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Study revisits mystery of Egyptian King Ramesses III's killing
CNN ^ | 12-18-2012 | CNN Staff

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 ...


TOPICS: Conspiracy; History
KEYWORDS: archaeology; assassination; catastrophism; crime; egypt; godsgravesglyphs; ramessesiii; ramses; ramsesiii

1 posted on 12/18/2012 11:28:26 AM PST by Renfield
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To: SunkenCiv

Ping


2 posted on 12/18/2012 11:29:39 AM PST by Renfield (Turning apples into venison since 1999!)
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To: Renfield; 75thOVI; agrace; aimhigh; Alice in Wonderland; AndrewC; aragorn; aristotleman; ...
Sure, he died in the Egyptian Spring. Thanks Renfield.



3 posted on 12/18/2012 7:50:01 PM PST by SunkenCiv (https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/)
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 GGG managers are SunkenCiv, StayAt HomeMother & Ernest_at_the_Beach
Thanks Renfield.

Just adding to the catalog, not sending a general distribution.

To all -- please ping me to other topics which are appropriate for the GGG list.


4 posted on 12/18/2012 7:50:29 PM PST by SunkenCiv (https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/)
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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
1945
http://www.varchive.org/ce/theses.htm


5 posted on 12/18/2012 7:55:55 PM PST by SunkenCiv (https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/)
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