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Following in Alexander's steps to the oasis at Siwa

Duration: 04:00

Richard Miles retraces the steps of Alexander the Great from the Egyptian city of Memphis accross the Sahara desert the great oasis at Siwa. He recounts the story of of Alexander meeting the oracle in the Temple of Amun.

Available since: Wed 24 Nov 2010


Series Producer
Tim Kirby
Richard Miles
Tim Dunn
Tim Dunn
Executive Producer
Eamon Hardy

This clip is from

Ancient Worlds Return of the King

4/6 Richard Miles traces the battle-scarred career of Alexander the Great.

First broadcast: 01 Dec 2010

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