Secrets of Ancient Empires

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  • 2001
  • 1 Season

"Secrets of Ancient Empires" takes you back thousands of years to the mysterious days of antiquity. This unique series traces the development of ancient societies, revealing new secrets and exploring myths as it seeks the truth behind the great civilizations of the world.

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The First Merchants
5. The First Merchants
September 30, 2001
The common thread that joined all great ancient powers was the need to trade. This episode explains how trade was carried out across continents long before a single road was constructed.
The First Civilisations
4. The First Civilisations
August 31, 2001
This episode from the Secrets of Ancient Empires collection investigates the very latest findings about the development of the earliest civilizations.
The First Civilizations
3. The First Civilizations
September 30, 2001
How did man evolve from wandering hunter to sophisticated city dweller? How did early cities and civilizations develop? This episode explores how the latest archaeological findings are re-shaping our understanding of the very first civilizations.
The First Armies
2. The First Armies
August 31, 2001
This episode reveals the truth behind the savagery of ancient battle; how weapons were made and developed; how sophisticated tactics were introduced and how great warriors made their reputation as they fought to win glory and protect their lands from foreign invasion.
The First Cities
1. The First Cities
September 30, 2001
The image of the bustling city has come to encapsulate everything we think of as modern. But what were the first cities like? This episode explores the hierarchical societies that evolved into our modern trades and professions, looking at the first ancient codes of law and how they were enforced, along with the origins of taxation.
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"Secrets of Ancient Empires" takes you back thousands of years to the mysterious days of antiquity. This unique series traces the development of ancient societies, revealing new secrets and exploring myths as it seeks the truth behind the great civilizations of the world.

Secrets of Ancient Empires is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (5 episodes). The series first aired on September 30, 2001.

Where to Watch Secrets of Ancient Empires

Secrets of Ancient Empires is available for streaming on the FilmRise website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Secrets of Ancient Empires on demand at Amazon Prime, Amazon, Vudu and Tubi TV.

  • Premiere Date
    September 30, 2001