Format

Book

Author

Cooney, Kara.

Title

The woman who would be king / Kara Cooney.

Edition

First edition.

Description

xii, 298 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm

Summary

A portrait of the longest-reigning woman pharaoh Hatchepsut in Ancient Egypt draws on surviving artifacts to consider her unprecedented rise, her achievements, and why most of her monuments were destroyed after her death.

Subjects
  • Hatshepsut, Queen of Egypt.
  • Queens -- Egypt -- Biography.
  • Egypt -- History.
  • Egypt -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-289) and index.
  • Bklst 09/15/2014
  • PW 08/04/2014
  • Kirkus 08/15/2014
Contents

Divine origins -- A place of her own -- King's great wife -- Regency for TIII: close family relationships and depictions as queen -- Claiming the kingship -- A woman king -- Jubilee -- The setting sun -- The king is dead; long live the real king -- Title TK.

LCCN

2014000243

ISBN
  • 9780307956767
  • 0307956768
System Availability

1

Current Holds

0

Call Number

92 HATSHEPSUT

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