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The city of Akhenaten and Nefertiti : Amarna and its people /

The ancient site of Tell el-Amarna in Middle Egypt was the capital city of the heretic pharaoh Akhenaten and his chief consort, Nefertiti. Occupied for just sixteen or so years in the fourteenth century BC, the city lay largely abandoned and forgotten until excavations over the last hundred years... Full description

Main Author: Kemp, Barry J.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: London : Thames & Hudson, 2012
Series: New aspects of antiquity.
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Contents: The Cast of characters -- City of the horizon -- Building a vision -- Akhenaten's resources -- The city of the Sun-God -- The apartments of the Pharaoh -- City of people -- The quality of life -- Spiritual life at Amarna -- What kinds of city? -- An end and a beginning.
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