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Author Hoffmeier, James Karl, 1951-

Title Akhenaten and the origins of monotheism / James K. Hoffmeier.

Publication Info. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    299.31 HOF    Available
Description xvi, 293 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-287) and indexes.
Contents When the sun ruled Egypt -- Sky and sun together -- The dawn of the Amarna period -- The domain of Aten : the temples of Aten at Karnak -- Finding Aten and founding Akhet-aten -- Aten alone -- Is Atenism monotheism? -- The hymns to Aten : a monotheistic manifesto -- The influence of Atenism in Egypt and the Bible?
Subject Egypt -- Religion.
Sun worship -- Egypt.
Akhenaton, King of Egypt -- Religion.
ISBN 9780199792085 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0199792089 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780199792146 (ebook)
9780190217693 (online content)

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