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  • Besides the oases the desert is remarkable for two other valleys.
  • These oases were known and occupied by the Egyptians as early as 1600 s.c., and Kharga (q.v.) rose to special importance at the time of the Persian occupation.
  • It belongs to the series of oases (Uch-Turfan, Bai, Koucha, &c.) situated at the southern foot of the eastern T'ien-shan mountains.
  • The other four oases lie parallel to and distant 100 to 150 m.
  • In the oases of Sahara, and in other parts of Northern Africa, dates are pounded and pressed into a cake for food.
 

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