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Hubris: Horemheb’s downfall

June 17, 2010


Everybody knows the story of Tutankhamun, the boy king who ruled as Pharoah of Egypt for ten years from 1333-1323BC. What isn’t known is the story of one of his military advisors, Horemheb, who rose from being a common-born man to the young pharoah’s right-hand man – and eventually became pharoah himself. When the boy […]