By Donald Bruce Redford
Thutmose III's (15th c. B.C.) compatible and brilliant new coverage lay the foundation for Egypt's empire in Syria and Palestine. major resource of our wisdom in this formative interval stems from the so-called Annals of this king within the internal chambers of the good Karnak temple of Amun. half One incorporates a new collation of those Annals, in addition to a hand-copy of the inscription, textual research and statement. partially the reader will locate new translations including observation on extra resources relating the wars: the king's speeches, royal encomia, and personal biographies. the amount concludes with an historic observation, and locations the wars of their historic context. A accomplished, illuminating and obtainable evaluate of Egypt's coverage in Syria and Palestine.