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New date for origin of ancient Egypt

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A new timeline for the formation of ancient Egypt is established by scientists.
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El mundo de la filología clásica: MAPA INTERACTIVO DE COLONIAS GRIEGAS

El mundo de la filología clásica: MAPA INTERACTIVO DE COLONIAS GRIEGAS | Ancient History- New Horizons | Scoop.it

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Gruesome deaths discovered by archaeologists - HeritageDaily

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Gruesome deaths discovered by archaeologists
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Ramesses III – the second Pharaoh of the 20th dynasty – is believed to have reigned from 1186 to 1155 BC.
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The Iceman: A Historical Inquiry

I designed this lesson to introduce students to the study of history using Ötzi the Iceman. Students will examine the evidence presented and use it to construct a story about the Iceman’s death.

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For Preliminary study.

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Egyptian Gods

Gods of Ancient Egypt (Pretty interesting stuff: http://t.co/QUoRCLQh7c)
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For the study of Ancient Egypt - preliminary course.

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Lena Nobakht's comment, September 15, 2013 8:07 PM
a clear list of all egyptian gods
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Roman Businesswomen. I: The case of the producers and ...

Roman Businesswomen. I: The case of the producers and ... | Ancient History- New Horizons | Scoop.it
History of the Ancient World Ancient History News and Resources. Articles · Videos · News · Books · Films ...
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For the study of Pompeii and Herculaneum

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Ancient Egypt (World History)

Ancient Egypt for World History and Western Civilization

NOTE: Several "hidden" slides do not show up on the SlideShare version of this presentation, but you will be able to see these slides if you download.


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Treatment of Captives in Ancient Greek Warfare – A Vicious Circle

Treatment of Captives in Ancient Greek Warfare – A Vicious Circle | Ancient History- New Horizons | Scoop.it
This essay argues that the treatment of captives constituted a vicious cycle in which the defenders of city would resolutely resist the siege for fear of massacre, mass rape, and enslavement; this stalwart defense, in turn, would contribute to ...
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Great essay on Greek Culture as well as other antient populations.

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See The Entire History of the World, As Told By Infographics - Co.Create

See The Entire History of the World, As Told By Infographics - Co.Create | Ancient History- New Horizons | Scoop.it
Co.Create See The Entire History of the World, As Told By Infographics Co.Create "The Infographic History of the World" is a UK book that uses some artfully arrayed data to chronicle our collective past--everything from Roman armies to top selling...
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Egypt's devastating museum looting latest casualty - Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

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Egypt's devastating museum looting latest casualty
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Archaeologist Monica Hanna described it as a "masterpiece". Other looted items included gold ...
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The devastating effects of civil war ( the Amarna items lost for ever)

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Go Social Studies Go!

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All Social Studies All the time.


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Great on History - especially on China for Stage 4 (Australian National curriculum)

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Pompeii - Telegraph

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Pompeii, Italy: Latest news, map, pictures, history, and ruins on the historical volcanic city.
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The Pentathlon: Rowdy Ancient Wrestling - Ancient History Blog

The Pentathlon: Rowdy Ancient Wrestling - Ancient History Blog | Ancient History- New Horizons | Scoop.it
upright wrestling The final event in the ancient Pentathlon is one that somewhat baffles newcomers to ancient history. While it's true that wrestling is literally the oldest form of fighting without weapons, wrestling as a sport has ...
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Gabriel Rodriguez's curator insight, January 31, 4:59 PM

This just goes to show how important history is and will always be.  Wrestling is something that we as a society are accustomed to seeing but most don't always remember it has a history.  Everything starts with the past.

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The Wonders of Ancient Civilizations | Lesson Planet

The Wonders of Ancient Civilizations | Lesson Planet | Ancient History- New Horizons | Scoop.it
Bring excitement and interest to your social studies with a unit on ancient civilizations. ... Captivating and fascinating, the study of ancient civilizations enriches any curriculum. Instilling in this generation an ...

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David Connolly's comment, January 4, 2013 3:30 AM
Brilliant find that. great idea for teachers
elizama ramirez's curator insight, January 31, 9:38 PM

Ancient Civilization has shaped us to who we are today. Some concepts are to know strategies of agriculture, art, religion, economic system, literacy, and a organized government.

Martin bui's curator insight, April 11, 9:57 PM

Culture is a big thing in ancient civilization because different area had different tradition.

 

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King Tutankhamun and the Royal Family of the Eighteenth Dynasty of Ancient Egypt

King Tutankhamun and the Royal Family of the Eighteenth Dynasty of Ancient Egypt | Ancient History- New Horizons | Scoop.it
The genealogy of Tutankhamun is one of the greatest remaining unsolved mysteries in Egyptology. For decades, experts all over the world have studied and debated the pharaoh’s true lineage.
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Ancient Roman History Timeline

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Provides a chronological history of Ancient Rome with extensive links to internet resources.

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Joy Kinley's curator insight, September 8, 2013 7:37 PM

The descriptions of what is accurate and what is false in the movie Gladiator is especially helpful.

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More Precise Timeline Developed for Early Egypt - Archaeology Magazine

More Precise Timeline Developed for Early Egypt - Archaeology Magazine | Ancient History- New Horizons | Scoop.it
More Precise Timeline Developed for Early Egypt http://t.co/g8tDUUGlcT
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New date for origin of ancient Egypt

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A new timeline for the formation of ancient Egypt is established by scientists.
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In Search of the Lost Land of Gold (and mummified baboons too) - Scientific American (blog)

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Scientific American (blog) In Search of the Lost Land of Gold (and mummified baboons too) Scientific American (blog) Other archeologists associated Ophir with another legendary place – “Ta netjer” the land of the gods, also known by the ancient...
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Italian bureaucracy threatens Pompeii

Italian bureaucracy threatens Pompeii | Ancient History- New Horizons | Scoop.it

Conservationists warn the city is dangerously exposed to the elements, and is poorly served by red tape, lack of strategic planning and limited personnel of the site’s troubled management.


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Planet Egypt - Episode 1: Birth of the Empire (History Documentary)

Planet Egypt - Episode 1: Birth of the Empire (History Documentary) For many decades, archaeological excavations and scientific expeditions throughout the en...
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Minoan Stoneware

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Craftsmen of the Minoan civilization centred on the island of Crete produced stone vessels from the early Bronze Age (c.
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SPARTANS - Last Stand of the 300 - Battle of Thermopylae - History Channel *****

Modern writers have used the Battle of Thermopylae as an example of the power of a patriotic army defending native soil. A Greek force of approximately 7000...
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For the study of Spartan civilisation- Would only use excerpts.

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History News

History News | Ancient History- New Horizons | Scoop.it
A collection of posts, articles and reviews regarding historical events and web sites regarding history.
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John larkin's work for teaching History is amasing. Look into History for the area of study and you will find a wealth of information.

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EL MITO DE TROYA DESVELADO POR SCHLIEMANN. - ARQUEOLOGOS

EL MITO DE TROYA DESVELADO POR SCHLIEMANN. - ARQUEOLOGOS | Ancient History- New Horizons | Scoop.it
Hasta finales del siglo XVIII, para la mayoría  de los estudiosos, Troya, la ciudad cantada por Homero, era un fantasma,una fascinante imagen de poesía, nacida…

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Irish Bog Body Could Be World's Oldest - Archaeology Magazine

Irish Bog Body Could Be World's Oldest - Archaeology Magazine | Ancient History- New Horizons | Scoop.it
Irish Bog Body Could Be World's Oldest http://t.co/PFVvuJRsk7 #archaeology
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LilibethAndre's curator insight, August 24, 2013 11:34 AM

We trample over our history if we aren't careful. We need to see beyond our nose, our hands and our wallet. We need to see with our hearts.