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Myanmar Latest News » Blog Archive » Top 5 Pagodas in Historic ...

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Believed to have been built more than 1000 years ago, the Shwethalyaung Buddha is the second largest Buddha in the world. At a length of 180 feet (55 meter), and standing at 54 feet (16 meters), this image of the Buddha is ...
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Islamic Medicine History and Current Practice | Health

Ibn Khaldun (1332-1406 AD) a well known medieval Muslim jurist, historian, statesman in his 'Muqaddimah' states: 'The Bedouins in their culture, have a kind of medicine which they base primarily on experience restricted to ...
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Famous Painters: More Manet

Famous Painters: More Manet | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Although now one of the most famous painters in art history, Manet was scorned and dismissed during his lifetime.
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Archaeologists discover remains of a Roman gladiator school in Austria - Daily Mail

Archaeologists discover remains of a Roman gladiator school in Austria - Daily Mail | Artifacts | Scoop.it
The HinduArchaeologists discover remains of a Roman gladiator school in AustriaDaily MailBy Daily Mail Reporter British archaeologists were among a team who have discovered the ruins of a Roman gladiator school on the outskirts of the Austrian...
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Incas « Earthpages.ca

Incas « Earthpages.ca | Artifacts | Scoop.it
In the 11th-century, the Incas built a sacred capital at Cuzco, the City of the Sun, which would have been the South American equivalent of the Vatican. By the 15th century, the Inca empire had extended along the entire ...
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Poussin masterpiece from the celebrated 'Sacraments' series acquired by the ... - Art Daily

Poussin masterpiece from the celebrated 'Sacraments' series acquired by the ... - Art Daily | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Poussin masterpiece from the celebrated 'Sacraments' series acquired by the ...Art DailyThe Kimbell Art Museum announced today one of the most important acquisitions in its history: French painter Nicolas Poussin's Sacrament of Ordination (Christ...
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Art News | The Barnsdall Art Park Exhibits Nazim M. Nazim's ...

Art News | The Barnsdall Art Park Exhibits Nazim M. Nazim's ... | Artifacts | Scoop.it
The Barnsdall Art Park is pleased to announce two exhibitions, Nazim M. Nazim: Power Animals and Michael Todd: Bronze and Steel, both on view until October 1st.
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The Ancient World with Bettany Hughes [s]

The Ancient World with Bettany Hughes [s] | Artifacts | Scoop.it
one of the most extreme civilisations the world has ever seen, one founded on discipline, sacrifice and frugality where the onus was on the… More ...channel4.com...
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The 10 paintings of the world's most famous artists Part.1 | UYX ART

The 10 paintings of the world's most famous artists Part.1 | UYX ART | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Today I show you these works of art from the world's most famous painters. Started at Gustave Courbet. Honoré Daumier Edouard Manet Pierre-Auguste.
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Renowned Painters of Realism

Renowned Painters of Realism | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Learn who the most famous painters were worldwide from the realism art movement, their life stories and art works.
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Pictures: Machu Picchu, Before and After Excavation

Pictures: Machu Picchu, Before and After Excavation | Artifacts | Scoop.it
See how the 15th-century Inca city has changed in the century since the ruins were "rediscovered" in Peru.
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Archaeologists unearth 2,000-year-old mosaic depicting the Greek god Apollo surrounded by muses

Archaeologists unearth 2,000-year-old mosaic depicting the Greek god Apollo surrounded by muses | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Excavations in the bowels of an ancient Roman hill have turned up the well-preserved, late 1st century wall mosaic with a figure of Apollo.
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Home of the emperors - Manila Bulletin

Home of the emperors - Manila Bulletin | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Home of the emperorsManila BulletinLush gardens encircled its defences. Half a thousand cherry trees, plums, maple and ginkgo offered shade.
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Reclaiming Afghan history - Independent Online

Reclaiming Afghan history - Independent Online | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Independent OnlineReclaiming Afghan historyIndependent OnlineIf Afghanistan can preserve its monuments, it can show its own people and the world that as a key part of the ancient silk route it was once a crossroads of Asia, a creative melting pot...
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HORNIMAN MUSEUM AND THE RESTITUTION OF BENIN BRONZES

The displayed magnificent Benin bronzes undoubtedly come from the nefarious British invasion of 1897 as stated in publications of the museum. Indeed, it is stated that they were purchased in 1897 from W.
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Iran the ancient Persia

Iran the ancient Persia | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Many travelers are passed through the head once a trip to Iran, but prevention of all types have put the kibosh on the idea. It is true that the Iranian.
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Renaissance architecture: how to identify the Roman orders - The Guardian

Renaissance architecture: how to identify the Roman orders - The Guardian | Artifacts | Scoop.it
The GuardianRenaissance architecture: how to identify the Roman ordersThe GuardianThe classical "orders" describe a kind of architectural grammar, first developed in Greek architecture then adapted and extended by the Romans.
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When Rome Ruled | Secrets of the Gladiators | National Geographic Channel

When Rome Ruled | Secrets of the Gladiators | National Geographic Channel | Artifacts | Scoop.it
When Rome Ruled delivers the most up-to-date vision of the ancient world and challenges our perception of what we know about the Romans and their lives.
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Zhangbi Ancient Castle, perfect for tunnel warfare- China Travel Story, China Travel Tips, China Travel Guide

Zhangbi Ancient Castle, perfect for tunnel warfare- China Travel Story, China Travel Tips, China Travel Guide | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Speaking of tunnels, the most typical one is none other than tunnels made in the time when the Chinese people fought against the Japanese invaders. Such hidden underground tunnels connect from one vil...
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Ancient Roman jar riddled with mystery - msnbc.com

Ancient Roman jar riddled with mystery - msnbc.com | Artifacts | Scoop.it
msnbc.comAncient Roman jar riddled with mysterymsnbc.comArchival research indicates the jar was among artifacts from Roman Britain (the part of Great Britain under Roman control from about AD 43 to 410) that were given to the museum in the 1950s by...
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Ancient Egypt Video — History.com

Ancient Egypt Video — History.com | Artifacts | Scoop.it
The ancient Egyptian civilization endured for more than 5000 years, and at its peak was one of the richest and most powerful in the world.history.com...
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7 Most Advanced Ancient Civilizations in the World | Travel Blog ...

7 Most Advanced Ancient Civilizations in the World | Travel Blog ... | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Are you passionate about History? Read about some of the most advanced ancient civilizations and take a trip to see the remnants of these forgotten worlds.
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elizama ramirez's curator insight, February 1, 2014 1:34 AM

There was many different civilizations from different places such has China, India, Egypt, ect. Each were specialized in something such as medicine, math, building, agriculture, and more. Some ancient civilization knew more than other civilizations. They were all different and runned differently. 

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2 Ancient African Civilisation in the Sahara

http://www.youtube.com/AfricansArise Historian Basil Davidson looks at ancient rock paintings in Zimbabwe of civilised black-skinned African peoples. "The ev...
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8 Ancient Inventions We Still Use Today [Pics]

8 Ancient Inventions We Still Use Today [Pics] | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Following are some of the items that help make our lives a lot easier thanks to the genius of the Ancient Greeks and Egyptians.
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