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Story of the Celts: The Ancient Celts
The Ancient Celts [ 8 ] What is surprising to most modern readers is just how widespread across Europe the Celts once were. The Celts have been called the "Fathers of Europe," that is north of the Greco-Roman Mediterranean. Long before the Germanic...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
The Ancient Goddess Barbi: Historical Views from the Year 5000
(Author's Note: Read this only if you consider laughter a sincere form of worship!) In the year 5000, historians will seek to patch together traces of the past, to discover what life was like in today's current era. Here's one humorous view of what they might...
Paganism & Wicca >> Humor
Astronomy in Ancient Civilisations
It is a pity that the myths of ancient civilisations are so easily dismissed as the musings of savage minds, as it is subsequently easy to overlook the fact that many of their myths were encryptions of their astronomical knowledge. The best example of this...
Modern Science >> Astronomy
History of Egyptian Medicine and Philosophy
When medical knowledge past is considered, lack of aseptic technique, pain-killing drugs and antibiotics are an accepted part of our modern legend of these ancient healing practices. You will find that none of this is true when it comes to Ancient Egypt....
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
Magick in Ancient Egypt
"O Isis great enchantress, free me, release me from all evil red things, from the fever of the god and the fever of the goddess. From death, and deathfrom pain, and the pain that comes over me; as though hast freed, as thou hast released thy son Horus,...
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies

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Timeline for Ancient Greece
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ANCIENT GREECE own guidance have been the model after which the nations have shaped the varying codes of law under which they live.
Ancient Greece The ancient Greeks are remembered today for many
The ancient Greeks are remembered today for many things, among them their great contributions to art, philosophy, and literature.

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Survivors of 1938 Hurricane Tell Stories, Shrug Off Irene
(AP Photo) To the ancient Greeks, Irene was the word for peace and a goddess who personified it. But for Milton Miller, Hurricane Irene leads to images of war. "There was a big fish factory east of Amagansett that processed fish into fertilizer.
Ancient Greeks help explain the rioting of modern Britons
The ancient Greeks recognised that unconstrained pursuit of appetite or spirit in any society would lead to disaster. Therefore, they argued that reason must govern the pursuit of both appetite and spirit.
What can the Ancient Greeks do for us?
Medicinal baths at Thermopylae, some 90 miles north-west of Athens, Thermopylae meant the Hot Gates in ancient Greek. Photograph: Petros Giannakouris/AP Homer is the fountainhead of so much in Greek culture, and that includes literary doctors.
What can the Ancient Greeks teach us?
The Death of Socrates by Jacques-Louis David (1787). Photograph: Francis G Mayer/Francis G Mayer/CORBIS In the last years of the 5th century BC, Athens was on the rocks.
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Ancient Greece - History, mythology, art, war, culture, society, and
Topics on the history, art and architecture, mythology, wars, geography and culture of the ancient civilization. Features a forum, essays, and photo gallery.
Ancient Greece - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Ancient Greeks - the Athenians of Ancient Greece.
The Ancient Greeks... An educational web site about the Athenians of ancient Greece. Their beliefs, entertainment, and the methods in which they lived.
Ancient Greece for Kids
Aug 17, 2011 Ancient Greece for kids - Homework Help - Ancient Greece for Middle School Social Studies.
Ancient Greece - The British Museum
Experience this epic and exciting website, which explores the world of ancient Greece using hundreds of objects from the British Museum.

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