• Secrets of the Dead -- Dark rumors surrounding Jamestown
    S15 E2: Dark rumors surrounding Jamestown
    The archaeologists and scientists examine the bones excavated in the cellar at ...
    The archaeologists and scientists examine the bones excavated in the cellar at Jamestown. Unlike the bones of the burials, these bones have unusual cut marks, which were pointing to a possibility even ...
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  • Secrets of the Dead -- The struggles of Jamestown in the early 1600s
    S15 E2: The struggles of Jamestown in the early 1600s
    In the summer of 1609, a fleet of English ships sails across the Atlantic – ...
    In the summer of 1609, a fleet of English ships sails across the Atlantic – bound for the American colony in Jamestown, Virginia. It carried over 500 settlers, 9 ships. Jamestown had been founded ...
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  • Secrets of the Dead -- Horses and Troy
    S14 E3: Horses and Troy
    Horse bones found in the archaeological record show that at a time when they ...
    Horse bones found in the archaeological record show that at a time when they were still scarce elsewhere, these prized beasts were plentiful in Troy. Horses were also a symbol of the power of Troy. ...
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  • Secrets of the Dead -- Did the city of Troy exist?
    S14 E3: Did the city of Troy exist?
    To find the truth behind the tale of the wooden horse, the experts need to prove ...
    To find the truth behind the tale of the wooden horse, the experts need to prove that the city of Troy existed and that it really was an almost impregnable fortress. Homer's poems say that Troy stood ...
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