Mummy

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Mummification: How are the Egyptian Mummy Made Along with Dracula, Frankenstein's Monster and the Werewolf, the Mummy is one of the famous figures of the classic horror film, because mummies are real-life, tangible ghosts those can be seen in museums. The most familiar mummies, of course, are the c ... Continue Reading

The Great Pyramid

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It is no question, the Great Pyramid of Giza exceeds to be the best wonder of the world. The Great Pyramid is widely recognized for its enormous size, significance, and its virtually impossible creation. Unlike the other wonders of the world, the great pyramid of Giza still stands erect, reaching o ... Continue Reading

Egypt

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Ancient Egyptian art is divided into many era’s. Many Egyptian gods were painted and sculpted as animals, or as humans with animal heads. Egyptians considered all animals to be holy. Anyone who killed an animal on purpose would be punished with death. Cats that had died would b ... Continue Reading

Egypt

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Between 3100 and 332 B.C was the rise and climax of one of the richest and oldest ancient civilizations. It’s lifeline was the Nile river in the Nile valley. Here, Egyptian dynasties ruled from the first cataract of the Nile to the Mediterranean Sea. At the it’s ... Continue Reading

Mesop And Egypt

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Ancient Egyptian and Mesopotamian Cultures Around the time 4,000-1,000 BC there were two major western civilizations. Those civilizations were the Ancient Egyptians and the Mesopotamians. Many similarities exist between the civilizations of Ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia, as well as many differences. ... Continue Reading

Pyramids

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Pyramids are large structures made of stone blocks. The pyramids have amazed many people over the years. Most pyramids held the dead and mummified bodies of the dead pharaoh and usually his servants. Before the time of Djoser, the tomb was a mastaba. A mastaba is a low rectangular s ... Continue Reading

egyptians and beauty

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“Cleanliness is Next to Godliness” Now the moment that you’ve all been waiting for … the winner for 2002 Miss Egyptian Beauty Queen is … Queen Nefeteri. “I would like to thank my family, my friends, and my sponsors. Most of all I would like to thank the gods and goddesses of Egypt ... Continue Reading

Egyptian Pyramids

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What exactly are pyramids? How were they built, and who built them? And just what were they used for? Well, you¡¯re about to find out. There are over 90 pyramids in Egypt today. However not all of them are like the Great Pyramid in Giza1. Over a time span of 1100 years the pyramids evolved f ... Continue Reading

Pyramids

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The pyramids of Egypt are the last remaining Wonder of the World. Even in the days of Ancient Egypt when powerful pharaohs ruled over Egypt the pyramids were considered a wonder. Today, the ruins of 35 pyramids still stand near the Nile River in Egypt. These pyramids were built to protect ... Continue Reading

Egyptian Pyramids

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The pyramids of Egypt are the last remaining Wonder of the World. Even in the days of Ancient Egypt when powerful pharaohs ruled over Egypt the pyramids were considered a wonder. Today, the ruins of 35 pyramids still stand near the Nile River in Egypt. These pyramids were built to protect ... Continue Reading

Egyptian Death vs Modern Dearth

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The Egyptians, like most people did not look forward to death. The ancient Egyptians preserved the dead by mummifying them. The Egyptians mummified their bodies because their physical form was an essential part to their afterlife. 1. 1.At first, only the pharaohs would be mummified, then the rich ... Continue Reading

Gothic vs. Egyptian Architectu

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Gothic Architecture Vs. Egyptian Architecture The sediment richens the soil year after year by the Nile that floods the valley and rises twenty to thirty feet high. African villagers expect the seasonal rains; the precipitation determines the crops productivity. The valley cut by this dominating riv ... Continue Reading

Egypt

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The ancient Egyptians are considered among many to be the civilization upon which much of the western world's views and attitudes are based. Everything from religion, to architecture, to art has been handed down, generation by generation, to us in the present day. Although many of the ancient Egypt ... Continue Reading

Rivalry Along the Nile

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Throughout the history of the world there is one common theme that stands out, the constant rivalries between nations and the tendency of human civilizations to seek power and to take that which another has. This theme can be found in early times such as the rivalry between Greece and Sparta to mor ... Continue Reading

Egypt In Stone

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"The message of the work of art had to be clear: everyone from scribes to peasants had to understand at first glance that the great image of the pharaoh was a sign of his limitless power." The Egyptians did not understand art as it is defined today. They had no word for art. Egyptians paintings a ... Continue Reading

Early Civilizations

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Many early civilizations expanded into the large and complex types of societies in which most people still live today. They occurred in major river basins and developed where unique local climatic and soil conditions were favorable to produce agriculture. People of high status eventually used food s ... Continue Reading

Egypt

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"The Egyptian Civilization Egyptian civilization formed along the Nile river and the earliest traces of human life in that region are from the Paleolithic Age, Old Stone Age, about 300,000 B.C., at the very edges of the Nile Valley"(National Geographic). Beyond, on both sides of the river the land ... Continue Reading

King Tut

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Almost everyone has heard of King Tutankhamen’s undisturbed tomb, but what many don’t know is how unusual his tomb really is. Unusual because it was so rushed to be completed. People have wondered and explored possibilities of why his tomb was so rushed. While many accept that his death was sudd ... Continue Reading

America

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What is American? What defines out American culture? Fads reveal many things about the culture they arise in. The American culture is the product of many cultures forced to mix and coincide. Each race must adopt new behaviors in order to fit in with society, yet traces of their ancestry can still be ... Continue Reading

Anthem

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The novel, Anthem, is the author’s approach at explaining the significance of individuality. Individuality plays a very important role in the average person’s every day life. Ayn Rand’s portrayal of a distant future is prophetic in its similarity with where today’s society is heading. ... Continue Reading

A Worn Path

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Life as a Journey in Welty's "A Worn Path" The story "A Worn Path" begins and ends with a journey by Phoenix Jackson. It tells a story of sheer purpose as Phoenix Jackson makes a long journey into town to get medicine for her chronically ill grandson. She begins her voyage to town on "a bright ... Continue Reading

Metropolitain Museum of Art Greek and Roman Exhibts

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This kouros is one of the earliest marble statues of a human figure carved in Attica. The rigid stance, with the left leg forward and arms at the side, wa ... Continue Reading

Medicine Through Time

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• They thought that you got ill because of an evil spirit inside them, they used to use purgdjory (drill a hole in there head) to release the spirit, which was causing disease. • The Egyptians had specialist doctors who they went to to ... Continue Reading

Women rights

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Woman's Struggle for Independence Women have had to fight for there independence. They have been look down on for a long period of history. Only recently have women started to gain respect as equals and individuals. Even today women are still looked down upon for there sex. From the ... Continue Reading

Armana Style

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Amenhotep IV was the revolutionary eighteenth dynasty pharaoh of Egypt. Amenhotep IV made many changes in the way Egyptians worshipped religiously and the way they view art that completely went against the grain of Egyptian culture during the previous seventeen hundred years (Lorenz, Akhenaten). ... Continue Reading