The Search for Tutankhamun (Part 1): Howard Carter and the Valley of the Kings

David ✏ Ault, Merch Motivated

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12 Lessons (26m)
    • 1. An Introduction to the Class

      1:13
    • 2. Howard Carter and the Search for Tutankhamun

      4:56
    • 3. Howard Carter

      3:34
    • 4. Howard Carter: Did You Know?

      0:26
    • 5. Chief Inspector of Antiquities Services

      3:38
    • 6. Lord Carnarvon

      3:14
    • 7. Highclere Castle: Did You Know?

      0:36
    • 8. The Valley of the Kings

      3:17
    • 9. The Valley of the Kings: Did You Know?

      0:28
    • 10. Theodore M. Davis

      3:13
    • 11. Theodore M. Davis: Did You Know?

      0:33
    • 12. Class Project for this Course

      0:30

About This Class

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The Search for Tutankhamun (Part 1): Howard Carter and the Valley of the Kings is aimed at history students, who are studying this period at school or university, as well as those of you that have a general interest in history (and Ancient Egyptian history in particular).

In part one of the course, I take a detailed look at Howard Carter and his search for Tutankhamun in the Valley of the Kings, where you will:

  • Be given a detailed look at Howard Carter’s early life as an Egyptologist
  • Discover Carter’s relationship with his patron, Lord Carnarvon 
  • Learn all about the history of the Valley of the Kings
  • Find out about the many failed attempts to locate the Boy Pharaoh’s tomb prior to Carter’s discovery

So go ahead and enrol in my class and I look forward to seeing you on the inside