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Nefertiti : Egypt's sun queen

Author: Joyce A Tyldesley
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
"For little more than ten years the beautiful Nefertiti was universally adored as the most powerful woman in the Bronze Age world. As the chief wife of the heretic pharaoh Akhenaten and queen of the dazzling Amarna court, she was an inspiration to her husband, a loving mother to her six daughters and a living goddess to her people." "Untimely death should have brought an end to Nefertiti's story. But today, over  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: Nefertiti, Queen of Egypt; Nefertiti, Queen of Egypt
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joyce A Tyldesley
ISBN: 0141017244 9780141017242
OCLC Number: 60417076
Notes: Originally published : London : Viking, 1998.
Description: xx, 228 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 20 cm
Contents: The Imperial family --
A beautiful woman has come --
The Aten dazzles --
Images of Amarna --
Horizon of the Aten --
Queen, King or Goddess? --
Sunset --
Epilogue --
The beautiful woman returns.
Responsibility: Joyce Tyldesley.


Nefertiti disappeared from the royal family. No record survives to detail her death, and to this day her end remains an enigma. Joyce Tyldesley provides a detailed discussion of the life and times of  Read more...


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