Tell el Amarna and the Bible
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Tell el Amarna and the Bible

By Charles Franklin Pfeiffer
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Table of Contents
  • TELL EL AMARNA AND THE BIBLE
  • CONTENTS
  • Illustrations
  • PREFACE
  • I DISCOVERIES AT AMARNA
    • The Beginnings
    • The Amarna Tablets
    • Excavations at Amarna
  • II THE RESTLESS PHARAOH
    • The New Kingdom
    • Young Amenhotep IV
    • The Break with Amon
    • The New Capital
    • The End of an Era
  • III THE HORIZON OF ATON
    • The Boundaries of Akhetaton
    • The Move to the New Capital
    • The Plan of the City
    • The Rock Tombs
  • IV ATONISM
    • Ancient Egyptian Religion
    • Aton Worship
    • The Triumph of Aton
    • Moses and Aton
    • The Death of Aton
  • V THE HYMN TO THE ATON
    • The Splendor and Power of Aton
    • Nighttime
    • Daytime
    • The Creation: Man
    • The Creation: Animal Life
    • Aton’s Glory in Creation
    • Aton Waters the Earth
    • Aton: Lord of the Seasons
    • Aton’s Providence
  • VI THE AFFAIRS OF EMPIRE
    • The Kings of Mitanni
    • Emerging Assyria
    • The Hittite Challenge
    • Rib-Addi of Byblos
    • Lab‘ayu of Shechem
    • Abdi-Khepa of Jerusalem
    • Amarna Age Palestine
    • The ‘Apiru
  • VII TRADE AND COMMERCE DURING THE AMARNA AGE
    • Minoan Crete
    • The Phoenicians
  • VIII THE ART OF AMARNA
    • Sunken Relief
    • Realism
    • Caricature
    • Transitional Art Forms
    • The Development of Amarna Art
  • IX THE END OF AN ERA
    • Smenkhkare
    • Tutankhaton-Tutankhamon
    • Eye and Horemhab
  • X AMARNA AND THE BIBLE
    • Written Records
    • Canaanite Glosses
    • Amarna Age Palestine
    • Affairs of Government
  • BIBLIOGRAPHY
    • Archaeology
    • History
    • Art and Tomb Inscriptions
    • Religion
    • The Amarna Tablets
      • Texts
      • Transcription and Translation
      • Studies
  • FOOTNOTES
  • INDEX
  • Baker Studies in Biblical Archaeology
  • Transcriber’s Notes
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