How much was lost when the Library of Alexandria burned? (History Documentary)

First published at 06:55 UTC on September 15th, 2021.

The Library of Alexandria was the classical world’s greatest repository of knowledge. How much was lost when it vanished in late antiquity?
0:00 Introduction
1:13 Foundation of the library
2:09 Size and prestige of the library
3:39 Caesar’s fi…

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