The Hyksos introduced the horse and bronze to Egypt, settling in the eastern Nile Delta some time before 1650 BC. The arrival of the Hyksos led to the end of the Thirteenth Dynasty and initiated the Second Intermediate Period of Egypt.
Tjuyu was an Egyptian noblewoman and the mother of queen Tiye, and the great grandmother of Tutankhamun. Her husband Yuya was a powerful Egyptian courtier during the Eighteenth dynasty of Egypt, great grandfather of King Tut, and some scholars associate him with the Biblical Patriarch Joseph.
Robert Sepehr is an anthropologist and author
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