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State Correspondence in the Ancient WorldFrom New Kingdom Egypt to the Roman Empire$
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Karen Radner

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9780199354771

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2014

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199354771.001.0001

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Egyptian State Correspondence of the New Kingdom

Egyptian State Correspondence of the New Kingdom

The Letters of the Levantine Client Kings in the Amarna Correspondence and Contemporary Evidence

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(p.10) Chapter 1 Egyptian State Correspondence of the New Kingdom
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State Correspondence in the Ancient World
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Jana Mynářová

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199354771.003.0002

This chapter analyzes the communication strategies of New Kingdom Egypt in its holdings in the Levant (Syro-Palestine) during the 14th century BC, taking its departure from the vassal rulers’ correspondence of the so-called Amarna Letters.

Keywords:   State communication, Long-distance communication, Messenger, Envoy, Tell el-Amarna, Amarna Letters, New Kingdom Egypt, Late Bronze Age, Vassal, Cuneiform tablet, Papyrus

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