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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 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 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...
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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...
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Heritage Homes in Qingpu District Built during the Qing Dynasty Demolished by
Some of the homes were built during the Qing Dynasty, or the Manchu Dynasty, the last dynasty to rule China from 1644 to 1912.
End of a dynasty
On February 12, 1912 China's boy emperor, Hsuan T'ung, was forced to abdicate, ending the Manchu Ch'ing dynasty. The last dynasty of China — Qing dynasty or Manchu dynasty, ruled the country from 1644 to 1912. Aisin Gioro is the name of the imperial ...
Cuandixia Village: A Peek at Ming and Qing Dynasty Village Life
A 400-year-old village with more than 70 preserved courtyards, Cuandixia village is a popular day trip, located about 90km away from Beijing.
$15M Chinese Vase Leads Gianguan Auctions Asia Week Sale
When it comes to famille rose ceramics, the finest date from the Yongzheng period (1723-1735) of the Qing Dynasty and the majority are florals. Pictorial stories such as the one on Lot 193, a diminuitive wine cup, are atypical.
How a revolution that killed 20 million people is still shaping China's view
Millions more were displaced, the fertile Yangtse valley was turned into a desert and the Qing dynasty was fatally weakened. Zhejiang saw some of the worst of the fighting.

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