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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
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 Pagan Origins Of Christian Mythology
The Judeo-Christian religions were founded in a region of the world where savior religions existed for thousands of years. Much of the symbolism and many of the stories in the Bible may be traced to earlier myths of the Persians, Egyptians, and other people...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
The Pagan Roots of Democracy
I stepped into the voting booth with civic pride and religious inspiration. The pastors urged the congregation to renew America and vote for a good Christian man, Ronald Reagan. I voted a straight Republican ticket. Those godless Democrats were no better than...
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
Who Were the Celts?
The Celts were a group of people that occupied lands stretching from the British Isles to Galatia. The Celts had many dealings with other cultures that bordered the lands occupied by these people, and even though there is no written record of the Celts...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Historical Christian Jewelry
The art of jewelry making evolved though the centuries. In a sense, jewelry is any ornamentation or adornment on the body. Jewelry has been used not only for aesthetic reasons but also as an indication of a person’s status in life.
>> Body Mysteries
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism

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By the Portuguese Empire: pathway of an eighteenth century governor
The Role of Interpreters, or Linguas, in the Portuguese Empire
Portuguese Empire During the 16th Century.
The End of the Portuguese Empire in a Comparative Perspective
Women in the Portuguese Colonial Empire
`The tears of Portugal': empire, identity, `race', and destiny in
Any attempt to (re)map the connections between empire and Portuguese national empire.

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Kirsten Schultz named 2011 American Council of Learned Societies Fellow
Kirsten Schultz, assistant professor of History, was awarded a prestigious 2011 American Council of Leaned Societies Fellowship to conduct research on the eighteenth-century Portuguese Empire in the Americas.
Similarity between two earthquakes
The country had undertaken these ventures in the Age of Discovery, transforming itself from the Kingdom of Portugal into the Portuguese Empire. That was before the Great Lisbon Earthquake.
Ancestry & Ethnic Identity
It derives from the history of Portuguese Empire in the Indian Ocean and the emergence of a category of mixed bloods and/or indigenous Christians who were called “Topaz,” “Tupass” and other such related derivatives, that is, of mixed ethnic-stock.
Ancestry and Ethnic Identity in the Australian Census… and thus to Sri Lanka
It derives from the history of Portuguese Empire in the Indian Ocean and the emergence of a category of mixed bloods and/or indigenous Christians who were called “Topaz,” “Tupass” and other such related derivatives, that is, of mixed ethnic-stock.
Urumi Releasing Tomorrow
His target and mission is Dom Vasco da Gama (Robin Pratt), the Viceroy of Portuguese Empire in India.

Suggested Web Resources

Portuguese Empire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
European Voyages of Exploration: The Portuguese Empire
The Age of Exploration marked the apogee of Portuguese imperial power and wealth.
The Portuguese Empire - Portugal's Global Empire
Apr 21, 2011 Learn all about the Portuguese Empire which spanned the globe just a few hundred years ago.
The Portuguese empire, 1415-1808: a ... - Google Books

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