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  1. 32 Plan of the walled city at El Kab – Manual Of Egyptian Archaeology And Guide To The Study Of Antiquities In Egypt by Gaston Camille Charles Maspero
  2. Come Tan Gama he cried we are to take the Thark before Kab Kadja ” – The Gods of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  3. He notes that large numbers of Neolithic flint weapons are found in the desert on the borders of the Fayyum and at Helwan south of Cairo and that all the important necropoles and kitchen middens of the predynastic people are to be found in the districts of Abydos and Thebes from el Kawamil in the North to el Kab in the South – History Of Egypt, Chaldæa, Syria, Babylonia, And Assyria In The Light Of Recent Discovery by L.W. King and H.R. Hall
  4. The vulture was the emblem of Nekheb the goddess of the great fortress whose ruins are now called El Kab and it is probable that the city of Nekhen which stood opposite it on the western bank of the Nile was once the capital of the south – Early Israel and the Surrounding Nations by Archibald Sayce
  5. As regards fortresses there are two in the town of Abydos alone one of which is at least contemporary with the Sixth Dynasty while the ramparts of El Kab of Kom el Ahmar of El Hibeh and of Dakkeh as well as part of the fortifications of Thebes are still standing and await the architect who shall deign to make them an object of serious study – Manual Of Egyptian Archaeology And Guide To The Study Of Antiquities In Egypt by Gaston Camille Charles Maspero
  6. “ Petrie has explored other prehistoric sites at Abadiya and Mr Quibell at el Kab – History Of Egypt, Chaldæa, Syria, Babylonia, And Assyria In The Light Of Recent Discovery by L.W. King and H.R. Hall
  7. The Zohar and works full of superstition such as the Kab ha Yashar Midrash Talpiyot and Nishmat Hayyim the first studied by men the others by both sexes but mostly by women prepared their minds for all sorts of mongrel beliefs – The Haskalah Movement in Russia by Jacob S. Raisin
  8. The heirs of the Theban Pharaohs still survived as princes of Thebes and behind the strong walls of El Kab they began to think of independence – Patriarchal Palestine by Archibald Henry Sayce
  9. This ceremony is called ka fo' kab and the man who performs it is known by the title of in ka fa' ” – The Bontoc Igorot by Albert Ernest Jenks
  10. Those of Mesheikh of El Kab and of Sharonah are somewhat more elaborate – Manual Of Egyptian Archaeology And Guide To The Study Of Antiquities In Egypt by Gaston Camille Charles Maspero
  11. The effigy of a hand the sacred Kab ul which was kept in a place in Yucatan to which people from all quarters resorted regularly in great numbers resolves itself into the symbol of an ancient capital to which great high roads led from the cardinal points – The Fundamental Principles of Old and New World Civilizations by Zelia Nuttall