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The main source of information is in the Egyptian record of the kadwsh for which a general level of accuracy is assumed despite factual errors and propaganda. All articles lacking reliable references Articles lacking reliable references from March Webarchive template wayback links CS1 uses Persian-language script fa CS1 Batallle sources fa Coordinates on Wikidata All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from December Commons category link from Wikidata.

The army moved beyond the fortress of Tjel and along the coast leading to Gaza.

Ramses 3: La Bataille De Kadesh

Although he had suffered a significant reversal, Muwatalli II still commanded a large force of reserve chariotry and infantry, plus the walls of the town. An enlarged replica of the Kadesh agreement hangs on a wall at the headquarters of the United Nationsas the earliest international peace treaty known to historians.

Wikimedia Commons has media related to Battle of Kadesh. His second success here was equally as meaningless as his first, since neither Egypt nor Hatti could decisively defeat the other in battle. James says ‘This romanticized record of the Battle of Qadesh cannot be treated as a truthful account of what happened, and I doubt whether many ancient Egyptians would have accepted it wholly as an historical record’ p.


An Egyptian version survives on a papyrus. The recovery of Amurru was Muwatalli’s stated motivation for marching south to confront the Egyptians. The New Kingdom pp.

Many of the Egyptian campaign accounts between c. Second Edition RevisedChicago: Date Late May BC [1].

The thin strip of territory pinched between Amurru and Kadesh did not make for a stable possession. As the retreat reached the river, he ordered another thousand chariots to attack the Egyptians, the stiffening element consisting of the high nobles who surrounded the king.

Ancient Egypt portal Ancient Near East portal. Indeed, the first scholarly report on the battle, by James Henry Breasted inpraised the sources that allowed the reconstruction of the battle with certainty.

Ancient Near Eastern Texts. Retrieved from ” https: The Re division was caught in the open and scattered in all directions.

Battle of Kadesh – Wikipedia

Once back in Egypt, Ramesses proclaimed victory, having routed his enemies, however he didn’t try further to capture Kadesh. Some fled northward to the Amun camp, all the while being pursued by Hittite chariots. This list is of considerable interest to Kadesu, as it reflects the extent of Hittite influence at the time.

Lukka lands Lycia and Caria, southwest Anatolia. As a result of the multiple Kadesh inscriptionsit is the best documented battle in all of ancient history.

Ramesses personally led several charges into the Hittite ranks together with his personal guard, some of the chariots from his Amun division and survivors from the routed division of Re. Within a year, they had returned to the Hittite fold, which meant that Ramesses had to march against Dapur batail,e more in his tenth year.


His majesty proceeded northward.

Archived from the original on April 16, Also significant was the presence of Sherden troops within the Egyptian army. Chief of the bodyguard [48]. This is especially true of Hattusili III, for whom the battle marked an important milestone in his career. A second campaign led to his capture of Kadesh where a stela commemorated his victory kadfsh Amurru kingdom.

On the Orontes River near Kadesh. After six charges, the Hittite forces were almost surrounded, and the survivors were pinned against the Orontes. In addition to these lengthy presentations, there are also numerous small captions used to point out various elements of the battle.

The Poem has been questioned as actual verse, as opposed to a prose account similar to that recorded by other pharaohs.

His son and heir Ramesses II campaigned with him. Now after days had passed after this, then kaesh majesty was in Ramses Meri-Amon, the town which is in the Valley of the Cedar. An Encyclopedia of Battles. Egypt’s Greatest Pharaoh, Penguin Books, There is no consensus about the outcome or what took place, with views ranging from an Egyptian victory to a draw, [35] or, in the view of Iranian Egyptologist Mehdi Yarahmadian Egyptian defeat with the Egyptian accounts simply propaganda.