Episode 7: He Appears Like the Sun

Dynasty 4: The Great Sphinx (and others).


Around 2480 BCE, Khufu died. The throne passed to his two eldest sons: the short-lived Djed-ef-Re, and then Khafre ("He Appears Like Re"). Khafre ruled long and well, and in his reign the grand monument we know as the Great Sphinx was constructed...


Time period: circa 2550 - 2500 BCE.

Kings: Djed-ef-Re (Djedefre); Kha-ef-Re (Khafre)

Notable sites: Giza; Abu Roash.


Images and Bibliography at: https://egyptianhistorypodcast.com/2013/04/01/episode-7-he-appears-like-re/

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