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BBC’s Immortal Egypt


If you are watching Immortal Egypt on BBC 2 on Monday nights you will see the eminent Egyptologist, Prof. Joann Fletcher showing you, but only in passing, many superb artifacts carved in hard stones while explaining the history of Egypt. On Monday 4th of January Joann was in the Kings chamber in the great pyramid […]


TV appearance on History Channel’s ‘Ancient Impossible’

Ancient Impossible

It all began with an unexpected phone call from a film company asking me if I would like to try and explain the ‘impossible’ cutting and carving of hard stones in Ancient Egypt – “oh yes” was my reply. I have appeared on BBC TV before when giving technical advice, so the time-consuming and frustrating […]