Rameses II is remembered for being a mighty pharoah, statesman and builder but new research suggests otherwise in The Great Rameses: New Evidence Revealed
The pharaoh Rameses II is remembered for being a mighty warrior, statesman and builder.
But as we learn in this new series, archaeologists are increasingly questioning the idea that he was a great leader.
Instead they’re wondering whether, having declared himself a living god and peppered Egypt with monuments of himself, Rameses was the original master of political spin.
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