Wednesday, November 10, 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.
November 3 - The Rise & Fall of Carthage
Carthage, a remarkable city-state that dominated the Mediterranean for over 600 years, harnessed their extensive resources to develop some of the ancient world's most groundbreaking
November 10 - How Alexander the Great Conquered the World
The year is 438 BC. The Parthenon is complete. This masterpiece is an achievement for the Greek people. Without Alexander the Great, however, it's possible Greece's Golden Era
would have been just a footnote in history.
December 1 - The Rise & Fall of the Roman Empire
At the height of its power the Roman Empire stretched across 15 times zones, incorporated nearly 160 different ethnicities, and made up one sixth of the entire world's landmass.
December 8 - The Aztecs
In less than 200 years the Aztec's transformed themselves from a band of wandering nomads to one of the greatest civilization the Americas had ever known.