6 days ago · Soba is an archaeological site and former town in what is now central Sudan. Three kingdoms existed in medieval Nubia: Nobadia with the capital in Faras, Makuria with the capital in Dongola, and Alodia (Alwa) with the capital in Soba. The latter used to be the capital of the medieval Nubian kingdom of Alodia from the sixth century until around ...
6 days ago · The Search for Ancient Egypt (French: À la recherche de l'Égypte oubliée, lit. 'In Search of Forgotten Egypt') is an illustrated monograph on the history of the rediscovery of ancient Egypt and of Egyptology, published in pocket format by Éditions Gallimard, in 1986.
- Jean Vercoutter
- 224 (first edition), 176 (reedition in 1998), 160 (new edition in 2007), 208 (UK & US editions)
- 21 November 1986, 23 January 1998 (reed.), 1 February 2007 (new ed.)
4 days ago · The West Indies are a subregion of North America, surrounded by the North Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea that includes 13 independent island countries and 18 dependencies and other territories in three major archipelagos: the Greater Antilles, the Lesser Antilles, and the Lucayan Archipelago.
Jan 14, 2021 ·   Hideyoshi was so disgusted that his own Japanese people were being sold en masse into slavery on Kyushu, that he wrote a letter to Jesuit Vice-Provincial Gaspar Coelho on July 24, 1587, to demand the Portuguese, Siamese (Thai), and Cambodians stop purchasing and enslaving Japanese and return Japanese slaves who ended up as far as India.
5 days ago · The word, "Nubia" was a geographic term invented by cartographers in the 1500s. Please show me some evidence where any so-called ancient "Egyptian" distinguished themselves from so-called "Nubians" (and better yet, please find just one instance of the term "Nubian" in any ancient kemetic text).
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2 days ago · These huge statues aren’t found in Africa, but Mexico. According to an archeologist who recently participated in archeological work in Mexico, One of the most ancient civilizations in the Americas, [size=15pt]the Black (Negritic) Olmecs developed a calendar that goes back to about 3,113 years Before Christ.[/size] The archeologist who appeared on the Art Bell show made that point.
Uno Stato fantoccio (a volte anche governo fantoccio) è una forma di governo che, anche se formalmente appartiene alla cultura del popolo governato, in realtà deve la sua esistenza a un'entità più potente, di solito uno Stato estero, che la controlla, l'appoggia e la difende.
6 days ago · Si l'histoire de la primatologie suit en grande partie celle de la zoologie en général, elle présente plusieurs particularités uniques dues aux liens étroits et longtemps contestés qu'entretient l'espèce humaine avec les autres primates.