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Book details
  • Genre:FICTION
  • SubGenre:Historical / General
  • Language:English
  • Pages:190
  • eBook ISBN:9781483541495

Hatshepsut Pharaoh Queen

by Aimee Lamb

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Born to be queen Hatshepsut ruled as regent for her nephew Thutmose III
Hatshepsut, the only legal heir of Thutmose I, was married to her half brother Thutmose II an ineffective ruler at best, who preferred to be thought of as a great military commander and left the ruling of Egypt to his half sister/wife. Hatshepsut had all the attributes of a male Pharaoh, even leading troops into battle. She ruled Egypt with a firm hand, was admired for her ongoing building of some of Egypt's most famous temples, funerary sites as well as sponsoring a trade expedition to the Land of Punt. During her reign peace and prosperity reigned in Egypt. As a very young princess she is thought to have rescued Moses from the bulrushes...
About the author
Aimee Lamb has two other published books, both set in the 1700s. "Fiona" and "Red Deer"