Fri, 1 March 2013
Dynasty 3: Djoser and the Step Pyramid.
The Third Dynasty opens with a king named Netjerykhet Djoser, whose architectural achievements
gave birth to pyramid building. Egypt's government reveals its developing hierarchy,
and the expansion into the eastern deserts brings gods like Hathor to the fore.
Hathor's bloodlust, described in the tale The Destruction of Mankind, is discussed.
Fri, 15 February 2013
The Second Dynasty.
The conflicts of Horus Khasekhemwy and Seth Peribsen continue.
The Second Dynasty passes with little record to tell us of its rulers or events.