Disc 1: Ancient Egypt
At the dawn of history, the ancient Egyptians first showed the world how to build the impossible. On-location footage and computer modeling recreates the magnificent monuments these visionaries built, including Valley of the Kings, the Temple of Ramses, the Sphinx, and the Great Pyramid. Extra Features: Cleopatra Treasures of Tutankhamen.
Disc 2: Ancient Rome
Discover how Romans were able to create wonders of architecture and engineering way beyond anything ever seen before. State-of-the-art digital effects recreate each wonder as it appeared centuries ago, including the Pantheon, the Apian Way, Circus Maximus, and the Coliseum. Extra Features: Coliseum, House of Terror;Flamma, Gladiator Superstar;Fearful Facts;and Inside Ancient Rome.
Disc 3: Ancient Greece
Explore a breathtakingly beautiful land where science, art and inspiration from the gods combined to produced some of the world's greatest marvels of architecture and design, including the statue of Zeus at Olympia, Apollo's Temple at Delphi, the Colossus of Rhodes and the Palace of Knossos. Extra Features: The Acropolis;Inside Ancient Greece
Disc 4: Seven Wonders Of The Ancient World
Distinguished actor and history enthusiast Pierce Brosnan narrates this spellbinding program that reveals the secrets of the past and unlocks the mysteries of how the Pyramid of Giza, the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, and the other timeless creations were constructed. Extra Features: The Parthenon;Petra;Jerusalem;The Coliseum;the Great Wall of China;the Clay Army;and Stonehenge.
Disc 5: Secrets Of The Holy Land
For every secret revealed in the Holy Land, hundreds more hide between its stones and in its caves. This compelling program visits the holy Land's most inspiring and compelling sites, including the church of the Nativity, the Basilica of the Annunciation, Mount. Sinai, the Wailing Wall, Masada, Herod's Temple, and the Dome of the Rock. Extra Features: The Mystery of the Lost Ark;The Riddle of the Dead Sea Scrolls;and The Gates of Jerusalem.
Disc 6: World Wonders Beyond Time
From man-made monuments to imperial splendors, this fascinating program brings to life the histories and the mysteries behind some of the world's most incomparable and enduring sights, including the Taj Mahal, the Forbidden City, Mount Rushmore, and Angkor Wat.