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Lost Cities of the Ancient World Series

Lost Cities of the Ancient World Series

This incredible series, filmed entirely on-location, takes you back thousands of years to visit three of the most important cities of the ancient world: Petra, Carthage, and Palmyra. Produced by William and Adi McAbian. Programs available on 3 individual DVDs, Digital Streaming Files or Videos; also in a 3-Disc Set. For pricing call in US: 800.876.2447/Intl. 603.434.9262 or e-mail

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Carthage: Pride of the Desert

Carthage: Pride of the Desert

"Recommended. A solid documentary, it paints a broad-brush coverage of the history of Carthage from its founding to French occupation up through Roman rule. Each section is preceded by a title, helpful for instructors should they choose to show only certain segments." -EMRO Review
Located a short sail from Click for more


Palmyra: Bride of the Desert

Palmyra: Bride of the Desert

"Recommended. This excellent documentary makes a fine addition to any library collection. Here we learn that though the other two cities, Petra and Carthage, are better known, Palmyra, Syria's premiere attraction, is just as fascinating and historically significant. An ancient trading center, the city offered respite Click for more


Petra: Jewel of the Desert

Petra: Jewel of the Desert

Petra achieved modern fame due to the movie Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade; however, much is still being learned about this mythical place. We do know the Nabataean people, a nomadic tribe from northern Arabia, founded the city of Petra as a trading center in the third century; the fabled capital became Click for more


Lost Cities of the Ancient World, 3 Parts (3-Disc Set)

Lost Cities of the Ancient World, 3 Parts (3-Disc Set)

A 3-Disc Set of Carthage: Pride of the Desert; Palmyra: Bride of the Desert and Petra: Jewel of the Desert is available.
Carthage: Pride of the Desert
"Recommended. A solid documentary, it paints a broad-brush coverage of the history of Carthage from its founding to French occupation Click for more





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