Out of Egypt Flesh and Bone Season 1 Episode 1 - fanaru

Home Episodes 1 Reviews Similar Shows Quotes Trivia
14 Fans

1x2, Next Episode

Mark Watched

Marking an episode watched...

1x1 Flesh and Bone Episode Summary
Aired: Monday August 24, 2009
The bodies of our hallowed dead -- preserved and worshiped for generations. These objects are often called 'relics,' and their existence represents a near universal behavior in human culture. A relic could be the finger of a Catholic saint or a mummified ibis bird buried in an ancient Egyptian catacomb. For millennia people have ascribed meaning and power to the remnants of their hallowed dead. Egyptologist Dr. Kara Cooney visits sites of pilgrimage, both ancient and modern, to explain the reasons and motives behind the value we place on treasured flesh and bone.

Next episode

1x2 The Shape of the Gods

community activity
2 watchers

Discuss Flesh and Bone

Sign In or Register to leave a comment!
You can join fan clubs, earn rewards, and share your opinion!

spice says...
Interesting stuff. Hunter Gatherer societies turning into living in cities which creates he inevitable wealth inequality which leads to walls to keep out the riff raff.
posted @ 05/17 08:51.45 PM

What is Fanaru?

Join Fanaru to keep track of shows/movies, compete in trivia, stay up to date on episodes, find similar shows, and earn giftcards & show merch by contributing!
join for free! login

Out of Egypt trending content