By James Baikie

When we give some thought to the Cretans and Hittites, the powers of Babylonia and Assyria, and the interior stipulations in Syria and Palestine, it could hardly ever be doubted that the reign of Akhetaten marks a turning aspect, particularly in Egyptian heritage, but in addition within the wider heritage of the traditional global. the following the writer vigorously reproduces this age, to teach the intensely human curiosity that lies within the tale of faith and artwork of decadence and reform.

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