Translated and Annotated, Notes and Comments
Based on the hieroglyphic texts of the Ramesside Period of
Ancient Egypt (c.1300-1100 BC), this volume of commentaries
complements K.A. Kitchen?s previously published Ramesside
Inscriptions, Volume III, Translated and Annotated Translations:
Ramesses II, His Contemporaries and deals with the monuments
and documents of members of the civil, military, and ecclesiastical
administrations of Ramesses II.
- An indispensable and extensive compendium of texts containing
the personal monuments, documents, and memorials of all known
officials from the reign of Ramesses II from the most senior
officials down to the workmen of Deir el-Medina.
- Contains detailed biographical studies of the careers,
achievements and families of Ramesses II?s principal
- Includes a range of funerary texts offering a glimpse into
forms of personal piety under Ramesses II.
- Comprises autobiographical texts displaying a range of
self-expression and self-memorialization by officials?records
of personal achievements, allegiances, interaction with the divine,
and forms of social obligation.
- The latest in a respected series concerning the texts of the
Ramesside Period of Ancient Egypt (c. 1300-1100 BC).