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Published: 12 March 2015

312 Pages | 97 illus.


ISBN: 9780199792085

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Akhenaten and the Origins of Monotheism

James K. Hoffmeier

  • Presents original research on the controversial figure Pharaoh Akhenaten
  • Argues that Akhenaten was the first monotheist in history
  • Rejects the theory of any direct connection between Moses and Akhenaten's religion
  • Argues that the origins of monotheism predates Moses and Hebrew monotheism