A very recommendable book with easy to read text.
This book provides a valuable reassessment of the reign of Hatchepsut - and places her firmly as one of Egypt's great monarchs and certainly the greatest female King.
At the same time as she displays a scholar's caution in weighing evidence and interpretation, Tyldesley writes a very readable book.
After reading Daughters of Isis: Women of Ancient Egypt (Penguin History), I simply had to pick up Tyldesley's history of the New Kingdom pharoh Hatshepsut. Read morePublished 1 month ago by doc peterson
Greatly enjoyed this bio. 8 chapters broken down to key subjects that showed who she was, what she accomplished and what she meant. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Glenn D. Robinson
This used hardback was in perfect condition at about 15% the original price. I had bought it years ago, but never got around to reading it. Now I'm enjoying it so much. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Karen L. Parlette
A very interesting and readable book for all non-Egyptologists who have at least some knowledge of 18th dynasty happenings in Egypt. . Read morePublished 12 months ago by P. E. Van Heeswijck
Hatchepsut has fascinated the popular imagination by cross-dressing as a man, donning a man's kilt, wearing a false beard, and claiming herself as a king rather than a queen. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Lauralee Jacks
Not only was this an interested book for my class, the book also was in great shape and has an easy to read font/ size.Published 20 months ago by Elizabeth
This book provides a valuable reassessment of the reign of Hatchepsut - and places her firmly as one of Egypt's great monarchs and certainly the greatest female King. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Harry
Book arrived on time, have enjoyed reading it. I would buy more used books from dealer, the book was everything he said was.Published 21 months ago by Miege
I would recommend this book to any one who has an interest in this Pharaoh in particular,or ancient Egyptian history in general.
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