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Egyptian Armor

Clip: Season 40 Episode 5 | 2m 51s | Video has closed captioning.

Protective armor was a necessity in Egyptian chariot warfare. Military historian Mike Loades explains what made it so strong.

Aired: 01/31/13

Rating: NR

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