Ancient Civilizations
mobi |eng | 2014-08-14 | Author:Arrian of Nicomedia [Nicomedia, Arrian of]

( Category: Ancient Civilizations April 27,2021 )
mobi |eng | 2014-12-26 | Author:Amanda H. Podany [Podany, Amanda H.]

7. In this cuneiform letter found in Kanesh, the Assyrian merchant Assur-idi writes to his son Assur-nada about their trading operations transporting textiles to Anatolia. The father and son kept ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations April 25,2021 )
epub |eng | 2020-04-11 | Author:Charles River Editors

The flowers or herbs mentioned above were tied together in small bundles called “posies” and may have given rise to a chant later picked up by children. To this day, ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations April 23,2021 )
mobi |eng | 2000-11-01 | Author:Volume II The Lives of the Noble Grecians;Romans [The Lives of the Noble Grecians;Romans, Volume II]

TIBERIUS GRACCHUS HAVlNG completed the first two narratives, we now may proceed to take a view of misfortunes, not less remarkable, in the Roman couple, and with the lives of ...
( Category: Specific Group Biographies April 22,2021 )
azw3 |eng | 2020-01-08 | Author:Jacques COULARDEAU [COULARDEAU, Jacques]

Now if we assume as some facts show that 75% of the artists who left their handprints in the caves were women if we assume that women in their collective ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations April 15,2021 )
epub |eng | 2018-06-14 | Author:History, Captivating

Benevolent yet Unfortunate: Titus Suetonius and other contemporary historians described Titus as an ideal ruler and exemplary emperor, but we must not forget that they depended on him and his ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations April 14,2021 )
epub |eng | 2009-11-24 | Author:Marcus Cicero

Or a quality which manifests some great power is itself named as a god, such as Faith and Reason, both of which we have actually seen consecrated in the Capitol ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations April 11,2021 )
epub |eng | 2000-10-23 | Author:Edward Gibbon [Gibbon, Edward]

Notes for Chapter LVIII * * * 1 Whimsical enough is the origin of the name of Picards, and from thence of Picardie, which does not date earlier than A.D. ...
( Category: Ancient Roman History March 31,2021 )
epub |eng | 2000-11-01 | Author:Edward Gibbon [Gibbon, Edward]

“The master of the Roman world, who aspired to erect an eternal monument of the glories of his reign, could employ in the prosecution of that great work the wealth, ...
( Category: Ancient Roman History March 31,2021 )
epub |eng | 2000-11-01 | Author:Edward Gibbon [Gibbon, Edward]

ELEVATION OF JUSTIN THE ELDER · REIGN OF JUSTINIAN: I. THE EMPRESS THEODORA · II. FACTIONS OF THE CIRCUS AND SEDITION OF CONSTANTINOPLE · III. TRADE AND MANUFACTURE OF SILK ...
( Category: Ancient Roman History March 31,2021 )
epub |eng | 2021-02-10 | Author:Alberto Angela

Cleopatra Risks Shipwreck in the Mediterranean The sky is dark and blinding lightning bolts illuminate the horizon. The helmsman’s eyes are on the waves, trying to detect from any slight ...
( Category: Historical Biographies March 26,2021 )
epub |eng | 2020-03-15 | Author:Brian M. Fagan;Nadia Durrani;

The earliest controlled use of fire comes from an 800,000-year-old settlement at Gesher Benot Ya’aqov in Israel, but humans are thought to have tamed it much earlier. Early humans would ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations March 21,2021 )
epub |eng | 2015-12-14 | Author:Polybius [Polybius]

( Category: Ancient Civilizations March 18,2021 )