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City of Akhenaten.

T. Eric Peet

City of Akhenaten.

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Published by Offices ofthe Egypt Exploration Fund in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesThe Egypt Exploration Society -- 38rd memoirs
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 176 p. :
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19298686M


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Professor Barry Kemp is one of the most experienced egyptologist who has devoted over thirty years to Amarnas exploration, in this book he offers insights into the life and times of the citizens of ancient egypt about the city of akhenaten and his wife nefertiti and the amarna and its people,this is one of the most amazing books that i am Cited by: Barry Kemp's The City of Akhenaten and Nefertiti is built on more than three decades of work in Tell el-Amarna, and gives readers a glimpse of what life was like in the city of Akhetaten (now better known as Amarna) during the reign of Akhenaten.

Kemp covers a broad range of topics, including clothing, households, industry, palace apartments, and spiritual life/5. 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 brought it.

Kemp's book is the culmination of over thirty-five years of scholarship and archaeological work: it will not disappoint readers interested in Amarna Period. Those who read The City of Akhenaten and Nefertiti are provided with rare glimpses of everyday life in the 'city of Akhetaten', while it was Egypt's capital in the fourteenth century BCE.

The City of Akhenaten and Nefertiti by Barry Kemp,download free ebooks, Download free PDF EPUB ebook. In the fifth year of his reign Akhenaten, Egypt’s first and only monotheistic pharoah, moved his entire court from Karnak miles north to El Amarna.

He named this new city Akhetaten, which means The Horizon of the Aten. Aten was the Creator Sun God who’s influence grew during the reigns of Amenhotep II, Tuthmosis IV and Amenhotep III.

For the first time ever, researchers were able to recreate a 3D model of the Lost City of Akhenaten: Amarna. Pharaoh Amenhotep IV, also known as Akhenaten, was one of the most controversial Pharoah ever to rule over Ancient Egypt.

Considered by many as a heretic, Akhenaten imposed, for the first time, single religion solely. Books shelved as akhenaten: Nefertiti by Michelle Moran, Pillar of Fire by Judith Tarr, The Egyptian by Mika Waltari, I, the Sun by Janet E.

Morris, and. Akhenaten alabaster Amarna Amenophis appears Aten bases Beads block blue brick Broad Bronze building built cartouche central City columns containing corner court Davies diameter Ditto dockets door Dump east entrance evidence examples excavations face figure floor foundations four Fragment of faience give granite ground Hall hand Harem head.

Akhenaten, also spelled Akhenaton, Akhnaton, or Ikhnaton, also called Amenhotep IV, Greek Amenophis, king (–36 bce) of ancient Egypt of the 18th dynasty, who established a new cult dedicated to the Aton, the sun’s disk (hence his assumed name, Akhenaten, meaning “beneficial to Aton”).

What was Akhenaten’s family like. This book surveys Akhenaten's life and times and discusses the reign of his father in which he grew up, his early years as king at Thebes and his later years at Amarna, his new city. There is a section on the royal family and its relationships, including Akhenaten's beautiful queen Nefertiti, their six daughters and other members of the royal.

Professor Barry Kemp is one of the most experienced egyptologist who has devoted over thirty years to Amarnas exploration, in this book he offers insights into the life and times of the citizens of ancient egypt about the city of akhenaten and his wife nefertiti and the amarna and its people,this is one of the most amazing books that i am /5(64).

A companion to Abydos in the New Aspects of Antiquity series, this book - a remarkable evocation of an ancient city - brings together for the first time the history of the site of Tell el-Amarna from its foundation by the pharaoh Akhenaten in c.

bc to its abandonment just 16 or 17 years later, a few years after his death/5(71). A companion to Abydos in the New Aspects of Antiquity series, this book a remarkable evocation of an ancient city brings together for the first time the history of the site of Tell el-Amarna from its foundation by the pharaoh Akhenaten in c.

bc to its abandonment just 16 /5(64). Barry Kemp is an famous archaeologist who has done a three decade excavation of the Egyptian ancient city of Amarna. This is a look at his writing of the his outlook of the city, and its enigmatic ruler Akhenaten. Additional Physical Format: Online version: City of Akhenaten.

London: Egypt Exploration Society, (OCoLC) Online version: City of Akhenaten. A companion to Abydos in the New Aspects of Antiquity series, this book – a remarkable evocation of an ancient city – brings together for the first time the history of the site of Tell el-Amarna from its foundation by the pharaoh Akhenaten in c.

bc to its abandonment just 16 or 17 years later, a /5(62). Short description: Ba y Kemp. City of Akhenaten and Nefertiti. Amarna and its people, \Ba y Kemp. City of Akhenaten and Nefertiti. Amarna and its people,Moscow, We have thousands of titles and often several copies of each title may be available.

Please contact us for details on condition of available copies of the book. This is the first book written by archaeologist and broadcastor Mary Chubb about her adventures and experiences on various digs in the Near East and East Mediterranean. This story concerns her time at the site of Tell el Amarna in Egypt, the city of Akhenaten, in Written as a novel, but full of historical facts and real-life experiences.

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Amarna (/ ə ˈ m ɑːr n ə /; Arabic: العمارنة ‎, romanized: al-ʿamārnah) is an extensive Egyptian archaeological site that represents the remains of the capital city newly established ( BC) and built by the Pharaoh Akhenaten of the late Eighteenth Dynasty, and abandoned shortly after his death ( BC).

The name for the city employed by the ancient Egyptians is written as Location: Minya Governorate, Egypt. A companion to Abydos in the New Aspects of Antiquity series, this book – a remarkable evocation of an ancient city – brings together for the first time the history of the site of Tell el-Amarna from its foundation by the pharaoh Akhenaten in c.

Akhenaten choose to move there in his fourth year as Pharaoh, soon carving beautiful boundary stelae into the cliffs around the city, attributing the choice of the site to the Aten.

Many of these stelae have since been destroyed, in at least one case by treasure-seekers trying to open the "door" in the stone. Introduction: The City of the Horizon 1 Building a Vision Akhenaten's Crime What Lay in His Mind.

Akhenaten the Teacher Akhenaten's Appearance Akhenaten's Vision: The Written Version Akhenaten's Vision: The Implementation The Coming of the Crowds 2 Akhenaten's Resources The Landscape The Greening of Pages: %%BUY_BOX(,1,The City of Akhenaten and Nefertiti: Amarna and Its People)%% Kemp (Ancient Egypt: Anatomy of a Civilization), a distinguished emeritus professor of Egyptology at.

The Central City and the official quarters: the excavations at Tell-el-Amarna during the seasons and v. 1 text, v. 2 plates / by J.D.S. Pendlebury. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The City of Akhenaten and Nefertiti: Amarna and Its People (New Aspects of Antiquity) at Read honest and /5.

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The skeleton belonged to a child who lived at Amarna more than 3, years ago, when the site was Egypt’s capital. The city was founded by Akhenaten, a king who, along with his wife Nefertiti.

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Professor Barry Kemp is one of the most experienced egyptologist who has devoted over thirty years to Amarnas exploration, in this book he offers insights into the life and times of the citizens of ancient egypt about /5(63).

Book Overview A city of temples, royal palaces, civic offices, and elite tombs--and of small-scale mud-brick dwellings too--Amarna was an urban village where most of its citizens were only two or three steps removed in the social scale from the king.

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Free shipping for many products. Ahmed Osman's recent archaeological discoveries and historical documents contend that Akhenaten and Moses were one and the same man. In a stunning retelling of the Exodus story, Osman details the events of Moses/Akhenaten's life: how he was brought up by Israelite relatives and ruled Egypt for seventeen years before he was forced to abdicate the throne.

The book also explores the Atenist religion's possible relationship to Israel's religion, offering a close comparison of the hymn to the Aten to Psalmwhich has been identified by scholars as influenced by the Egyptian hymn. and the archaeology of Akhenaten's capital city, Amarna.

It goes on to explore the pharaoh's extraordinary. A good overview is provided of the Akhenaten Temple Project. Some of the author's comments are amusing which makes the book more enjoyable especially through the 'dry' moments. The book contains a short glossary, suggested readings, and many black and white illustrations and drawings.

It is recommended for the open-minded lay person/5(5). Akhenaten (pron.: / ˌ ɑː k ə ˈ n ɑː t ən /; [1] also spelled Echnaton, [6] Akhenaton, [7] Ikhnaton, [8] and Khuenaten; [9] [10] meaning "living spirit of Aten") known before the fifth year of his reign as Amenhotep IV (sometimes given its Greek form, Amenophis IV, and meaning Amun is Satisfied), was a Pharaoh of the Eighteenth dynasty of Egypt who ruled for 17 years and died perhaps in Consort(s): Nefertiti, Kiya, Meritaten, Ankhesenamun, An.

Set in ancient Egypt the book is based on the life and times of King Akhenaten. The tale starts in his childhood where, as a gifted child, his parents, Amenhotep-the-Magnificent and Queen Tiye attempt to guide him along the right path without much success.

However, the boy and his friends romp th. Although what follows is only a small part of what eventually became my book, Moses and Akhenaten: Brothers in Alms, it is a particularly fascinating story in its own right. Many authors, researchers and scientists have written of the events of the Exodus with various theories being put forward and I openly acknowledge all of their : Ted Loukes.