scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 1,233
The Pharaoh Who Was Called Akhenaten By Bob Disherman A research paper submitted to Mr Touma in partial fulfillment of the requirements for World Cultures Charlotte Country Day School Charlotte North Carolina November 20 2000 Akhenaten will always be remembered as a great heretic ruler who uprooted traditional Egyptian religions and conjured a monotheistic religion that is very close in nature to Christianity and Judaism His political power was not his strong point but with the creation of the religion and the vast change in art forms Akhenaten will never be forgotten Amenhotep IV the name Akhenaten was born with was the son of the Pharaoh Amenhotep III and Amenhotep IIIs second wife Tiye Vansten 6 Amenhotep III was the great-grandson of the famous conquer Thutmose III Editora Part I 1 who had gained enormous amounts of land and respect from North Africa and the Middle East and because he was the glory that his great-grandfather produced was laid onto him Redford 34 Therefore his role in Egypt was somewhat diminished because he accomplished no great victories or wars but he did command the power of the people and made them believe that he was the Sun King Redford 34 However one of his most significant ideas was the introduction of co-regency Aldred 178 which forever changed the way that Pharaohs would rule Amenhotep III first marriage was slightly uncommon in traditional beliefs Normally a pharaoh would not be allowed to marry a commoner but that is exactly what Amenhotep III did he married Tiye Editora Part 1 1 a girl from the Middle Egypt whose father was a foreigner named Yuya Redford 36 Tiye was the Great Kings Wife until one of their daughters Sat-amun was elevated higher then she was Redford
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA