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Author Aldred, Cyril.

Title Akhenaten, King of Egypt / Cyril Aldred.

Publication Info. New York : Thames and Hudson, 1988.


Location Call No. Status
 Mansfield, Main Library - Adult Nonfiction  932.01 ALDRED    Check Shelf
Description 320 pages, 28 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 308-312) and index.
Contents The discovery of Akhenaten -- The private tombs of Amarna -- The tombs in the Royal Wadi -- The boundary stelae -- The buried evidence: the early finds -- The Karnak Talatat -- The other monuments -- Personalia -- Interpretations -- Egypt in the eighteenth dynasty: foreign affairs -- Egypt in the eighteenth dynasty: home affairs -- The god's wife and the chief queen -- The reign of Tuthmosis IV -- The reign of Amenophis III -- The question of a co-regency -- The Amarna letters -- Tomb No. 55 in the Valley of the Kings -- The Amarna queens -- The pathology -- The heresy -- The reign of Amenophis IV -- The reign of Akhenaten -- The last years of Akhenaten -- The Amarna aftermath -- "The good ruler who loves mankind.
Subject Akhenaton, King of Egypt.
Pharaohs -- Biography.
Egypt -- History -- Eighteenth dynasty, approximately 1570 B.C.-1320 B.C.
Tell el-Amarna (Egypt) -- History.
Egypt -- Antiquities.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Egypt -- Tell el-Amarna.
ISBN 0500050481
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