Prior to the period of reform know as the Tanzimat (1839-1876), slavery was alive and well within the Ottoman Empire, and in fact, was necessary to ensure the inner machinations of the Ottoman government, administration, and military for nearly...
History, legends, pictures and facts about Cleopatra VII, the last pharaoh of ancient Egypt: her life, death, dress and accessories. Tips and costume ideas for creating a Cleopatra dress, based on sculptures, portraits and coins featuring Queen Cleopatra. Information about ancient garments and...
Queen Nefertari - 'she for whom the sun doth shine' - was the Great Royal Wife of the legendary Pharaoh Ramesses II his one true love or a match made for political and dynastic reasons?
The technology to transport and arrange the stones of the Stonehenge monument was from Africa, in Ancient Egypt.
Where is Mesopotamia and what importance does it have? Who where the ancient civilisations that populated it? Was this really the beginnings of modern human civilisation?
KV5 is a fascinating tomb in the Valley of the Kings. Built as a tomb for the sons of Ramesses II, KV5 is the largest tomb yet found. Will more be discovered about Ramses the Great and his children?
Hieroglyphics gives us a rich history of ancient Egypt. By finding out the history, how to translate, as well as the different kind of hieroglyphics, we can better understand ancient Egypt.
Find out how much you really know about Alexander the Great by taking this free multiple-choice quiz on him. Designed to aid homeschoolers and all students studying Alexander the Great.
Was Pharaoh Ramesses III killed in a Harem Conspiracy led by one of his own wives and courtiers? Can modern science reveal what really happened to this powerful Ancient Egyptian pharaoh?
trial was taking place in a court. The opponents were the Ancient Egyptian God Horus and the Ancient Egypttian God Seth. The trial had been going on for some time, almost eighty years!. READ ABOUT THE OUTCOME