Wednesday, June 2, 2021
ENGINEERING AN EMPIRE SERIES
Wednesdays at 10:30 am
Engineering an Empire is a History Channel series that explores the engineering and/or
architectural feats that were characteristic of some of the greatest societies on this planet.
May 5 - Rome
For more than 500 years, Rome was the most powerful and advanced civilization the world had ever known, ruled by visionaries and tyrants whose accomplishments ranged from awe-inspiring to deplorable.
May 19 - Egypt
Twenty-fi ve hundred years before the reign of Julius Caesar, the ancient Egyptians were deftly harnessing the power of engineering on an unprecedented scale.
June 2 - Greece
Western Civilization has been influenced by many cultures, but it was born in Ancient Greece. The Ancient Greeks laid a foundation that has supported nearly 3000 years of European history.
June 16 - The Maya
At the height of its glory, this mysterious civilization ruled a territory of 125,000 square miles across parts of Guatemala, Mexico, Honduras, El Salvador and Belize.