Female Pharaohs DVD

Discovery Education

$59.95 $69.95
SKU: DC880302
Format: DVD
Grade Level:
Runtime: 56
Copyright: 2005

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From the long list of rulers in ancient Egypt, two commanding women stand out and #151; Hatshepsut and Cleopatra. Separated by more than a thousand years, these daughters of rulers both set their sights on attaining power.
  • Hatshepsut's Kingly Aspirations and #151; Profiles this daughter and wife of kings with royal ambitions who broke more than a thousand years of tradition to serve as Egypt's first female pharaoh.
  • Cleopatra's Beguiling Intelligence and #151; Examines how a Greek woman became the living symbol of ancient Egypt and one of the most famous females in all of history.