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Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt, d. 30 B.C.

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View Resource Egyptian archaeologists hope to discover the tomb of Cleopatra and Marc Antony

Egypt to search 3 sites for Cleopatra's tomb Cleopatra bust among treasures found in Egypt temple Coin shows Cleopatra's ugly truth Found: the sister Cleopatra...
View Resource The Search for Cleopatra

Noted scholar Harold Bloom once noted that Cleopatra was the "world's first celebrity." She has been celebrated in song, business names, perfumes, slot machines, and even an asteroid, the 216 Kleopatra. This site includes an engaging article on Cleopatra by Chip Brown, which originally appeared in the July 2011 issue of National Geographic magazine. The article is a jaunty and fascinating look...