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Ancient Worlds Brought to Life – Minoans, Pompeii and the Mayans
Even though their greatest achievements now lie in dust and ruin, the lifestyles, ambitions, and wars of ancient civilisations continue to find life as we rediscover and learn about them. This series attempts to recreate some of the greatest civilisations for the viewer using 3D maps, interviews with historians, artefacts, and reenactments. From British Pathé TV's Pre-20th Century Collection. Unlock the secrets behind the spectacular artworks of the Minoans, discover Pompeii’s hidden secrets and explore Tikai, the major city of the Mayan empire.