Episode 45: The Book of Two Ways

Senuseret III (Part 3): The Coffin Texts.

Around 1867 BCE, the nobles were taking a greater share in the economy than ever before. This "flowering" of elite culture produced some wonderful works: ornately decorated coffins, painted with spells, hymns, and even stories connected with the underworld of Osiris...

Images and Bibliography at https://egyptianhistorypodcast.com/2015/03/28/episode-45-the-book-of-two-ways/

For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy