The nucleus of the people called Kikuyu today came from the land of Ancient Egypt, during the reign of Pharaoh Akhenaten. They used the Ethiopia route to get to Mount Kenya. According to evidence from power handing over ceremony described below, it took less than thirty (30) years for the first...
The Celtic Picts of Scotland were the original inhabitants and genetic research today confirms that they were the original "Scots.
Paris was a prince of Troy in Greek mythology. Famed for his fairness he would take part in the Judgement of Paris to decide the most beautiful of goddesses; and he would also abduct Helen from Sparta
This article looks at the history of the Celts in central Europe, as well as the six Celtic nations of northwestern Europe. Were they all the same Celts? Read this article for an introduction to the historical debate.
How are the English, Welsh, Scottish and Irish inter-related through the Celts?
The names of many Gods and Goddesses of Greek mythology have survived into the modern day, but of course some of the Greek goddesses are more famous than others.
The Sirens are some of the most famous characters from Greek mythology. The song of the Sirens was said to lure mariners to their deaths, and heroes like Jason and Odysseus had to improvise to survive
These deities are a group of gods from which all others descend. They most notably include Uranus (Father Sky) and Gaia (Mother Earth), who preceded the Titans, who themselves preceded the Olympians.
What are the 10 greatest archaeological artifacts in the world? This article provides an excellent list.
For anyone taking an ancient history class who needs a run down of some of the big names in antiquity.