CARNAC, THE NEOLITHIC LOST KINGDOM
The mystery of the standing stones
In Brittany, France, the multitude of menhirs continues to confound archaeologists.
In the Neolithic period, why did men erect these gigantic funerary monuments to the glory of dignitaries who might have been as powerful as the Pharaohs?
Experts try to reveal the mysteries that still shroud these sites and this unique society that shone and disappeared suddenly.