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  1. Beni Hammad Fort: Ruins Attest the Dreams of a Medieval Algerian Islamic Dynasty

    ... status Beni Hammad Fort once enjoyed in the history of Algeria. It saw glory as a Medieval stronghold and as the capital of a local ... status Beni Hammad Fort once enjoyed in the history of Algeria. It saw glory as a Medieval stronghold and as the capital of a local ...

    dhwty - 07/08/2018 - 13:54

  2. Timgad: The Wonderfully Preserved Algerian Pompeii

    One of the best-preserved Roman ruins in Algeria, Timgad can thank the sands of the Sahara for its survival. It is such ... One of the best-preserved Roman ruins in Algeria, Timgad can thank the sands of the Sahara for its survival. It is such ...

    dhwty - 13/08/2018 - 14:03

  3. The Giant of Algeria: Iconographic Evidence of Roman Expeditions in the Sahara

    ... rock engravings at the dramatic rocky landscape of Jabbaren, Algeria. Jabbaren is an archaeological site in the Tassili N'ajjer National Park in Algeria with some of the most important groupings of prehistoric cave art in ...

    Clyde Winters - 27/08/2016 - 03:48

  4. Djémila, Algeria: A Spectacular Roman City That’s Said to Rival all Others

    ... military expedition with the intention of conquering eastern Algeria.  Near the border of Mauretania, he came across the ruins of the ... military expedition with the intention of conquering eastern Algeria.  Near the border of Mauretania , he came across the ruins of the ...

    Michelle Freson - 10/10/2018 - 01:59

  5. The Arch of Caracalla, Theveste, Algeria – The Soul of Romanized Africa

    Tébessa in Algeria was previously the ancient Roman city of Theveste (or Thebeste), where ... even older city called T’bessa. Tébessa in Algeria was previously the ancient Roman city of Theveste (or Thebeste), where ... Madauros: A Testament to the Vanished Glory of Rome in Algeria The Palace of Diocletian: Roman Retirement Home and Palace ...

    Michelle Freson - 07/09/2018 - 01:47

  6. Stone Tools Found in Algeria Provide Evidence Human Origins Were Spread Throughout Africa

    ... tools in both east and north Africa.” “The evidence from Algeria shows that the cradle of humankind was not restricted to only east ... Oldowan stone tool core freshly excavated at Ain Boucherit, Algeria. Source: M. Sahnouni By Ashley Cowie Stone Tools ...

    ashley cowie - 01/12/2018 - 13:52

  7. Madauros: A Testament to the Vanished Glory of Rome in Algeria

    ... The ruins of the ancient city of Madauros is one of Algeria’s most important archaeological sites and yet it is virtually unknown ... mostly broken.   Ruins of Madauros ( Expert Algeria ) The city’s theater is arguably the most impressive of the ...

    Ed Whelan - 28/08/2018 - 23:09

  8. M'Zab Valley: A Pentapolis That Has Inspired Many Celebrated Architects

    ... towns 600 km (370 miles) south of Algiers, the capital of Algeria. M’Zab valley is a deep, oasis located within the ... towns 600 km (370 miles) south of Algiers, the capital of Algeria. M’Zab achieved UNESCO World Heritage status in 1982 for its ...

    Michelle Freson - 17/10/2018 - 01:27

  9. Cartennas, Algeria: An Ancient Scandal That Nearly Ripped the Catholic Church Apart

    ... founded many Roman colonies on what is now the coast of Algeria. Amongst them was Cartennas, formerly an ancient Phoenician city, which ... a True Christian or Was He a Secret Pagan? Djémila, Algeria: A Spectacular Roman City That’s Said to Rival all Others ...

    Michelle Freson - 21/10/2018 - 23:03

  10. Ruined City of Tiddis Attests to The Power of Rome In North Africa

    There are many important Roman ruins in Algeria. One of the least well-known is Tiddis, which is located in the ... There are many important Roman ruins in Algeria. One of the least well-known is Tiddis, which is located in the ... it may not be as impressive as other ruined cities in Algeria , it is relatively well-preserved and could well be the most important ...

    Ed Whelan - 15/09/2018 - 22:42

  11. The Royal Mausoleum of Mauretania: Deadly Wasps Once Prevented its Destruction

    ... monument located in Tipaza, a province on the coast of Algeria. This monument is sometimes referred to as the Mausoleum of Juba and ... and preserved. Incidentally, when the French first occupied Algeria, the French Navy used the site for target practice. ‘ ...

    dhwty - 25/01/2018 - 13:58

  12. The Jedars of Frenda: Thirteen Once Grandiose Pyramid Tombs Were Fit for Royalty

    ... of the Ancient Berbers, Lords of the Desert Djémila, Algeria: A Spectacular Roman City That’s Said to Rival all Others The ... A similar royal mausoleum of the Berber Kings, Numidia, Algeria ( Mimouni, Z, CC BY 4.0 ) From the study of the stonemasons' ...

    Michelle Freson - 30/10/2018 - 00:56

  13. The Monumental Tomb of Queen Tin Hinan, Ancient Ancestress of the Tuaregs

    ... Saharan desert. At Abalessa in the Hoggar region of southern Algeria, de Prorok discovered a monumental tomb. This circular structure, which ... They are said to have settled in the mountainous region of Algeria, and she became the first Queen of the Tuaregs. MORE ...

    dhwty - 28/03/2015 - 13:55

  14. Jean Eugene Robert-Houdin, The Father of Modern Magic Who Stopped a Revolt with His Abilities

    ... the French government to help put down a tribal rebellion in Algeria using his skills. This is surely a feat that not many magicians can ... of retirement to help France with his magic skills. Over in Algeria, a French colony at that time, the local population was being incited ...

    dhwty - 29/03/2016 - 00:55

  15. Unraveling History: The Final Fates of the Children of Cleopatra VII?

    ... They called the new capital Caesarea (modern Cherchell in Algeria). During their rule, the Mauretanian Kingdom flourished by exporting ... tomb of Juba II and his wife Cleopatra Selene II in Tipaza, Algeria ( CC0 1.0 ) Archaeologists Discover Rare Bronze ...

    Natalia Klimczak - 23/01/2016 - 14:39

  16. 15,000 artworks over ten millennia reveal the evolution of human life on the edge of the Sahara

    ... located at Tin Taghirt on the Tassili n’Ajjer in southern Algeria. Photo credit: Linus Wolf The so-called Round Head Period (or ...

    aprilholloway - 25/03/2014 - 01:18

  17. The Rich Mythology and Megalithic Culture of the Ancient Berbers, Lords of the Desert

    ... still exist within the culture and tradition, especially in Algeria, where older cults survive to varying extents. Many prehistoric ... Regius (ancient name of the modern city of Annaba , in Algeria ), both remarked on rock-worship among North Africans.  The Greek ...

    Bryan Hill - 16/07/2018 - 11:03

  18. Aruj Barbarossa: Most Notorious Pirate of the Barbary Corsairs

    ... www.africa.com , 2016. Algeria. [Online] Available at: http://www.africa.com/algeria/about/ www.todayszaman.com , 2011. The Brothers Barbarossa: ...

    dhwty - 09/08/2016 - 14:49

  19. Legendary Claddagh Rings: What are the True Origins of these Symbolic Irish Wedding Rings?

    ... and sold its whole crew, including Richard, into slavery in Algeria on the North African Coast.  “Richard, the youngest of those ... Meanwhile, an ambassador of King William III had been to Algeria and was horrified to discover good Christian Britons were being kept as ...

    Kerry Sullivan - 01/04/2017 - 18:55

  20. The Price for Peace: The First Barbary War

    ... nations located in North Africa. They included Morocco, Algeria, Tunis and Tripoli. Three out of the four states; Algeria, Tunis, and Tripoli; were regencies under the Ottoman Empire, while ...

    Cam Rea - 16/01/2019 - 14:38

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