Synopsis by Elizabeth Smith
This eight-part series examines how archaeology and anthropology allow us to see the similarities between ancient civilizations and modern societies. The programs explore how various cultures have functioned throughout time and around the world. This episode focuses on the impressive cultures of the Incas and the Aztecs. Particular emphasis is placed on describing how cultures constantly evolve over time. Civilizations in North and Central America, Africa, Europe, and the Middle East are compared to each other.