Ramses: The Battle of Kadesh -

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Grand Central Publishing, Jun 24, 1999 - Young Adult Fiction - 384 pages
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The powerful Hittites have declared war on Egypt, and Ramses must do the impossible: seize their impregnable fortress at Kadesh with his ragged army, even as his powerful bodyguard and right-hand man has been arrested, suspected of treason.

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User Review  - hlselz - LibraryThing

Continuing story of Ramses and the notorious battle of Kadesh. Apparently, in this story, Ramses really DID take down an entire army with his sword. (dumb) Read full review

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Probably one of the worst books on my shelf, in my opinion. Thankfully it was dirt cheap, but don't be fooled by the "International Best Seller" tag - possibly it's the fault of the translation, but I ... Read full review

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Christian Jacq is the author of the international bestselling four-volume Rames series, which sold over 11 million copies in 29 countries. He is the founder and director of the Rames Institute, which is dedicated to preserving the endangered archaeological sites of Egypt. Jacq lives in Switzerland.