Secrets of the Mummies

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Strong rulers such as Sargon, however, merged these functions into one, taking power away from the priestly class. The king changed his name to Akhenaten ("It Pleases Aten") and attempted to efface the god "Amen" from the records and thoughts of Egypt. From structures in ancient Greece to the Louvre in Paris, France, pyramids have been used throughout history by men to build temples, tombs and museums. However, in later Mesopotamian history, many women's trades were taken over by men, and by some accounts, Egyptian society respected women more highly for most of its history.

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