Ancient Egyptians: Akhenaten

  |  Buy to Own: 31/10/2005
  |  52 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Part of the documentary series examining the history and culture of the ancient Egyptians. This volume looks at the controversial reign of Akhenaten, the pharaoh who launched a religious heresy by declaring that there was only one god, Aten, the solar disc. Moving the capital of Egypt from Thebes into the desert wilderness, Akhenaten presided over a period of great artistic development.