Photo of Christopher Cassel Christopher Cassel

Christopher Cassel in Egypt: Engineering an Empire

Egypt: Engineering an Empire

2006 NR

Peter Weller takes audiences back 5,000 years to meet the world's first structural engineers -- the architects of Egypt's great pyramids -- in this presentation that provides a revealing look at the world's first superpower. Bringing ancient civilization to life with cutting-edge digital graphics and interviews with Egyptologists, the program examines these freestanding marvels through the eyes of the pharaohs who commanded their construction.

  • Christopher Cassel in The Dark Ages The Dark Ages