King Ramses III



King Ramses III, is one of the greatest warrior kings in the history of ancient Egypt, where he fought, in the fifth and eighth eleventh year of his reign, the peoples of the sea and the Nuba from the south. He has many constructions, including the city of Habu and the Temple of Amun at Karnak, and the construction of his famous tomb called "KV11".


King Ramses III

During Ramses III reign, the first strick in history took place, during the construction of his mortuary temple on the west bank of Luxor near Hatshepsut temple, Valley of the Kings, Vally of the Queens.

During the construction of the temple of Madinat Hapu the workers committed the first struck in the ancient Egyptian History when they didn't receive their wages for few months so they all stood up for their rights as one man sticking against Ramses III and stopped all kinds of work until they were particularly compensated.

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