Episode 67b: The Battle of Megiddo

Interlude: A Dramatic Reading

1473 BCE. With the help of some fellow podcasters, the story of Thutmose’s Megiddo Campaign comes to life. The result is a dramatic performance of Thutmose’s epic account, as it was written on the walls of Karnak Temple!

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Readings provided by:

  • Elias Belhaddad (The History of Islam)
  • Ben Jacobs (Wittenberg to Westphalia)
  • Travis J Dow (History of Germany)
  • Steve Guerra (History of the Papacy)
  • Thomas Daly (American Biography)
  • David Crowther (The History of England)
  • and Erik Fogg (ReConsider)

Bibliography:

Toby Wilkinson, Writings from Ancient Egypt, 2016 (text).

Hans Goedicke, The Battle of Megiddo, 2000.

Donald B. Redford, The Wars in Syria and Palestine of Thutmose III, 2003.

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