The Ancient World

The Ancient World (Original Series): From the first human civilizations to 500 BC
TAW - Rediscovery: The rediscovery of the ancient world by adventurers, scholars and archaeologists
TAW - Bloodline (Current Series): Tracing the generations from Cleopatra to Zenobia

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“From the heights of these pyramids, forty centuries look down on us.” – Napoleon BonaparteThe power of Egypt’s Old Kingdom rulers was reflected in their awe-inspiring monuments. The Harappan civilization of the Indus River valley traded across Central Asia, the Near East, and beyond. In the Far East, Great Yu controlled the waters and founded the first Chinese dynasty, the Xia. . .