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Explore war-torn Afghanistan and Central Asia in Alexander's Lost World

Follow in the footsteps of the ancient Greeks to discover the incredible descendants and cities of Alexander the Great's "lost world." Australian documentary filmmaker David Adams takes viewers on a 1,500-mile journey to unravel the mysteries of the Oxus civilizations. Did Alexander really build 16 cities in Afghanistan and central Asia or did he destroy far more?  Read More »

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