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 Source Bibliography 

The following is a bibliography of reference resources used in the compilation of this site. All historical events in the contents are dated according to the reference work of:

[ Atlas of Ancient Egypt - John Baines and Jaromir Malek]

1.Akhenaten: The Heretic King - Donald B. Redford

2.Akhenaten: King of Egypt - Cyril Aldred

3.Akhenaten and the Religion of Light - Erik Hornung

4.The Murder of Tutankhamen - Bob Brier

5.Chronicle of the Pharaohs - Peter A. Clayton

6.Texts From the Amarna Period - William Murnane

7.The Complete Tutankhamun - Nicholas Reeves

8.Pharaohs of the Sun - Museum of Fine Arts: Boston

9.Nefertiti: Egypt's Sun Queen - Joyce Tyldesley

10.The Akhenaten Temple Project (all vols.) - Donald B. Redford

11.The Royal Women of Amarna - Dorothea Arnold

12.Journal of Cuneiform Studies 14 (1960) - Walter Federn

13.Journal of Cuneiform Studies 10 (1965) - Hans Guterbock

14.Amarna Reports (all vols.) - Egypt Exploration Society

15.KMT: Amarna Letters (all vols.) - various scholars

16.KMT: A Modern Journal of Ancient Egypt /summer 1991

17.Journal of the American Research Center in Egypt 15 (1978)

The author has drawn information from the above resources for information expressed in the default text. The italic text is fictional verse written soley by the site author.


 Comprehensive Amarna Bibliography 

A Survey of the Ancient City of El-Amarna - Barry Kemp & Salvadore Garfi

The Royal Tomb at El-Amarna 2 vols.- G. T. Martin

Akhenaten: Histoty, Fantasy and Ancient Egypt - Dominic Montserrat 

Akhenaten's Egypt - Angela P. Thomas

The Life and Times of Akhnaten, Pharaoh of Egypt - A. Weigall

The City of Akhenaten - J. D. Pendlebury

Akhenaten: The Heretic King - Donald B. Redford

The Boundary Stelae of Akhenaten - W. Murnane & C. VanSiclen

Akhenaten: King of Egypt - Cyril Aldred

Amarna in Retrospect: One Hundred Years of Tel el-Amarna - Barry Breitzel

Amarna Personal Names - Richard S. Hess

Tell el-Amarna - Flinders Petrie

King Sun: In Search of Akhenaten - Joy Collier

Art From the Age of Akhenaten - R. A. Fazzini

The First Heretic: The Life and Times of Ikhnaton - Fred Gladstone Bratton

The Age of Akhenaten - Trans. Jack Lindsay

Ikhnaton: Legend and History - John Frederick Giles

Nefertiti Lived Here - M. Chubb

Amarna Diplomacy: The Beginnings of International Relations - R. Cohen & R. Westbrook

Akhenaten and the Religion of Light - Erik Hornung (trans. David Lorton)

Sun Dreamer: The Mystical Love Story of King Akhenaten - Azura

The Great Hymn to Aten Iconography of Religion - R. Hari

Texts from the Amarna Period in Egypt - William Murnane

The Rock Tombs of El Amarna 6 vols. - N. De G. Davies

Pharaohs of the Sun: Akhenaten: Nefertiti: Tutankhamen - Rita E. Freed

The City of Akhenaten 3 vols. - Eric Peet et al.

The Chronology of the Amarna Letters - E. F. Campbell

The Amarna Letters - W. L. Moran

Amarna, City of Akhenaten and Nefertiti - Julia Samson

Akhenaten's Egypt - Angela P. Thomas

The Akhenaten Temple Project all vols. - Donald B. Redford

Amarna Personal Names - Richard S. Hess

Amarna Relief's from Hermopolis in American Collections - John D. Cooney 

A Bibliography of the Amarna Period and its Aftermath - G. T. Martin

Amarna: Ancient Egypt's Age of Revolution - Barbara Watterson

Eighteenth Dynasty Before the Amarna Period - K. Mysliwiec

Son of the Sun: The Life and Philosophy of Akhnaton - Savitri Devi

The New Kingdom Royal City: Studies in Egyptology - Peter Lacovara

Amenhotep III: Perspectives on His Reign - David O'Connor

Chronicle of a Pharaoh: The Intimate Life of Amenhotep III - Joann Fletcher

History and Chronology of the XVIIth Dynasty: - Donald B. Redford

The Art of Amenhotep III: Art Historical Analysis - L. M. Berman

Problems Concerning Amenophis III - H. Goedicke

Egypt's Dazzling Sun: Amenhotep III and His World - A. Kozloff, B. Bryan

Thebes in the Time of Amenhotep III: E. Riefstahl

The Tomb of Tutankhamen 3 vols.- Howard Carter & A. C. Mace

The Murder of Tutankhamen - Bob Brier

Tutankhamen: Life and Death of a Pharaoh - Christine Desroches-Noblecourt

Tut-Ankh-Amen: Living Image of the Lord - Moustafa Gadalla

A Journey Between Souls: The Story of a Soldier and a Pharaoh - Elaine Edgar

Tutankhamen: The Life and Death of a Boy King - Christine El Mahdy

Howard Carter: The Path to Tutankhamen - T. James

Tutankhamon: His Tomb and Its Treasures - L.  Eiddon & Stephan Edwards

The Gold of Tutankhamen - Kamal El Mallack, Arnold Brackman

The Human Remains from the Tomb of Tutankhamen - F. F. Leek

The Face of Tutankhamen - C. Frayling

Tutankhamun and Ancient Egypt - Deni Brown & Michele Claiborne

The Treasures of Tutankhamen - Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Shrines of Tutankhamen - Alexandre Piankoff

The Complete Tutankhamen - Nicholas Reeves

Masterpieces of Tutankhamen - David P. Silverman

Tutankhamun: The Untold Story - Thomas Hoving

Tutankhamun's Jewelry - I. E. S. Edwards

Tutankhamun's Tomb Series 10 vols./ The Griffith Institute

Tutankhamen: The Golden Monarch - Michael Carter 

Nefertiti: The Mystery Queen - Burnham Holmes

Nefertiti and Cleopatra: Queen-Monarchs of Ancient Egypt - Julia Samson

Akhenaten and Nefertiti - Cyril Aldred

Lady of the Two Lands: Five Queens of Ancient Egypt - Leonard Cottrell

Nefertiti: Egypt's Sun Queen - Joyce Tyldesley

Nefertiti - Evelyn Wells

The Royal Women of Amarna: Images of Beauty from Ancient Egypt - Dorothea Arnold

Nefertiti: An Archaeological Biography - P. Vandenberg

Silent Images: Women in Pharaonic Egypt - Zahi Hawass

The Tomb of Queen Tiyi (rev.) - T. M. Davis

 For those interested in the Bible and ancient Egypt: 

Testament - by Egyptologist John Romer / informative and readable

Ancient Near Eastern Texts Relating to the Old Testament - J Pritchard / academic

Pharaohs and Kings: A Biblical Quest  - by Egyptologist David Rohl / excellent

Ages in Chaos (2 vols.) - Dr. Immanuel Velikovsky / dated but interesting 

The Mythic Past - Prof. Thomas Thompson / Bible: fictive or historical?

Tell El Amarna and the Bible - Charles F. Pfeiffer / if you can find it

Moses the Egyptian: The Memory of Egypt in  Monotheism - Jan Assman

Jesus: Last of the Pharaohs - Ralph Ellis / a stretch

Out of Egypt - Ahmed Osman / widely read

Semitic Words in Egyptian Texts - James E. Hoch

Moses and Monotheism - Sigmund Freud / a classic

The Copper Scroll Decoded - Robert Feather / interesting

Pharaonic Egypt: the Bible and Christianity - Sarah Israelit-Groll / hard to find

Israel in Egypt: The Evidence for the Authenticity of the Exodus - James Hoffmeier / A+

Egypt, Canaan, and Israel in Ancient Times - Donald Redford / very academic



 Reference Books on Ancient Egypt 

The British Museum Book of Ancient Egypt - Stephen Quirke & Jeffrey Spenser

Atlas of Ancient Egypt - John Baines & Jaromir Malek

The Dictionary of Ancient Egypt - Ian Shaw & Paul Nicholson

Ancient Egyptian Literature 2 vols. - Miriam Lichtheim

The Ancient Egyptian Pyramid Texts - R. Faulkner trans.

The Gods and Symbols of Ancient Egypt: An Illustrated Dictionary - Manfred Lurker

The Ancient Egyptians: A Sourcebook of their Writings - Adolf Erman

A Dictionary of Egyptian Gods and Goddesses - G. Hart

The Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt - Margaret Bunson

A Biographical Dictionary of Ancient Egypt - Rosalie David

Who was Who in Egyptology 3rd ed. - M. L. Bierbrier

A Dictionary of Egyptian Civilization - G. Posener

Historical Dictionary of Ancient Egypt - Morris Bierbrie

Cambridge Ancient History - (all editions and years concerning ancient Egypt)

An X-Ray Atlas of the Royal Mummies - J. E. Harris & E. F. Wente

A Handlist to Howard Carter's Catalogue of Objects in the Tomb of Tutankhamen - H. Murray & M. Nuttal

The Egyptian Museum Cairo: Official Catalogue - M. Saleh & H. Sourouzian

Blue Guide: Egypt 3rd ed. - V. Seton & P. Stock

Annual Egyptological Bibliography

An Egyptian Hieroglyphic Dictionary 2 vols. - E. A. Wallis Budge

Egypt of the Pharaohs: An Introduction - Alan Gardiner

The Art and Architecture of Ancient Egypt - W. Stevenson Smith

The Travelers Guide to Ancient Egypt - John A. West

The Penguin Historical Atlas of Ancient Egypt - Bill Manley

Encyclopedia of the Archaeology in Ancient Egypt - Kathryn Bard

The Encyclopedia of Mummies - Bob Brier

Guide to the Pyramids of Egypt - Alberto Silotti

The Keys of Egypt - Lesley and Roy Adkins (Champollion biography)


 Amarna Fiction 

Akhnaton: A Play in Three Acts - Agatha Christie

Valley of the Kings - Cecelia Hollland

The Twelfth Transforming - Pauline Gedge

A God Against the Gods - Allen Drury

King of the Two Lands: The Pharaoh Akhenaten - Jacquetta Hawkes

Akhenaten: Dweller in Truth - Naguib Mahfouz

The Goddess Queen: A Novel Based on the Life of Nefertiti - Johanna Harwood

Return to Thebes - Allen Drury

Pillar of Fire - Judith Tarr

Sun Queen: A Novel About Nefertiti - Emma L. Patterson

The Lost Queen of Egypt - Lucile Morrison

The Egyptian - Mika Waltari

Brothers - Angela Elwell Hunt

Wrap Her In Light: A Novel of Ankhesenamon - Sandra Adelson

The Eye of Horus - Carol Thurston

The Golden Pharaoh - Karl Bruckner

 For your convienence:  -  Alibris 


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