Episode 34: Night of the Long Knives

Senuseret I (Part I): The Tale of Sinuhe. Egypt is in disarray. King Amenemhat I has been murdered in his bed, slain by his own guards. Hearing the news, a royal soldier and attendant named Sinuhe panics – his livelihood has disappeared and his connection to royal society severed. Sinuhe flees to Byblos, in modern Lebanon. Venturing inland,…