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What were the Hanging Gardens of Babylon?

You’ve probably seen or heard about the beauty of the Hanging Gardens of Babylon. It’s considered the second wonder of the ancient world, with many ancient ...

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Onna Bugeisha (Onna-musha): Who Were These Powerful Female Samurai Warriors?

Samurai are warriors who are well known not only in Japan but also in the rest of the world for their fierceness in battle and their strict moral standards. ...

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Who was King Solomon? – Separating the Man from the Myth

When the Israelites arrived in the land of Canaan, they settled in separate communities, based on their tribes of origin. It was only around 1050 BCE that ...

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A Guide on Traditional Japanese Tattoos

Japanese tattoos have become a popular tattoo style recognized all over the world. The eye-catching vibrant colors and bold designs perfectly depict the ...

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10 Most Evil People in History

History is important for humanity because it helps us look back to see what happened, what went wrong, and what was successful. Usually, people use history ...

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A Guide on Traditional American Tattoos

Want to try a bold and striking tattoo on your body? The traditional American tattoo style is a great choice for you!   Also known as ‘old ...

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The Origin of Thanksgiving – A Brief History

Thanksgiving is an American federal holiday celebrated on the last Thursday in November. It began as an autumn harvest festival organized by the English ...

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Surprising Facts about the Great Wall of China

The Great Wall of China was included in the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 1987 even though large portions of it lie in ruins or are no longer ...

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A (Very) Brief History of China 

China is one of the oldest civilizations in the world, boasting over four thousand years of history. Granted, many of those years were spent as a ...

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A Brief Timeline of Ancient Egypt

Ancient Egypt is one of the civilizations that survived the longest in history. While not always actually controlled by the Egyptian state, there is ...

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Timeline of Ancient Greece Explained

Many of the inventions and developments that make up our modern world have their origin in ancient Greece. But when exactly? Here is a timeline of all of ...

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Timeline of Ancient Rome Explained

Unlike other classical civilization timelines, most events in Roman history are perfectly dated. This is partly due to the passion the Romans had for ...

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