Ancient Civilizations
epub |eng | 2020-08-04 | Author:Paul A. Rahe [Rahe, Paul A.]

Map 22. Amphipolis and Her Walls, ca. 424–422 While Cleon and the men under his command were marching three miles up the Strymon and making their way along the road ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations August 10,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2013-06-02 | Author:Jesse Harasta & Charles River Editors [Harasta, Jesse]

An Incan Double Jamb Doorway This building at Machu Picchu has trapezoidal windows. Photo by Martin St-Amant. One of the more enigmatic and interesting constructs in the complex is the ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations August 8,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2015-01-04 | Author:

The Intellectual and Social Context in Eighteenth-Century China During the seventeenth century a unified academic field of empirically based classical knowledge emerged among Qing literati scholars in the Yangzi delta ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations August 7,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Unknown

1. Tacitus, Annals, 12.7.3. 2. Barrett, 1996: 108. 3. Tacitus, Annals, 12.65. 4. Dio, Roman History, 61.3. Agrippina Augusta In 49CE, Agrippina got stuff done. She consolidated her place. But ...
( Category: American History August 7,2020 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2020-08-03 | Author:Robert Graves [Graves, Robert]

1 . This is a popular minstrel tale, containing few mythic elements, which could be told either in Thebes or Argos without causing offence; which would be of interest to ...
( Category: Folklore & Mythology August 7,2020 )
epub |eng | 2012-08-14 | Author:Buchwald, Jed Z.; Feingold, Mordechai;

equinoctial: mid-Chelae Chelarum medium secundum latitudinem equinoctial: right-hand and foreknee of Centaur Centauri praeterea dextram manum, [et] anteriora genua equinoctial: flexure of Eridanus flexum fluminis equinoctial: head of Cetus Ceti ...
( Category: Historiography August 7,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-08-15 | Author:Adam Rutherford

Part Three Black Power The last White man to win the hundred-meter final at the Olympics was Allan Wells in 1980. It was the Moscow games, and owing to the ...
( Category: Discrimination & Racism August 7,2020 )
epub |eng | 2014-01-29 | Author:Christopher Knight & Alan Butler [Knight, Christopher & Butler, Alan]

of the Earth = 360 x 10 20 pounds 1 Megalithic-minute section of the Earth = 6 x 1020 pounds 1 Megalithic-second section of the Earth = 1020 pounds The ...
( Category: Ancient & Controversial Knowledge August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-09-16 | Author:Neil MacGregor [MacGregor, Neil]

Artemis dominates her Temple at Ephesus on this silver Roman coin c. 50 CE. Across the ancient world everybody would have recognized the unmistakable, many-breasted Artemis/ Diana, protectoress of Ephesus ...
( Category: General Broadcasting August 6,2020 )
mobi, epub, azw3 |eng | 2020-08-03 | Author:Gary Greenberg [Greenberg, Gary]

Myth #57: Jacob wrestled with a stranger. The Myth: And Jacob was left alone; and there wrestled a man with him until the breaking of the day. And when he ...
( Category: Folklore & Mythology August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2010-09-13 | Author:Meyer, Marvin W. & Robinson, James M. [Meyer, Marvin W.]

The Three Steles of Seth 1 Dositheos’s Witness to the Three Steles of Seth (118, 10–24) Dositheos’s revelation of the three steles 2 of Seth, father of the living and ...
( Category: Mythology & Folklore August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-12-08 | Author:J. B. Bury

Chapter Ten Decline of the Roman Power in the West The collapse of the Huns at the battle of Nedao (A.D. 454) was immediately followed by the settlement of the ...
( Category: Rome August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-06-02 | Author:Yukio Mishima

4. When the lieutenant at last turned away, it was not from weariness. For one thing, he was anxious not to undermine the considerable strength he would need in carrying ...
( Category: Japanese August 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-07-14 | Author:Lynch, Tosca A. C.; Rocconi, Eleonora; & Eleonora Rocconi [Lynch, Tosca A.C. & Rocconi, Eleonora]

To form a complete scale within this framework, two additional notes were inserted between the boundaries of each of the two fourths; and since each of these substructures comprised four ...
( Category: Music August 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-12-14 | Author:Alan Butler

Avebury Avebury, near Marlborough, Wiltshire LATITUDE : 51° 25’ 43.04” N LONGITUDE : 1° 51’ 14.66” W Avebury is my favourite stone circle in the south of England, partly because ...
( Category: Landmarks & Monuments August 5,2020 )