Journey Through the Valley of the Kings (2002)

Genres - History  |   Sub-Genres - World History  |   Run Time - 60 min.  |   Countries - United States   |  
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Synopsis by Mark Deming

Archeologist Kent Weeks is your host for this documentary look at the ancient tombs of Egypt. Journey Through The Valley Of The Kings offers a visual document of Weeks's project to create detailed maps of the elaborate underground burial places of Egyptian rulers; computer technology is used to provide "X-Ray" images of the subterranean network of tombs, and we are also offered a glimpse of the remarkable wealth and beautiful art objects that still lurk beneath the sands.

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archaeology, Egyptian [nationality], pharaoh, subterranean, tomb