By Aidan Dodson

through the half-millennium from the 11th in the course of the 6th centuries BC, the facility and the honor of the imperial pharaohs of the hot country crumbled within the face of inner crises and exterior pressures, finally reversed by means of invaders from Nubia and consolidated via natives of the Nile Delta following a chain of Assyrian invasions.
Much of this period continues to be imprecise, with little consensus between Egyptologists. by contrast history, Aidan Dodson reconsiders the proof and proposes a few new options to the issues of the interval. He additionally considers the artwork, structure, and archaeology of the interval, together with the royal tombs of Tanis, certainly one of which yielded the intact burials of no fewer than 5 pharaohs. The booklet is commonly illustrated with photos of this fabric, a lot of that's little identified to non-specialists of the period.
By the writer of the bestselling Amarna sundown and Poisoned Legacy.

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