Atlas: Egypt

Saturday, February 20 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on Discovery Channel

This episode follows the lives of six individuals throughout Egypt. Stories include a 17-year-old bread delivery boy in Cairo; a Bedouin herbal healer in Sinai, hoping to pass on his secrets to a new generation before he dies; a man who left his Cairo home to become a Coptic Christian monk; and the conservative lifestyle of women in the oasis town of Siwa in contrast to a successful businesswoman and founder of a women’s magazine in Cairo.

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