3/3 Edward is in the Nile Delta, one of the most intensively farmed areas on the planet.
BBC Radio 4
2/3 Edward is in Cairo, witness to some of the critical confrontations of the 2011 uprising.
1/3 Edward Stourton explores the impact of the famous river on the people of Egypt.
Edward Stourton asks if the Egyptian revolution spells the end of old-style Islamism.
The unfolding Egyptian revolution through the eyes of five extraordinary women.
Fran Abrams investigates the corruption that lay behind the Mubarak regime.
Stephen Sackur uncovers the history behind the upheavals in Egypt.
Ernie Rea and guests discuss the history of Christians and Muslims in Egypt.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss Cleopatra, the famed last pharaoh of Egypt.
The day President Nasser announced that Egypt was nationalising the Suez canal.
BBC World Service