The First Intermediate Period (Part I): a Collapse.
Pepy II is gone, and with him the last well-documented reign of the Old Kingdom.
Egypt is now disunited; in the North, the House of Khety has taken power and rule from Herakleopolis.
Although not necessarily a period of chaos, or tragedy, it is remembered negatively by later Egyptians. Ipuwer, a New Kingdom writer, describes the "memory" of the F.I.P. in his literary text, The Lamentations.
The History of Egypt, as they described it, from the Dawn of Civilization to the Fall of the Roman Empire. A tale of love, legend, culture, exploration and war, told through the eyes of the ancients and their stories.