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By Erik Hornung, Rolf Krauss, David A Warburton

This quantity bargains with the chronology of historical Egypt from the fourth millennium till the Hellenistic interval. An preliminary part stories the rules of Egyptian chronology, either historic and smooth, from annals and kinglists to C14 analyses of archaeological info. experts talk about assets, assemble lists of identified dates, and examine biographical info within the part dedicated to relative chronology. The editors are answerable for the ultimate part which makes an attempt a synthesis of the full diversity of obtainable info to reach at replacement absolute chronologies. the possible readership comprises experts in close to jap and Aegean stories in addition to Egyptologists.

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The case of Naunakhte has already been mentioned, but other families from Deir el-Medina can be traced from Dyn. 19 to the beginning of Dyn. 21. The family of Sennedjem runs from Dyn. 19 to the beginning of Dyn. 21, notably Nekhemmut junior who is attested in office from Ramesses IV to Ramesses IX. The family of Kaha can be traced from early Dyn. 19 to Ramesses XI. More importantly, the scribe Amennakhte was appointed to office in year 16 of Ramesses III and survived until Ramesses VI. His son is attested from Ramesses III to Ramesses IX, while his grandson appears from Ramesses VI to Ramesses IX.

A. Gaballa, The Memphite Tomb-chapel of Mose (Warminster, 1977), 22; Allam, Ostraka, 44. genealogy and chronology 39 Such a relationship is usually assumed but may not be correct. The guardian Penbuy of Dyn. 19 is known to have had two wives— Amentetwosret and Iretnefer. A stela shows Penbuy, Iretnefer and his adult son Amenmose, but another shows him with Amentetwosret and an infant Amenmose. 8 The dissolution of marriages by death or divorce would not have been uncommon, yet plurality of marriages is rarely documented.

E. 4 The names are accompanied by their secondary Greek translations, added only after noticeable corruption of the text occurred. 1 2 3 4 For the Abydos and Saqqara lists, see Redford, Annals, 18–24. Cf. above, Chapter I. 2. Waddell, Manetho, 213–225. Krauss, Amarnazeit, 274–276, with additional literature. 5 As a rule he did not list regnal years, except for Kheops and Khephren where he follows Herodotus. Diodorus mentions five ruling Egyptian queens instead of Herodotus’s single example. 7 But there are two features which are specific to the Aigyptiaka and which have no counterpart in pharaonic tradition: glosses and antisemitism.

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