5/5 The world of Egypt as ruled by Ramesses II and told through one of his giant statues.
4/5 Neil MacGregor tells the story of a gold cape found in Wales and made over 3500 years ago.
3/5 Neil MacGregor's history arrives at a Minoan treasure and a dangerous hobby from 1700 BC.
2/5 Neil MacGregor describes man's early calculations on an Egyptian papyrus fragment.
1/5 Neil MacGregor gives an account of a great flood much older than the one told in the Bible