Reference Entry

Amasis (569–526bce)

Jack A. Josephson

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt

Published in print January 2001 | ISBN: 9780195102345
Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780195187656
Amasis (569–526bce)

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(r. 569–526bce),

fifth king of the Saite or twenty-sixth dynasty, Late period. Although not descended from the royal

Reference Entry.  761 words. 

Subjects: Egyptology

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