From the Sphinx and the pyramids to the rules of Cleopatra and the Scorpion King, the legends and mysteries of ancient Egypt have aroused endless speculation for centuries.
How were the pyramids built and why did the golden age of construction end? What agonies did the Screaming Man suffer to cause his haunting expression? Does Ramses II deserve to be remembered as Ramses the Great? National Geographic combs the ancient sands unearthing new clues in a quest to unravel Egypt's greatest mysteries.
Contains The Real Ramses, The Pyramid Code, Secrets of the Sphinx, Alexander the Great’s Lost Tomb, The Real Cleopatra, Secrets of the Valley of the Kings, The Scorpion King and Mystery of the Screaming Man.Special features: Websiodes.
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National Geographic explores great mysteries of the past
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