New kingdom egyptian pharaohs
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... New Kingdom in the ancient Egypt history is between the sixteenth and the eleventh century BCE (1570-1070 BCE). The temples, tombs and the Pharaohs of the New Kingdom have left a mark upon the face of Egypt. Some of the most famous Pharaohs during this period included Ahmose I, Hapshepsut, Thutmose III, Amenhotep III, Akhenaten, Ramesses, and Tutankhamun. All these rulers attempted to combine factors from both the ancient traditions and the contemporary developments in their own times to create structures of ruling legitimacy, social hierarchy and cultural identity for their people.
As in ancient Egypt, the Pharaohs in the new kingdom, were at the top of social and political order, including contro...