The Ancient World DVD

Discovery Education

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SKU: DC776534
Format: DVD
Grade Level:
Runtime: 25
Copyright: 2004

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Students investigate long-ago civilizations in India, the Mediterranean region, and parts of Africa. Segments include:
  • The First Great Migration: Follows the path of early humans who spread out from prehistoric Africa to populate the world.
  • Petra: Secrets of the Red City: Visits a citadel located in present-day Jordan and portrays the people who carved it out of a canyon's red walls.
  • The Maurya Elephant Army: Re-creates a battle between empires in ancient India, in which elephants played an important role.
  • Spartan Warriors: Takes students to ancient Sparta to study the lifestyle of its soldiers and their crucial role in the city-state's rise.