Ancient Civilizations
epub |eng | 2021-06-07 | Author:Jason Colavito

John Greaves and al-Hakam Greaves gives the story of Sūrīd much as the Akhbār al-zamān does, including some of the tales of al-Ma’mūn appended to it. As we have seen, ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations September 2,2021 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-02 | Author:Charles River Editors

Just decades after the Siege of Syracuse, the Greeks were devising a variety of war engines for both defensive and offensive purposes. The hovering ram was one of the first ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations August 12,2021 )
epub, azw3 |eng | 2019-04-29 | Author:Julius Caesar [Caesar, Julius]

Book VI Caesar, expecting for many reasons a greater commotion in Gaul, resolves to hold a levy by the means of M. Silanus, C. Antistius Reginus, and T. Sextius, his ...
( Category: Ancient Greek History June 28,2021 )
epub, azw3 |eng | 2021-03-23 | Author:Rolf Boldrewood [Boldrewood, Rolf]

XXX As everything looked so fair-weather-like, Jim and Jeanie made it up to be married as soon after she came up as he could get a house ready. She came ...
( Category: Children's Literature June 27,2021 )
epub |eng | 2012-06-15 | Author:Phillip Barlag

Perhaps if he’d spent a little more time developing his brain, he might have been a better general. However, he eschewed all intellectual efforts and focused instead on his physique. ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations June 21,2021 )
epub |eng | 2011-06-07 | Author:Will Durant [Durant, Will]

( Category: Ancient Civilizations June 21,2021 )
epub |eng | 2011-06-07 | Author:Will Durant [Durant, Will]

( Category: Ancient Civilizations June 21,2021 )
epub |eng | 2014-04-14 | Author:Unknown

49–51 Aristagores and Kleomenes See Solmsen 1943: 196–200 and esp. Pelling 2007. 49.1 Ἀπικνέεται…ἀρχήν : Aristagores is called ‘tyrant’ (he no longer actually is that, having resigned his tyranny, but ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations June 13,2021 )
mobi |eng | 2010-11-09 | Author:H. A. Guerber

The Gladiator Condemned When a gladiator fell after a brave resistance, the people sometimes wished to save his life, so that he could recover and come and amuse them again. ...
( Category: Children's History June 10,2021 )
epub |eng | 2018-07-09 | Author:Unknown

HOUSES OF THE DEAD The human remains from Bestansur can be further situated by reviewing the contemporary evidence from sites with so-called Houses of the Dead, in particular Çayönü in ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations May 25,2021 )
epub |eng | 2017-05-15 | Author:Peter Topping

THE NEOLITHIC OF THE BLACKWATER Wherever large scale excavation has taken place on the gravels north of the Blackwater Estuary, Neolithic occupation has been revealed, usually in the form of ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations May 25,2021 )
epub |eng | 2010-12-14 | Author:Hunter, John; Ralston, Ian; Ralston, Ian

Monasteries Early monasteries do not present the classic plan of the later medieval Benedictine house, with its church, cloister and regular rectangular layout (see Chapter 14). Monastic houses seem to ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations May 24,2021 )
epub |eng | 2021-02-16 | Author:Stephanie Pearson

Fig. 83: Frescoes depicting doors inlaid with tortoiseshell, framed by columns with Alexandrian capitals. Cubiculum M, Villa of P. Fannius Synistor, Boscoreale. 50-40 BC. New York, The Metropolitan Museum of ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations May 6,2021 )
epub |eng | 2001-09-02 | Author:Graham Hancock [Hancock, Graham]

( Category: Ancient Civilizations May 3,2021 )
epub |eng | 2015-11-20 | Author:Thucydides [Thucydides]

( Category: Ancient Greek History April 27,2021 )