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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 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
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
History of the Egyptian Religion, part IV: Middle Kingdom
First Intermediate - Middle Kingdom (ca 2181 -1786 bc.) The powers that built the solar temples of the 5th dynasty and the pyramids of the 6th dynasty weakened towards the end of the Old Kingdom, perhaps as a result of eroding economics, leaving the King less...
Religions >> Egyptian

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Vote: What were the greatest moments in Iditarod history?
Dick Mackey runs ahead of Rick Swenson on Front Street in a sprint to the Iditarod finish in Nome in 1978. Mackey won by one second, establish that the first dog nose across the line wins, not the first sled. ROB STAPLETON / Anchorage Daily News archive.
Alaska ships in snow for Iditarod start, mimicking state's original dogsled relay
In 2015, for only the second time in the Iditarod's 43-year history, the Anchorage suburb was unable to serve as the official start because of a lack of snow. Instead, Fairbanks once again came to the rescue.
IDITAROD: Married mushers arrive 48th and 49th in McGrath
“I feel like once you do [the Yukon Quest] you might as well go ahead and do the Iditarod,” the three-time Iditarod finisher said Wednesday.
The Latest: Dallas Seavey is first to Iditarod halfway mark
Race officials said in a release that the nuggets are symbolic of the ties between gold mining and mushing in the historical Iditarod mining district. Page was considered the mother of the Iditarod.
Artist redesigns Iditarod trophy, which honors race founder
Palmer bronze artist Pat Garley poses Tuesday, March 1, 2016 with the new Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race winner's trophy he recently finished for this year's race. The trophy is based on a photo of race co-founder Joe Redington Sr. and his lead dog Feets.

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