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Egyptologist David Rohl sets out to prove that Egyptian chronology has been wrongly extended by several centuries - and examines how this has distorted our understanding of ancient history

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Egyptologist David Rohl sets out to prove that Egyptian chronology has been wrongly extended by several centuries - and examines how this has distorted our understanding of ancient history

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Egyptologist David Rohl sets out to prove that Egyptian chronology has been wrongly extended by several centuries - and examines how this has distorted our understanding of ancient history

  • Pharaohs and Kings

    Episode 1 - Pharaohs and Kings

    Egyptologist David Rohl unravels the mysteries surrounding the great Pharaohs of Egypt.

  • Pharaohs and Kings

    Episode 2 - Pharaohs and Kings

    David Rohl journeys to the Holy Land in search of Solomon and reveals the true world of this legendary biblical king.

  • Episode 3 - Pharaohs and Kings

    David Rohl reveals archaeological evidence for some of the most famous stories of the Old Testament.

  • Episode 4 - Pyramids and Prophets

    David Rohl gathers evidence to show that the great pharaoh Rammesses II was the Eygptian king who plundered the Temple of Jerusalem and carried off Solomon's gold.

  • Episode 5 - Pyramids and Prophets

    David Rohl gathers evidence to show that the great pharaoh Rammesses II was the Eygptian king who the Bible says plundered the Temple of Jerusalem and carried off Solomon's gold.

Pharaohs and Kings synopsis

Egyptologist David Rohl sets out to prove that Egyptian chronology has been wrongly extended by several centuries - and examines how this has distorted our understanding of ancient history

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