Lost Treasures Of Egypt

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Lost Treasures Of Egypt

Synopsis

Egypt is home to the richest source of archaeological treasures on the planet. In this series, our cameras follow teams across Egypt on the front line of archaeology, through a full season of excavations. Crawling beneath pyramids, uncovering long lost tombs and unearthing 3000 year-old mummies, the world’s top archaeologists race to unlock the secrets of this ancient civilization.

Episodes

  • Ramses: Egypt's Greatest Dynasty

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    Archaeologists investigate ancient Egypt’s mightiest pharaoh, Ramses the Great. Teams excavate buried tombs and make shocking new discoveries.

  • Mummy Hunters

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    Archaeologists investigate one of the great mysteries of ancient Egypt – the mummy. Teams excavate buried tombs and make shocking new discoveries.

  • Rise of Cleopatra

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    Archaeologists investigate Egypt’s most famous female pharaoh, Cleopatra. Teams excavate ancient graves and search hidden tunnels for her tomb.

  • Rise of the Pyramids

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    Archaeologists piece together how the pyramids evolved. They unearth exciting new evidence, from the spectacular Red Sea coast to the remote desert.

  • Tutankhamun's Death

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    Archaeologists investigate the mysterious circumstances surrounding the death of King Tutankhamun to uncover the truth behind his demise.

  • Secrets of the Nile

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    Archaeologists investigate how the mighty river Nile transformed ancient Egypt into one of the greatest civilisations of the ancient world.

  • Alexander the Great

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    Archaeologists investigate Egypt’s legendary pharaoh, Alexander the Great. Teams explore catacombs and temples, searching for his legacy and his tomb.

  • Secrets of the Lost Pyramids

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    Archaeologists study the mysterious pyramids that followed the Giza pyramids. They unearth new tombs and chambers to uncover their beguiling story.