Episode 34: Night of the Long Knives

(c.1962 BCE) King Amenemhat I has been slain in his bed. The court of Egypt is in panic: prince Senuseret is hurrying home from Libya, and all is in flux. A minor functionary named Sinuhe is caught up in the storm, and flees for his life. Thereby hangs a tale... Images and Bibliography at https://egyptianhistorypodcast.com/2014/09/02/episode-34-night-of-the-long-knives/