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What Was in Store for the Citizens of the Besieged City? The Battle of Megiddo—Part II

Friday, February 24, 2017 9:09
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Thutmosis III statue and Ancient Egyptian military in battle

Pharaoh Thutmose III pushed his 12,000-strong army towards the banks of the Orontes River. His scribe, Tjaneni, kept a daily journal in order to have the Pharaoh’s military exploits inscribed by his artisans on the walls of Amun-Re’s temple at Karnak. The men lay siege to the coalition of Canaanites led by the King of Kadesh. What lay in store for the citizens of Megiddo?

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