Irrigation in Egypt

From the Archives of Discovery: Watch as these Egyptian farmers irrigate their fields using the same technology their ancestors used thousands of years ago. Learn more about irrigation in this video.


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Assignment Discovery: Triangular Trade

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China: Silk Road

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Assignment Discovery: Middle Passage of Slave Trade

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Assignment Discovery: Slave Ship Captains

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China: Chinese Architecture of the Forbidden City

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Assignment Discovery: Pompeii's Destruction

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Assignment Discovery: Mali Empire


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