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Akhenaten : Egypt's false prophet

Author: Nicholas Reeves
Publisher: London : Thames & Hudson, 2001
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Akhenaten is one of the most compelling and controversial figures in history. This title argues that, far from being the idealistic founder of a new faith, Akhenaten cynically used religion for  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Biography
Named Person: Akhenaton, King of Egypt.; Akhenaton, King of Egypt.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas Reeves
ISBN: 0500285527 9780500285527
OCLC Number: 57484820
Description: 208 pages : illustrations (some color), maps, portraits (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Prologue --
Discovery --
Priestly ambitions --
Solar kings --
Revolution --
Move to El-Amarna --
Religion, art-terror --
Royal women --
Restoration and oblivion --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Nicholas Reeves.

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"'Akhenaten presents ingenious archaeology as a racy, irresistible detective story full of hidden clues (and bodies), magic geometry and ruthlessness masked as mysticism' - The New York Times Book Read more...

 
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