In 1488 BCE, Hatshepsut makes some of her most daring moves. She takes the throne, becoming the second of Egypt's currently reigning kings. To solidify her old on power, Hatshepsut leads a short campaign to Nubia, and then begins work on a magnificent building project. We explore the temple of Djeser-Djeseru, "Holy of Holies," the great terrace at Deir el-Bahari.
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