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Egypt: Secrets of the Pharaohs - DVD Learning Guide

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Who built the pyramids? Why did certain items get placed in the tombs over others? What are the secrets of mummification? Looking at the pyramids has always been like trying to decipher a riddle and a code. Just how these massive structures were built and what treasures they hold are at the center of this riddle. The Giza Plateau and the new archeological discoveries that were found there have shattered the myth of slaves building the tombs. Where did all the stone used for these structures come from? The answers will surprise you! Why did the ritual of burial have such importance? It all comes down to religion, and the Egyptian religion was a complex one that explains many of the things we see in the pyramids today. This documentary seeks and succeeds in demystifying the secrets of the structures built for the pharaohs.

Genre: Documentary
Category: History: Ancient
Age Levels: Grades K-12
Rating: NR

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File Last Updated:
January 06, 2011
This title was added to our catalog on January 06, 2011.