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The Role and Power of Women in Ancient Egypt

The Role and Power of Women in Ancient Egypt

The roles of women in ancient Egypt and their ability to ascend to positions of power varied through history. Women could own and bequeath land and choose their spouses. At times, ...

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Egyptology and A Brief History of Egypt

Egyptology and A Brief History of Egypt

Egyptology is a field of study, like Biology. How did one country earn this distinction? Learn how the history of Egypt led to a huge branch of knowledge.

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Is Nefertiti buried in the Tomb of King Tut?

Is Nefertiti buried in the Tomb of King Tut?

British archaeologist Nicolas Reeves has put forth a theory regarding the possibility of Queen Nefertiti being laid to rest in the tomb of King Tut.

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Rescuing A Forgotten Lady From Oblivion

Rescuing A Forgotten Lady From Oblivion

Historians are today compiling a list of some 300 women of history, including Hypatia who have made valuable contributions to the world in which they lived.

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The Destruction of History

The Destruction of History

There are individuals whose needs were so profound that monumental efforts were put forth in the destruction of history to put forth their nefarious wishes.

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A Comparative Analysis of Thomas Jefferson and Sun Yat-Sen

A Comparative Analysis of Thomas Jefferson and Sun Yat-Sen

Thomas Jefferson and Sun Yat-Sen. Few people in history have represented the forcefulness of their belief in the equality of man.

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The Psychology of Forgers: What Motivates a Copycat?

The Psychology of Forgers: What Motivates a Copycat?

Apart from making money, what are the motivations for someone to make copies of things and call them their own? Here, we look at the psychology of forgers.

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The Behavior of Amenhotep IV – Akhenaten

The Behavior of Amenhotep IV – Akhenaten

It is possible that Akhenaten became more seriously disturbed and irrational behavior could have been observed in all areas of his life.

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Nephews of Beethoven and Tchaikovsky: Their Influence on Genius

Nephews of Beethoven and Tchaikovsky: Their Influence on Genius

How did the nephews of Beethoven and Tchaikovsky influence the lives and music of the composers, and what was the significance of their relationships.

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Ancient Coinage

Ancient Coinage

Long before ancient coinage was backed up with bulk gold, they had to stand on their own metal value. Lets review the history of the use of coins.

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Two Roman Emperors With A Social Conscious

Two Roman Emperors With A Social Conscious

Antoninus Pius and Marcus Aurelius were Roman emperors who differed greatly from the others. Many historians agree that they were both very good rulers.

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The Psychology of Tyrants

The Psychology of Tyrants

So what is the thread that runs through the fabric of the personality of the tyrant, the psychological features in common and how can they be identified.

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Campfire Communication

Campfire Communication

This was a time when the lines of communication between young and old was at its peak. We need to somehow return to campfire communication.

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Alexander the Great and George Washington

Alexander the Great and George Washington

Alexander the Great and George Washington. What do these two gentlemen have in common? They were both opposed to having their portrait on currency.

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The Practice of Medicine and Dentistry in Ancient Egypt

The Practice of Medicine and Dentistry in Ancient Egypt

There is evidence that those in skilled in medicine and dentistry in ancient Egypt practiced what today is considered to be highly skilled techniques.

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