About Raiders of the Lost Past
How much would you risk in order to find treasures that had been hidden for millennia? For this new and exclusive 13-part series Yesterday goes back to the golden age of treasure hunting to explore who these enigmatic, intrepid and driven explorers were and how they put everything on the line to find gleaming objects of yore.
Bringing to life some of these unsolved myths on screen, Raiders Of The Lost Past features men searching for hordes of gold, possessions of unlimited power and secrets of eternal life. For most people the stories told in the series are those of fantasy and film like in Indiana Jones, but these are the true stories of the real adventurers who believed in the legends.
The series explores mysteries from across the centuries including Himmler and his expeditions to Greenland to unearth the Holy Grail, Percy Fawcett's search for the real El Dorado and a 21st Century expedition to find Noah's Ark.
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