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Egypt's Golden Empire Previous Broadcasts

The Warrior Pharaohs (Episode #101)

KQED Channel 9: Thu, Jan 5, 2006 -- 8:00 PM

By 1570 BCE, Egypt lies divided among foreign rulers. But Ahmose, one of the last Egyptian princes, rises to defeat the Hyksos and the Nubians. The New Kingdom is born, uniting Egypt once again. After Ahmose dies, Hatshepsut becomes the first female Pharaoh. Striving for legitimacy, she embarks on an ambitious building program and opens new trade routes. Her son and successor, Thutmosis III, campaigns extensively in the Near East, and brings much of the ancient world under Egyptian rule. The concept of "empire" is born.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Jan 8, 2006 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED Life: Sun, Jan 8, 2006 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Jan 7, 2006 -- 5:30 PM
  • KQED Channel 9: Sat, Jan 7, 2006 -- 2:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Fri, Jan 6, 2006 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Life: Fri, Jan 6, 2006 -- 3:00 PM
  • KQED Life: Fri, Jan 6, 2006 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Fri, Jan 6, 2006 -- 7:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Fri, Jan 6, 2006 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Thu, Jan 5, 2006 -- 11:00 PM
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    • early Thurs 12/08: planned KQED DT9s Over the Air outages

      (DT9.1 through 9.3) KQED will be performing maintenance at Sutro Tower in the overnight hours early Thursday 12/08. We are expecting a few power interruptions to take place and KQED will need to be off air for these. The outages are expected to be brief.

    • Wed 11/30: planned momentary outages of DT54 over the air signal

      (this is a continuation of the work originally announced for 11/28, which was not completed on Tuesday.) At some point during the morning of Wednesday Nov. 30th, the KQEH transmitter will switch from its main antenna to the auxillary one, to allow for the safety of workers doing maintenance for another TV station on the […]

    • Tues 11/29: DT54 Over the Air Signal restored

      Repairs have been completed on today’s transmitter issue, and the signals for DT54.1 through 54.5 have been restored.

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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