Work and Life at Deir el-Medina
Lecture no. 7 from the course: Cities of the Ancient World
Taught by Professor Steven L. Tuck | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
At the height of Egyptian power during the New Kingdom, skilled workers enjoyed more prosperity than ever before, and opportunities for promotion allowed for great social mobility. Meet several ordinary workers from this society and review some of the literature that teaches us about Egyptian social structure.