LECTURE 23 - LECTURE 23! 1. The End of the 18th Dynasty a....

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LECTURE 23!!!! 1. The End of the 18 th Dynasty a. Horemheb a.i. Final king of the 18 th dynasty a.ii. Policies against Amarna predecessors – destruction of Amarna 2. New Kingdom The 19th Dynasty a. The Ramessides a.i. Ramses I a.ii. Sethy I (Biggest claim to fame now is father of Ramses II) a.iii. Ramses II (Considered the greatest of all Pharaohs) a.iii.1. He lived to be 96 years old a.iii.2. Had 200 wives, up to 60 daughters and 96 sons a.iii.3. Long lasting king meaning stability a.iii.4. Co-ruler with his father which ensured a smooth transition a.iii.5. Fairly tall and had red hair, had strong jaw and oval face, high cheek bones, found his hair dyed a.iii.6. Campaigns against the Hittites (Battle of Kadesh a.iii.6.a. Sethy I campaigned in this area with Ramses II a.iii.6.b. Egyptians do not hold things well outside the Nile Valley a.iii.6.c. Hittites took over the Natolean Peninsula and they are a very strong chariot based people, they introduce the chariot to the Greeks and Kadesh is
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LECTURE 23 - LECTURE 23! 1. The End of the 18th Dynasty a....

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