool under the direction of Steven Snape. (en)
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  • Zawiyet Umm el Rakham (arabisch زاوية أم الرخم Zāwiyat Umm ar-Racham, DMG Zāwiyat Umm ar-Raḫam ‚Moschee/Niederlassung ‚Mutter der Aasgeier‘‘) ist ein Weiler und ein archäologischer Fundplatz an der ägyptischen Mittelmeerküste, etwa 20 km westlich von Marsa Matruh und etwa 310 km westlich von Alexandria. (de)
  • Zawiyet Umm el-Rakham (literally "the resthouse of the mother of vultures") is located on the North coast of Egypt 20 km to the west of Marsa Matruh, and about 300 km to the west of Alexandria During the reign of Ramesses II, it was the location of a major fortress-town which probably marked the western extent of direct Egyptian influence. It was discovered in 1948 and in the subsequent years was sporadically examined by Alan Rowe and Labib Habachi. Since 1994 extensive excavations have been undertaken at the site by a team from the University of Liverpool under the direction of Steven Snape. (en)
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  • Zawiyet Umm el-Rakham (de)
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