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Keeping records and studying history, scribes were some of the most important advisors to the kings.
15 Jan 2013
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Marching hundreds of miles and perfecting the use of battle chariots, the Hittites were warriors, first and foremost.
15 Jan 2013
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Killing his brother to win the crown, Suppiluliuma stopped at nothing in his quest to rule an empire.
15 Jan 2013
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The city of Angkor was once the capital of the Khmer Empire and the largest city in the world. Now visit the ruins of the majestic Angkor Wat and the city's other 1,200 temples with host Yul Kwan.
24 Jan 2013
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Bearing 52 towers, 173 carved faces, 2,000 feet of reliefs and built with more than 420,000 stone blocks, the Bayon temple provides insight into daily life under the rule of King Jayavarman VII.
24 Jan 2013
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The appearance of the royal palace has long remained a mystery. But with new data from French archeologists and the writings of a 13th century Chinese diplomat, a visual is starting to take shape.
24 Jan 2013
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Angkor Wat's entire outer gallery is covered from floor to ceiling with ornate bas-relief carvings that are a masterpiece in and of themselves.
24 Jan 2013
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Using 3D image technology and years of archeological research, we can see what Angkor Wat originally looked like in its gilded glory.
24 Jan 2013
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Bearing 52 towers, 173 carved faces, 2,000 feet of reliefs and built with more than 420,000 stone blocks, the Bayon temple provides insight into daily life under the rule of King Jayavarman VII.
24 Jan 2013
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Ancient Egyptians loved their pets - and wanted to bring them into the afterlife. That's why the Egyptian Museum has a large number of mummified pets in its collection.
19 Apr 2013
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Using 3D image technology and years of archeological research, we can see what Angkor Wat originally looked like in its gilded glory.
26 Jul 2013
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The city of Angkor was once the capital of the Khmer Empire and the largest city in the world. Now visit the ruins of the majestic Angkor Wat and the city's other 1,200 temples with host Yul Kwan.
26 Jul 2013
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Angkor Wat's entire outer gallery is covered from floor to ceiling with ornate bas-relief carvings that are a masterpiece in and of themselves.
26 Jul 2013
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King Thutmose IV didn't build the Great Sphinx. He rediscovered it, hidden in the sand, and - according to legend - it made him king in return.
27 Jul 2013
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Until recently, experts thought that King Djedefre was a murderer and outcast who couldn't possibly have had the power to create the Great Sphinx. But new evidence makes him a more likely candidate.
27 Jul 2013
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King Thutmose IV didn't build the Great Sphinx. He rediscovered it, hidden in the sand, and - according to legend - it made him king in return.
27 Jul 2013
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