Ancient Civilizations
epub |eng | 2017-09-19 | Author:Quinn, Josephine;

9.2 Frederic Leighton, Phoenicians Bartering with Ancient Britons (1894–95), a fresco painted for the Royal Exchange in London. This comparison of migrant, maritime peoples was also popular in the newly ...
( Category: Archaeology September 20,2019 )
azw3, mobi, epub |eng | 2015-10-07 | Author:Romila Thapar

LIVING BETWEEN THOUGHT AND ACTION PETER RONALD DESOUZA Romila Thapar defines the public intellectual as one who ‘should take a position independent of those in power, enabling him or her ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations September 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-10-14 | Author:Sir Richard F. Burton

FIG. 221 -BRONZE SWORD BEARING THE NAME OF VUL-NIRARI I., FOUND NEAR DIARBEKR FIG. 222.—PERSIAN ARCHER. From a bas-relief of Persepolis, the ancient capital of Persia (B.C. 560). The long ...
( Category: Engineering September 10,2019 )
epub |eng | 2017-07-15 | Author:Richard Bradley & Courtney Nimura

Figure 5.13. Excavated pits in the interior of the enclosure at Tuach (Aaron Watson). Figure 5.14. (above) Urn 4 on its discovery, and (below) Urn 5 showing the cap of ...
( Category: Prehistory September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:E R Dodds [Dodds, E R]

What I have thus far suggested is a tentative line of spiritual descent which starts in Scythia, crosses the Hellespont into Asiatic Greece, is perhaps combined with some remnants of ...
( Category: Philosophy September 5,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2019-06-24 | Author:Matthew LaCroix

“When Anu, the Sublime King of the Anunnaki, and Bel, the lord of Heaven and earth, who decreed the fate of the land assigned to Marduk, the over-ruling son of ...
( Category: Ancient & Controversial Knowledge September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-24 | Author:Matthew LaCroix [Matthew LaCroix]

“When Anu, the Sublime King of the Anunnaki, and Bel, the lord of Heaven and earth, who decreed the fate of the land assigned to Marduk, the over-ruling son of ...
( Category: Ancient & Controversial Knowledge August 16,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-01 | Author:Graham Hancock [Hancock, Graham]

This is not the place to elaborate further on the Birdman myth, or on the extensive traditions surrounding the god Horus, one of the most famous and complex figures in ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations August 2,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2016-04-09 | Author:Paul Elliott

Iron Age roundhouse with its associated farming enclosure at Hod Hill, Dorset. The ditched yard contained a stable or cattle byre. (I. A. Richmond) The Modern Experience Although I cannot ...
( Category: Prehistory August 2,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Stephen Turnbull

The Middle-Eastern theatre 1251–60 By comparison with the European campaigns of 1237–1242 the Mongol progress in the Islamic world had been slow but steady, but an important development occurred in ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations July 30,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-03-17 | Author:Scarre, Christopher.,Fagan, Brian M. & Brian M. Fagan [Chris Scarre]

The Great Age of Athens In a famous speech recorded (or invented) by Thucydides, the Athenian leader Pericles called Athens the “school of Hellas.” It is certainly true that the ...
( Category: Sociology July 30,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-03-03 | Author:Bryant, Edwin;

10 Aryans in the Archaeological Record The Evidence outside the Subcontinent The previous chapters have outlined the assumptions underlying the linguistic evidence that is generally accepted as decisive in eliminating ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations July 28,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-11-04 | Author:Laird Scranton

16 CORRELATING REGIONAL KINGSHIPS AT 3000 BCE In our outlook on the roots of pharaonic rule in Egypt, the establishment of dynastic kingship served as a finalizing stage in the ...
( Category: Prehistory July 26,2019 )
epub |eng | 2010-03-22 | Author:J. Douglas Kenyon

HALTON ARP’S UNIVERSE In Arp’s cosmology, a large component of redshift means age, not velocity. The higher the redshift, the younger the galaxy or quasar. Galaxies that have no excess ...
( Category: New Thought July 26,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Carole Hillenbrand

CHAPTER SIX Aspects of Life in the Levant in the Crusading Period Peace was not, however, the favourite subject of the Muslim historians – nor perhaps of any historian.1 (Gabrieli) ...
( Category: Islam July 18,2019 )