Ancient Lives


This documentary, hosted by world-renowned archeologist John Romer, uses state-of-the-art scientific research to explain how ancient Egyptians led their lives day-to-day.
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This documentary, hosted by world-renowned archeologist John Romer, uses state-of-the-art scientific research to explain how ancient Egyptians led their lives day-to-day.
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Special Features

Pharoah's Liquid Gold, the quest to recreate ancient Egyptian beer ; ; 16-page viewer's guide with maps, The Life of a Scribe, a history of Egyptian script, The Making of Ancient Lives by John Romer; ; Who's Who among Egyptian Deities; ; Real-Life Indiana Joneses: Archaeologists of Ancient Egypt
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/3/2009
  • UPC: 054961830695
  • Rating:

  • Source: Athena
  • Aspect Ratio: Pre-1954 Standard (1.33.1)
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 3:25:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 50,686

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Ancient Lives, Vol. 1
1. The Land of Egypt [5:45]
2. Village of Deir el Medina [8:40]
3. Temples and Tombs [8:14]
4. Community of Craftsmanship [9:02]
5. An Architect's Tomb [6:29]
6. Two Wonders [8:46]
7. A Tomb in a Hurry [4:33]
1. If God Wills [5:45]
2. Ancient Landscape [8:40]
3. Erotic Papyrus [8:14]
4. Wadi Hammamat [9:02]
5. Mountains of Gold [6:29]
6. Center of the Empire [8:46]
7. Religious Feast [4:33]
8. Not All Good Times [:00]
Disc #2 -- Ancient Lives, Vol. 2
1. Ancient Floods [7:01]
2. Village Women [8:51]
3. Secret House of a God [8:39]
4. Intimate Possessions [7:47]
5. Artist Knowledge [9:39]
6. Tomb Robbers [9:09]
7. Isolate the Village [:00]
1. River and Sun [5:31]
2. States Collapse [4:56]
3. Secret Tombs [4:19]
4. Elephantine [4:44]
5. Distant Valleys [3:50]
6. A Not Plundered Tomb [:00]
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Disc #1 -- Ancient Lives, Vol. 1
   Play All
   Episode Selection
      Episode 1
      Episode 2
   Scene Index
      Episode 1
      Episode 2
   Special Features
      Who's Who Among Egyptian Deities
      Real-Life Indiana Joneses: Archeologists of Ancient Egypt
         Ernesto Schiaparelli
         Wilhelm Spiegelberg
         Howard Carter
         T. Eric Peet
         Jaroslav CernĂ½
         Zahi Hawass
      John Romer Biography
Disc #2 -- Ancient Lives, Vol. 2
   Play All
   Episode Selection
      Episode 3
      Episode 4
   Scene Index
      Episode 3
      Episode 4
   Special Features
      Pharoah's Liquid Gold
      Tutankhamen Egyptian Ale
      SDH Subtitles: On/Off
         Subtitles for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
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