Part III. Meroitic Civilization

A. Heliodorus' Account

A review of a book by Heliodorus titled Aithiopika, a clear interaction between the Meroe and ancient Greece was made very clear. A review of this book has a tale of romance involving a Meroitic and a Greek with the romance starting and ending in Meroe.

B. Discovery Channel's Recent Documentary

A documentary produced by the discovery channel a few years ago, which is titled Nubia: The Forgotten Kingdom, notes the civilization of the Meroitic kingdom as well as how it was destroyed. This documentary gives an important link between ancient Oromo civilization and the present state of Oromo nation in East Africa.

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