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Amenhotep III : Egypt's radiant pharaoh

Author: Arielle P Kozloff
Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The life story and times of Amenhotep III, the richest, most powerful ruler in the world 4300 years ago, and one of the most artistically productive in the history of the world. This book plucks Amenhotep III, who ruled for 38 years and called himself "dazzling" from the shadows of his son, Akhenaten, and grandson Tutankhamen, and follows his life from conception to Afterlife. The prince's multi-faceted education  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Biography
Named Person: Amenhotep, King of Egypt.; Amenhotep, King of Egypt.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arielle P Kozloff
ISBN: 9781107011960 1107011965 9781107638549 1107638542
OCLC Number: 783135129
Description: xi, 351 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Prologue: the birthplace of Amenhotep III; 1. An heir unapparent: reign of Amenhotep II, years 15-25, c.1411-1401 BC; 2. The making of an heir apparent: reign of Thutmose IV, years 1-5, c.1401-1396 BC; 3. Thutmose IV and King's Son Amenhotep in Nubia: reign of Thutmose IV, years 5-8 c.1397-1393 BC; 4. Le roi est mort, vive le roi!: Reign of Amenhotep III, year 1, c.1391 BC; 5. Establishing divine might and divine right: reign of Amenhotep III, years 1-4, c.1391-1388 BC; 6. Year 5, 'The First Campaign of Victory', Amenhotep III's river war: reign of Amenhotep III, year 5, c.1387 BC; 7. The spoils of war: reign of Amenhotep III, years 6-9, c.1386-1383 BC; 8. The king's first two wives: reign of Amenhotep III, years 10 and 11, c.1382-1381 BC; 9. The lost years: reign of Amenhotep III, years 12-19, c.1381-1370 BC; 10. Bringing heaven and Earth to see the living gods: building the king's religious monuments at Thebes: reign of Amenhotep III, years 20-29, c.1369-1360 BC; 11. Per Hai ('The House of Rejoycing') Palace at Malkata: reign of Amenhotep III, years 25-29, c.1364-1360 BC; 12. Beneath the divine falcon's wings: a new world takes shape: reign of Amenhotep III, years 26-29, c.1363-1360 BC; 13. The first jubilee festival (heb-sed): reign of Amenhotep III, year 30, c.1361 BC; 14. Raising up old officials and buying a new bride: reign of Amenhotep III, years 30 and 31, c.1361-1360 BC; 15. International trade in princesses and other goods: reign of Amenhotep III, years 32-33, c.1359-1358 BC; 16. A mixed forecast: dazzling sun and dark clouds: reign of Amenhotep III, years 34-36, c.1356-1355 BC; 17. The last hurrah: reign of Amenhotep III, years 37-38, c.1354-1353 BC; 18. Year 38. Whose heaven is it? The reign of Akhenaten and beyond; Epilogue: one god left standing.
Responsibility: Arielle P. Kozloff.

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This book follows the life story of Amenhotep III, one of the most important rulers of ancient Egypt.  Read more...

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