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People/Characters: Amenhotep III

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Akhenaten: The Heretic King by Donald B. Redfordas Amenophis III
Amenhotep III: Perspectives on His Reign by David O'Connor
Ancient Egypt on 5 Deben a Day by Donald P. Ryan
Berossos and Manetho, Introduced and Translated: Native Traditions in Ancient Mesopotamia and Egypt by Gerald Verbruggheas Amenophis III
Chronicle of a Pharaoh: The Intimate Life of Amenhotep III by Joann Fletcher
Egypt's Golden Empire: The Dramatic Story of Life in the New Kingdom by Joyce A. Tyldesley
Egyptomania: A History of Fascination, Obsession and Fantasy by Ronald H. Fritze
El Ocaso de Atón by Lola Xaxonot in English Common Knowledge
The Lost Pharaohs by Leonard Cottrellas Amenophis III
Mythology's Last Gods: Yahweh and Jesus by William Harwood
Pharaohs of the Sun: Akhenaten : Nefertiti : Tutankhamen by Rita E. Freed
Queens of the Pharaohs by Leonard CottrellAmenophis III
The Story of Egypt by Joann Fletcher
The Story of Painting by Wendy Beckett
Tutankhamen by Christiane Desroches-Noblecourtas Amenophis III
When Egypt Ruled the East by George Steindorff

Character description

Amenhotep III (Hellenized as Amenophis III; Egyptian Amāna-Ḥātpa; meaning Amun is Satisfied), also known as Amenhotep the Magnificent, was the ninth pharaoh of the Eighteenth Dynasty. According to different authors, he ruled Egypt from June 1386 to 1349 BC, or from June 1388 BC to December 1351 BC/1350 BC, after his father Thutmose IV died. Amenhotep III was Thutmose's son by a minor wife, Mutemwiya.

His reign was a period of unprecedented prosperity and artistic splendour, when Egypt reached the peak of its artistic and international power. When he died in the 38th or 39th year of his reign, his son initially ruled as Amenhotep IV, but then changed his own royal name to Akhenaten 

Amenhotep III in Wikipedia
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