Egyptian Journeys with Dan Cruickshank

Pharaoh's Wives
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Series 1 - Episode 5 Pharaoh's Wives

Tue 30 Jan 7:30pm - 8pm BBC Four
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Summary

The presenter delves into the secrets of Rameses III's harem. He visits Medinet Habu, where the ruler commissioned stone carvings depicting his achievements - but a papyrus bundle reveals a tale of intrigue and rebellion that may have led to his murder.

Cast & Crew

Director Tanya Batchelor
Producer Tanya Batchelor
Series Producer Martin Mortimore
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