The story of ancient Egypt can be told through the reigns of her most powerful rulers. From the emergence of the first Pharaoh, Narmer, to the death of Cleopatra in 30 B.C. we chronicle the lives of the men and women who commanded this ancient civilization. In their quest for eternity, the great pharaohs pushed the limits of art, science and imagination. The result was the creation of the world's most majestic monuments, we take a close look at the work that artisans, engineers and labourers devoted their entire lives to.