The Ramesside Period in Egypt: Studies into Cultural and Historical Processes of the 19th and 20th Dynasties
Kubisch, Sabine and Ute Rummel, editors
Berlin: De Gruyter, 2018 pp. viii + 288. $114.99
Sonderschrift des Deutschen Archäologischen Instituts Kairo, 41
Description: The Ramesside Period forms a significant epoch of Ancient Egypt marked by an extraordinary intellectual and cultural productiveness as well as by profound political and social developments. Based on a broad range of sources and representing different research perspectives, the volume investigates aspects of art, architecture, religion, language and literature as well as of the political, social and economic history of Ramesside Egypt. Contributors include Jan Assman, Tamás A. Bács, Camilla Di Biase-Dyson, Peter J. Brand, Kathlyn M. Cooney, Christopher Eyre, Irene Forstner-Müller, Henning Franzmeier, Pierre Grandet, Ben Haring, Eva Hoffman, Dan‘el Kahn, Sabine Kubisch, Maria Michela Luiselli, Susanne Michels, Jan Moje, gregor Neunert, Maarten J. Raven, and Ute Rummel.
Subjects: Ancient Near East, Egyptian Literature, Literature, Methods, Historical Approaches, History, Ancient Near Eastern History, Archaeology
Review by H. P. R. Twiston Davies
Citation: H. P. R. Twiston Davies, review of Sabine Kubisch and Ute Rummel, eds., The Ramesside Period in Egypt: Studies into Cultural and Historical Processes of the 19th and 20th Dynasties, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2020).
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