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The Archaeological search for the ancient city of Troy
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Everyone knows this from school. However, only a few know that in even now there is "the Trojan War" waged in the scientific world, according to German scholar Erich Zehren. The beginning of this "war", and even modern "bombing", often have… The subject is - which Troy is it? – The Homer’s? – Or...? The name of Heinrich Schliemann is a symbol of unwavering…
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The Archaeological search for the ancient city of Troy
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Heinrich Schliemann excavated Troy. Everyone knows this from school. However, only a few know that in even now there is "the Trojan War" waged in the scientific world, according to German scholar Erich Zehren. The beginning of this "war", and even modern "bombing", often have roots in the feelings of envy and hostility toward succeeding amateur, because archeology is the most complex of all sciences, despite its apparent simplicity and accessibility of almost everyone who ever took the spade in his hands.…
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An historical account of an ancient Greek city-state or colony
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The geography subject borrows from a variety of other disciplines to explain various aspects of fauna and flora. History is among the most used… The author draws heavily from the primary sources of information such as the Herodotus, Plutarch, and the Thucydides to explain the nature and structures of various Greek land engagements in the 500 century B.C. In…
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The Forbidden City: Symbol of Imperial Power in Ancient China
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It was built by the third Ming emperor Yongle who, upon usurping the throne, decided to move the capital from Nanjing to Beijing. Since the emperor would move to the new… The great royal power can be seen from the origin of the name of Forbidden City. The Chinese name of the Forbidden City is Zijin Cheng. Zi, means “purple”, which refers to the Ziwei Star.…
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City states
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Such countries are sovereign if they are completely independent. Inside sovereign nations, we can have other independent areas referred to as city-states. A city-state relates to a… Most assuredly, a city-state enjoys unconditional sovereignty, regulating its own taxes, has its own budget, and represents itself independently at the United Nations. However, the…
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Ancient Rme. When in Rome... Clthing, Sprts And Government
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In the Italian peninsula it has the same climate as the Mediterranean climate. Mild, rainy, winters and ht, dry summers. The climate in the nrth is cler, rain is plentiful. Italian peninsula is an ideal place fr farming. … The city f Rme has tremendus envirnmental advantages, because f that it made it easier fr Rme t becme an imprtant city. The city f Rme is…
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Western civilization.Persian Empire,Greece and Ancient Rome
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Modern civilization today seems to be far from the world of ancient history where stone and man were the fundamental building blocks of technology, but when examined closely, that is not actually so. … Modern civilization today seems to be far from the world of ancient history where stone and man were the fundamental building blocks of technology, but when…
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Olympia, ancient game effect art and religion and vice versa
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There is a deep mist of the time which hindered the revelation of contextual circumstances of the games. However, according to a fable, the origin of Olympic Games revolves around the Greek god Zeus, who fought a… These religious rituals ultimately transformed into Olympic Games1. Nothing exactly can be said about the occurrence of the first Olympic Games.…
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The culture of the city of Cairo, Egypt
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Cairo is the largest city in Africa and one of the most densely populated cultural center of the region.It is famous for its proximity with the world famous pyramids of Giza and Great Sphinx. Cairo has derived its modern name from the Arabic name 'Al-Qahira.… Cairo is the largest city in Africa and one of the most densely populated cultural center of the…
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Compare and contrast the values, institutions and actions of the city-states of Sparta and Athens
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Within the Greek nation, the two City-States, Athens and Sparta were virtual opposites in organization, direction, and in values. These two… Athenian citizens had enjoyed strong constitutional rights in political and legal aspects. This made them strong, materially and psychologically, which was envied by many non-citizens and these aspects were not…
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English - World Literature I
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Institution Instructor Course Name Date English - World Literature I Cities play significant roles in terms of their heroic works of the ancient world. As depicted in this paper, both Uruk and Corinth shared some common similarities in the ancient world, but they portrayed some acute differences in their importance and other characteristics.… Conversely, Uruk…
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Art paper project
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Tutor name Subject name Date The ancient city of Petra So far the art class has been interesting and has given insights into the critical analysis of art and how we can use art of all forms to understand societies, their cultural backgrounds, and history.… The ancient city of Petra is a historical and architectural artwork that was literary curved from…
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Assignment
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The city had two great pyramids: the pyramid of the sun and the pyramid of the moon. Excavation aiming at unlocking the secrets of the pyramid of the moon started in 1998. The first secret that the… The archeologists further discovered how the city came into being; through a lava-tube cave. These caves and other physical features, according to the…
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Barcelona Grid System
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Barcelona is a beautiful, ancient city which began in 1 A.D. when the Romans established a small colony around the Taber mount in northeastern parts of Spain. At that time it was known as Barcino. Barcino was one of the small colonies situated on a strategic location between two rivers and easily defensible.… The active trend socially and economically drew the…
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Ancient Rome
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The paper operates mainly based on research questions which can be stated as follows: Would you agree that Ancient Rome is seen by many to be the highpoint of the ancient world? What were the contributions of Rome to our Western world in politics, society and religion?… The paper tells that the wonders of ancient Rome are many. It is easy to understand why…
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Ancient History
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History and Political Science : Ancient Greece 1.What were the main causes behind the development of democracy in Greece? Why was the polis the preferred form of government in ancient Greece? What role did ostracism and political exile play in maintaining a political balance in Ancient Greece?… Although, it might appear counter-intuitive at first, the fact…
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Question Essay
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There is need to focus on population as well as factors that enhanced effective social and political interaction. The annotated bibliography will concentrate on sources that explained Mesopotamia in preindustrial era. The focus… The problems will be linked to the economic and social wellbeing of the country. They will also be linked to the increasing…
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Summarize
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This might be drawn from their history or their present function. People place great importance on the most popular ancient cities. For instance, the ancient city of Mesopotamia… This essay offers a summary of page 15 of the book “Middle Eastern Cities: A Symposium on Ancient, Islamic, and Contemporary Middle Eastern Urbanism,” by Lapidus Ira Marvin, which was…
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Ancient giza
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Running Head: Ancient Giza   Ancient Giza Name: Course Instructor: Course Name: Date: Introduction: The ancient Giza is the home to the largest pyramids in the world. The largest pyramid is known as the Pyramid of Giza. It is also referred to as the Pyramid of Khufu or some other times as the Pyramid of Cheops.… The pyramid is believed to have been built as a…
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Introduction about Al Hilla in Iraq
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It is adjacent to the ancient city of Babylon, and is also close to the ancient cities of Borsippa and Kish. In a nearby village towards the city of Najaf lies the tomb of the… During Muslim rule, it was a major centre of education and Islamic scholarship. Among its renowned scholars were the historian and astrologer Muhammad ibn Tawus al-Alawi al-Hasam…
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Ancient judaism
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The authors argue that the torah are most sacred books that were written in 400 B.C. When the temple was being constructed in Jerusalem, it is the same time the torah gained… Another important issue that strikes me is whether the Baal stele representing the image of Baal is the one that Elijah challenged from during the mount Camel protest. The book portrays…
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Ancient art
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The aim of this paper is to compare and contrast two works from any ancient culture and compare and contrast them in terms of style, meaning, symbolism and other aesthetic features. The first is Aphrodite Untying Her Sandal is a small bronze statue located in the Roman Imperial period maybe in the first century CE.… The statues being both Roman replicas…
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Ancient culture
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This is what a so-called prehistory is all about. Wide-ranging sequential separating lines stuck between primeval times were arduous to ascertain for the reason that civilizations and communities have… Also, the civilizations were laddered and followed through a hierarchy. The kings called for extending their territories, hence, subsequently formed a…
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London city
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Its scenario is just magnificent and its beauty indescribable. London has further been described as an ornament to the realm by the… Its fast-paced growth and advancements helped to produce a community of arts and letters such as had not existed since the Anthens of the fifth century. London is the home of a cultural and educational institution that is clearly…
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Ancient Egyptian Religion
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Most of the people know Egypt due to one of the wonders of the world “pyramids”. It is better to know about the roots of religion Egypt possess in ancient times. This religion affected social and moral lives of Egyptian people.… While studying ancient religion of Egypt it is clearly understood that most of the concepts of that religion was due to the people’s…
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