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Indian History Rewritten
The Indian civilisation, considered to be the product of clash and subsequent inter mixture of the white-skinned civilised invaders and the dark savages native to India, has been rightly questioned in recent years, and the mischievously fabricated history of...
History & Anthropology >> Indic / Vedic
The Truth Behind the History of the Necronomicon
I don't think there are many people out there who haven't heard of the Necronomicon and the dreadful things connected with it. We've all heard the theories about how it is a Satanist tool; actual copies of the book are bound in human skin and how you risk...
Deities & Heros >> Chthulu
History of the Egyptian Religion, part I: Early Dynastic Period
I - Predynastic - Early Dynastic Period. The temples were in essence the *Home of the God* and thus a place where only Pharaoh as the Son of God and those he appointed as his deputies, could meet with the god. This goes all the way back to Archaic and...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
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
History of the Egyptian Religion, part II: The Old Kingdom
II - The Old Kingdom ca 2686-2181 BC During the Old Kingdom the Egyptian society moved from tribal communities to a fully developed theocratic system, where the power of the king was absolute. The great pyramids of Dynasty 4 was made possible by technological...
Religions >> Egyptian

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#IWD2016 Book Review: SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome by Mary Beard
With SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome, the renowned Cambridge classicist Mary Beard presents a new history of 'the Senate and People of Rome', covering over 1,000 years and a diverse array of themes. Marion Koob applauds this superb book for its ...
Hampton Roads tells its history, one beard at a time
Fleming, who dons a full beard of his own, has made a hobby of studying facial hair through history. Some competitors' looks would've fit well in the early 1860s, he said. “People do incredible things,” he said.
This Bearded Model Just Made History By Killing It On The Catwalk
Challenging beauty ideals! Harnaam Kaur became the first woman to walk the runway with a full beard last week. (Photo: Instagram/harnaamkaur).
Great-granddaughter of tycoon Mr Selfridge says he wasn't a womaniser
Fans of the ITV series Mr Selfridge probably think they know everything about the colourful American tycoon – from his trim, dark beard to his compulsive womanising and betrayal of his long-suffering wife.
'Of Beards and Men' Is a Fascinating Through-line of Social and Cultural History
It would have been fairly easy to have made a book about the history of beards a fashion-inflected, coffee-tableish romp through the life and times of facial hair: tempting, even.

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