The Nile With Bettany Hughes

The Nile With Bettany Hughes

Series 1 - Episode 1

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Summary

The historian sets sail on an epic journey through Egypt to chart the country's ancient past, travelling almost 1,000 miles from Cairo to the Aswan Dam - stopping off at the most iconic sites along the way. From ancient gossip on the sex lives of the rich and famous to a close up encounter with King Tut's grandmother, this colourful travelogue interweaves mystery, revelation, stunning visuals and diverse modern-day encounters to create a unique and unforgettable journey through the highlights of Ancient Egyptian history.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Bettany Hughes
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