For the start check out:
Darnell, J. C., and Manassa, C., 2007,
Tutankhamun's Armies: Battle and Conquest during Ancient Egypt's Late 18th
Dynasty. Hoboken: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
"The Egyptian word for "army" in this title, mesha,
did not imply a specific number of troops and could encompass the infantry, and
later the chariotry as well; one Ramesside period text suggest that a standard
army unit was five thousand men, including archers and foreign auxiliaries." (p.
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