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Burckhardt was unable to decide whether it was an Egyptian temple, or a monument of the empire of Axum.
From Adulis started the main road, which led across the high plateau to the capital Axomis (Axum).
At Axum they came to a stop disabled, and after three years the last man had succumbed to misery and privation.Jewish Literature and Other Essays|Gustav Karpeles
Two days' journey further on, one comes to the ruins of Axum, the ancient capital of Abyssinia.
It was near Axum that Bruce saw three soldiers cut from a living cow a steak for their midday meal.