- Additional Details
- Format: Color, DVD-Video, NTSC
- Rating: Not Rated
- Number of Discs: 1
- Run Time: 50 Minutes
- Region: Region 1
- Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
- Language: English
- Studio: History Channel
- DVD Release Date: March 12, 2007
Josh tempts fate by revealing the millennia-old secrets of Ancient Egypt's mysterious mummies. Share in his latest remarkable adventure of discovery!
- Archeology gets a fresh new face in this exciting series.
- Hosted by adventurer Josh Bernstein, President and CEO of the world's oldest and largest wilderness survival school.
- The Who, What, Why, When and How of the incredible Ancient Egyptian practice of mummification.
Adventure has a new name! Host, explorer and survival expert Josh Bernstein takes a fresh look at the world's greatest ancient mysteries and puts adventure back into history as he travels to some of the most intriguing, remote and physically challenging locations in the world. With a fresh and engaging approach to archaeology, Josh goes to extremes and takes us along for the ride.
The intricate, lavish preparation for the afterlife undertaken by the Ancient Egyptians has left us with an unimaginable trove of relics. But despite the bountiful artifacts and treasures, many of their practices - their motivations, their methods, their beliefs - remain utterly mysterious.
Now the secrets of the Egyptian afterlife are being revealed! Join Josh as he enters a realm of temples, tombs, and mummies. Learn alongside him as he uncovers knowledge literally buried for 3000 years. How did the Egyptians prepare the dead for the afterlife and why did these sacred practices disappear? On his latest adventure, Josh explores the royal tombs at Giza, mines the key ingredient used to preserve the dead, and uncovers a secret cache of golden mummies!
Let Josh tempt ancient curses while you learn all the fascinating SECRETS OF THE MUMMIES!