Skip to comments.Study revisits mystery of Egyptian King Ramesses III's killing
Posted on 12/18/2012 11:28:15 AM PST by Renfield
Forget old conspiracy theories about snake bites and fatal poisons. Egyptian King Ramesses III died after a brutal throat slashing, a new study says.
The study provides the latest twist in a mystery that has long perplexed researchers.
Did a venomous viper take him out? Poison? An assassination plot in a reign tainted by war?
And if it were the latter, who did it?
Researches say he died at the hands of a killer in a plot planned by one of his wives and a son who wanted to succeed him....
(Excerpt) Read more at edition.cnn.com ...
Sure, he died in the Egyptian Spring. Thanks Renfield.
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see section XII of:
Theses for the Reconstruction of Ancient History
from the End of the Middle Kingdom in Egypt
to the Advent of Alexander the Great
by Immanuel Velikovsky
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