Site of Egypt’s Amarna, taken from the desert cliffs to the north of the city.
| As the work progressed, a trend started to become clear to the excavators. Almost all the skeletons were immature; children, teenagers and young adults. Initial analysis concluded that the remains were of youths aged 7-25, most of whom are thought to have been under 15 when they died. Most had suffered some kind of traumatic injury.|
An Akkadian cuneiform letter found at Amarna