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The Role of the Pharaohs in Egypt

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What was the role of kings in ancient Egypt? Patrick Wyman illustrates the many different ways in which the pharaohs controlled and influenced the edification of Egyptian society, from religion, to trade and death.
The Role of the Pharaohs in Egypt

Tides of History

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The Great Pyramids of Giza

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What are the origins and purpose of the Pyramids of Giza? Are they tombs? And how were they built?
The Great Pyramids of Giza

Cambridge For Kids Ancient History Podcasts

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Engineering the Pyramids

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Engineer Steve Burrows goes over the various factors ancient Egyptians had to consider while building the pyramids.
Engineering the Pyramids

99% Invisible

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The Ptolemaic Women & Cleopatra’s Ascent to Power

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UCLA professor of Egyptian art and archeology Kara Cooney dives into Cleopatra’s bloody ascent to power and influence over the future of the Roman Empire.
The Ptolemaic Women & Cleopatra’s Ascent to Power

The Ancients

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Ancient Egypt’s Relationship with Death

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For ancient Egyptians, a person’s demise wasn’t the end, but the beginning of their passage into a highly-regarded afterlife. Hear everything about Ancient Egypt’s perception of death.
Ancient Egypt’s Relationship with Death

Ancient Egyptian History

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Mummification

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How to mummify a person? Historian Greg Jenner explains how ancient Egyptians mummified their loved ones and why.
Mummification

Homeschool History

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The Mummy of Tutankhamun

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Professor Salima Ikram goes over what makes Tutankhamun’s mummification unique and what it can and can’t tell us about his life.
The Mummy of Tutankhamun

ARCE Podcast

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