Episode 48: End of an Era

(c. 1845 BCE) Ny-ma'at-Re Amenemhat III is the last all-powerful ruler of Dynasty 12. In his 46 years of rule (1845-1798 BCE) there are notable expeditions and settlements in the Sinai, monumental construction projects in Dahshur, Hawara and Biahmu. Wealth and power belong to the king. But all is not well within the kingdom... Images and Bibliography at https://egyptianhistorypodcast.com/2015/05/30/432/