Tag - Egypt

Headsup: Faces of the Past

  Out now are two historical documentary series that explore the stories of people from the past, from ancient times through today:   First we have The Story of China, written and hosted by the gold-standard-making historian...

Planet Egypt DVD

Win Planet Egypt on DVD!

It’s Planet Egypt, out on DVD from The History Channel. Here’s what they have to say for themselves. It was the world’s most important ancient civilization and lasted longer than any other. In PLANET EGYPT, a fascinating...

Stuff: Bear’s Dad Brings You Ubu Bubu

There’s another pyramid in Egypt. Or not. Or a sun temple. And it’s the fourth pyramid of Giza. But not really. It’s somewhere else. But there’s an even bigger pyramid, or what’s left of one somewhere else. I...

Win Spawn: Age of Pharoahs!

Spawn. Dead guy who’s conveniently been around in one form or another through just about every era of history. In fact, some eras of history that they just made up. McFarlane Toys: they use this concept as an excuse to make kickass...

Rameses: Wrath of God or Man? DVD

Rameses: Wrath of God or Man? (2004) –...

ScottC says, "The only featurette is supposedly a behind the scenes look at the documentary. But it's really just a rehash of the stuff covered in the show. All it shows is how much padding this documentary has in it. So your best bet is to...

Crocodile on the Sandbank Book

Crocodile on the Sandbank – Book Review

Dindrane says, "If you enjoy Egypt, archaeology, and/or mysteries, then give The Crocodile on the Sandbank a try. It is the beginning of a fine series that has enraptured fans for decades and rightfully so."