NOVA: Ghosts of Murdered Kings (2014)

Genres - History, Science & Technology  |   Sub-Genres - Sociology  |   Run Time - 60 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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The discovery of a prehistoric torso in a dried-up bog in Ireland leads archaeologists and forensic experts to investigate the find, which is dated to the Bronze Age. As with other bog bodies, the evidence suggests the person suffered a violent death; and leads to a theory that the victims were kings who were sacrificed to assure the fertility of the land and people.



death, forensic-science, king