Empires: Egypt's Golden Empire: The Power of Egypt's Priests
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priesthood
ancient egypt
world history
Toward the end of Amenhotep III's reign the priesthood at Thebes begins to grow more and more powerful. Their role in Egyptian religion and swelling treasuries place them in a position to even begin rivaling the Pharaoh in power. Amenhotep and his son will seek to undo this.
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