79: Let My People Go
Amunhotep II (Part 3): Slavery and the Bible.
In 1435 BCE, King Amunhotep II led a devastating war in Syria. He took thousands of captives, and transported them to Egypt by force. Once there, they became captive-workers of the Egyptian elite. Was this the historical inspiration for the Biblical "Captivity"? We go in search of answers...
Music by Keith Zizza www.keithzizza.com
Additional Music by Michael Levy www.ancientlyre.com
Images and Bibliography at https://egyptianhistorypodcast.com/2017/07/16/episode-79-let-my-people-go/
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