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- The Twilight of the Celtic Gods
- The Milesians, according to myth, were the first Celts to settle in Ireland. This group was named after the eight sons of Mil (some texts say King Milesius); these Gaelic peoples, the myths report, came to Ireland from Spain. Ironically, the first phase of...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
- Dionysos – A Gift of Abundance and Divine Inspiration
- At the end of the summer the four elements have worked their alchemy; a good balance between fertile earth, air of the right temperature, the fire of the sun and gentle rain showers will now have resulted in an abundant harvest. Flowers proudly open up to the...
Deities & Heros >> Greek
- Khonsu, "the Traveller", referring to the moon wandering across the sky. Divine child of Amun and Mut, one of the Theban Triad. Depicted as a young boy in the form of a mummy, wearing the side-lock of youth and with the moon crescent above his head....
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
- Sothis was the goddess personifying the dog-star Sirius, the bright appearance of which in the July dawn sky announced the annual flooding of the Nile. The Egyptian name of the goddess was "Sopdet", from which came the Greek Sothis, normally used in...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
- Bibles Do Not Equal Wisdom
- Bibles do not equal wisdom. In other words, all forms of spiritual text no matter how eloquently stated, cannot actually grant wisdom to the reader, merely through the act of reading. Words are only the representations of things, but not the things themselves....
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
- In Praise of Pumpkins
- I have always had a fascination with pumpkins. As a child I enjoyed Christmas and Thanksgiving and all the other holidays we surround our year with, but Halloween was special. Halloween spoke of ghosts, ghouls, witches and all the primal fears that children...
Holidays >> Samhain
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- EMPIRES IN THE FERTILE CRESCENT
- Empires in the Fertile Crescent: Ancient Assyria, Anatolia, and.
- Forestry's fertile crescent: the application of biotechnology to forest
- 'Fertile Crescent' of the Middle East. 10 000 years ago, in the 'Fertile Crescent' of South-west recently, there has not been a 'Fertile Crescent' for forest trees.
- Lesson 2 Assyria Rules the Fertile Crescent
- 1. World History: Ancient Civilizations. Chapter 4: Early Empires.
- The Fertile Crescent
- Cities of Jesus. Page 1. Sinai/Egypt Blank Map.
- Ancient Civilisations of the Fertile Crescent
- Ancient Civilisations of the Fertile Crescent. TASK 1: Study the atlas and label the map with the expressions from the box.
Suggested News Resources
- UFC Rio: Silva Vs. Okami Preview & Predictions
- This Saturday, the UFC heads down to the fertile crescent of MMA for an obviously Brazilian-heavy card with plenty of questions: can Yushin Okami stop the Far East's slump by upsetting hometown hero Anderson Silva?
- Syria: damned if we do, damned if we don't
- Located in the fertile crescent where civilization first arose, it has ready access to the markets and ideas of Europe. Its capital of Damascus boasts of being the oldest continuously inhabited city in the world.
- What'll it be, BUB?
- SideBern's (2208 W Morrison Ave., Tampa; (813) 258-2233) is not only one of Tampa Bay's finest restaurants; it's also a fertile crescent of couture cocktail activity.
- Brett A. Clark/The Daily Advance
- By Robert Kelly-goss The bond between human and animal is as old as the story of the first known domestication of animals in the Middle East's Fertile Crescent.
- The Geopolitics of the United States, Part 1: The Inevitable Empire
- Only the Fertile Crescent has reliable agriculture, but that agriculture is only possible with capital- and labor-intensive irrigation.
Suggested Web Resources
- Fertile Crescent - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
- The Fertile Crescent is a crescent-shaped region containing the comparatively moist and fertile land of otherwise arid and semi-arid Western Asia.
- Mesopotamia at mrdowling.com
- The Fertile Crescent has been home to various civilizations for over five thousand years.
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