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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...
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History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
History of the Egyptian Religion, part IV: New Kingdom
New Kingdom (ca 1580 -1085 bc.) The Hyksos people The so called 'Hyksos' invasion, which was most likely composed of several small groups of different people infiltrating the delta during the 13th Dynasty, meant the end of the Middle Kingdom. The Hyksos...
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...
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History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
King James Bible: Matthew, Chapter 13
Chapter 13 13:1 The same day went Jesus out of the house, and sat by the sea side. 13:2 And great multitudes were gathered together unto him, so that he went into a ship, and sat; and the whole multitude stood on the shore. 13:3 And he spake many things unto...
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Isambard Kingdom Brunel's youngest descendant traces family history at ...
Isambard Kingdom Brunel's great, great, great, great grandson has retraced his ancestry with a visit to Orestone Manor. Ten-year-old Zebedee Noble, son of James and Jacqui Essery Brunel Noble, is one of the youngest living descendants of illustrious ...
Isambard Kingdom Brunel -- A Victorian Frank Lloyd Wright
Americans need little introduction to their favorite architect, Frank Lloyd Wright, but they may not know Isambard Kingdom Brunel (1806-1859), the Englishman who changed the world. His first project, the oldest tunnel in the London subway, changed the ...
A Marvel of Victorian Engineering Reopens as a Concert Venue in London
The influential 19th-century British mechanical and civil engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel's Thames Tunnel in London was the first underground tunnel to be constructed successfully beneath a navigable river. Built between 1825 and 1843, it was ...
Bristol hope for third time lucky despite Championship play-off torture
Imagine labouring hard for nine months to be promoted, finishing top of the table by 16 points and then in effect having to start again from scratch?
Tate Harmer transforms Brunel's first engineering project into underground venue
Tate Harmer's approach was to change as little as possible about the shaft, which was the first completed project by Isambard Kingdom Brunel, who went on to design the record-breaking ship the SS Great Britain and the Clifton Suspension Bridge in Bristol.

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