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Ancient Egypt
1. Introduction
2. People
3. Life styles
4. Culture
5. Education and Science
6. Society
7. Economy
8. Government
9. Cities and Villages
10. Language
11. Religion
12. Kings / periods
13. History
14. Map

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Amenophis 2
Other spelling: Amenhotep

Statue of Amenophis 2. Egyptian Museum, Turin, Italy.
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Statue of Amenophis 2. Egyptian Museum, Turin, Italy.

King of Ancient Egypt 1427-1400 BCE, 27 years, the 7th ruler of the 18th Dynasty.
His principal achievement was to continue military campaigns in Syria, where he managed to receive the loyalty of the local chiefs. His mummy has been found in the Valley of the Kings near today's Luxor.

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By Tore Kjeilen