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  1. The Story of World History

    History books often consist of boring facts and stories that can bore even the most enthusiastic reader. Not with this book; discover the history of the world anew and get a basic understanding of the times and ... through time to discover the most important moments in history and how they shaped civilization today. From the dawn of ...

    ancient-origins - 24/02/2018 - 03:12

  2. Telling the Truth About History

    Telling the Truth about History was published in 1994 by W.W.Norton & Company. This book was written by ... as enlightening the readers about the relationship between history and science, objectivity, postmodernism, and politics in democracy ... meant for college students as well. Telling the Truth About History incorporates the relation to history in the sixth chapter allowing for ...

    ancient-origins - 25/02/2017 - 02:45

  3. How Much of What We Believe About Ancient History is Really True? Thinking Critically about Myths and Legends

    ... yet false ideas.  Many myths and legends describe our history, but they are often treated skeptically. This is because many of them, ... yet false ideas.  Many myths and legends describe our history, but they are often treated skeptically. This is because many of them, ...

    Ken Jeremiah - 18/10/2017 - 22:58

  4. Thucydides: General, Historian, and the Father of Scientific History

    ... and historian, most notable for his work known as the History of the Peloponnesian War . Whilst Herodotus, a near-contemporary of his, is often hailed as the Father of History , Thucydides himself has been dubbed the Father of Scientific ...

    dhwty - 24/02/2016 - 03:48

  5. Five of the Most Powerful and Influential Empires of the Ancient World

    The history of human civilization has seen the rise and fall of countless empires. Many of these empires have influenced history on a regional, or even on a global scale. Still, there are some empires ... to have been ‘greater’ than others. ​The history of human civilization has seen the rise and fall of countless empires. ...

    dhwty - 10/04/2017 - 13:58

  6. Picking Apart the Words of Herodotus: Was He a Father of Histories or Lies?

    ... text, and as a result, it earned Herodotus his place in history. For some, The Histories marks the beginning of historical writing, and hence the title ‘Father of History’ was conferred on Herodotus.  “I owe it to tell ...

    dhwty - 05/11/2017 - 12:49

  7. Satire or the First Science Fiction? Lucian of Samosata’s A True History

    A True History (known in its original Greek as Alēthē diēgēmata, or in Latin ... AD. Lucian is famous for his satirical works, and ‘A True History’ A True History (known in its original Greek as Alēthē diēgēmata , or in Latin ...

    dhwty - 06/02/2018 - 14:00

  8. Warring States Period: More than 200 Years of Blood-fueled Chinese History

    ... of seven major states. This was a bloody time in Chinese history and continuous warfare meant countless casualties. It was also a time ... of seven major states. This was a bloody time in Chinese history and continuous warfare meant countless casualties. It was also a time ...

    dhwty - 10/05/2018 - 22:51

  9. History, Prehistory and Biological Evolution

    What if all you've been told about history were wrong? Dr. R.K. Fisher and Martini Fisher discussed the errors in the study of history and how they come about before re-examining humanity and beliefs from ...

    ancient-origins - 23/09/2016 - 15:52

  10. History, Prehistory and Biological Evolution (Time Maps Book 1)

    What if all you've been told about history were wrong? Dr. R.K. Fisher and Martini Fisher discussed the errors in the study of history and how they come about before re-examining humanity and beliefs from ...

    ancient-origins - 07/10/2017 - 01:47

  11. Blarney Castle: 1,000 Years of Dramatic History and THAT Magical Stone That Brings Tourists Flocking

    ... The current structure dates to the 15th century, though the history of the castle stretches back another 500 years. Blarney ... current structure dates to the 15 th century, though the history of the castle stretches back another 500 years. Blarney Castle is ...

    dhwty - 06/07/2018 - 14:00

  12. History: The Women who changed the course of History

    This Book Contains the Fundamental History, Early Influences, Life Changing Events, & Lasting Impact of Historical ... compare them to the giants of the past, the women who took history in their bare hands and bent it to their will? Whether they strode upon ...

    ancient-origins - 18/03/2016 - 23:40

  13. How to Save Ancient Origins from Becoming History! Facebook is Filtering Your Newsfeed

    ... your help in stopping Ancient Origins from becoming literal history! Never mind using genetic engineering to bring back the ... your help in stopping Ancient Origins from becoming literal history! Facebook is changing its algorithms. Change is often good, but ...

    ancient-origins - 19/01/2018 - 15:22

  14. The Strange History of the Toothpick: Neanderthal Tool, Deadly Weapon, and Luxury Possession

    ... away…this everyday item actually has a rather interesting history behind it. A toothpick – the go-to little tool you ... away…this everyday item actually has a rather interesting history behind it. The toothpick is an unassuming utensil that many surely ...

    dhwty - 19/01/2018 - 01:58

  15. Remembering the Future: How Ancient Maya Agronomists Changed the Modern World

    The Maya were the longest-lived civilization in history. Their history lasted for 3,500 years and traced parallel time lines with other ...

    James O Kon - 28/08/2017 - 19:10

  16. Bizarre Methods of Baby Detection: A Short History of the Pregnancy Test

    ... hCG pregnancy strip test that is commonly used today, the history of the pregnancy test is a rather fascinating one. From ... hCG pregnancy strip test that is commonly used today, the history of the pregnancy test is a rather fascinating one. Over the ages, ...

    dhwty - 17/03/2018 - 17:53

  17. Ancient African Coins Found in Australia Pose Interesting Questions About the Nation’s History

    According to Australia’s established history, European adventurers and explorers were the first foreigners to step ... story. According to Australia’s established history, European adventurers and explorers were the first foreigners to step ...

    aprilholloway - 26/07/2017 - 02:00

  18. The Dramatic and Bloody History of Nottingham Castle

    ... even a fictional one) of the castle’s long and colorful history. A view of Nottingham Castle today. ( CC BY-SA 2.0 ) One Thousand Year History The original Nottingham Castle is believed to have been built in ...

    dhwty - 25/06/2016 - 03:40

  19. Monumentally Funny Events in History: From Napoléon’s Petit Package to Pythagoras’ Fear of Farts

    History is often presented in grey, rather dry terms, but when you do a bit of ... and died with as much vigor as they lived. History is often presented in grey, rather dry terms, but when you do a bit of ... at some of the most prominent people and funny events in history, where you just have to laugh. Plea For A Pilgrim’s Pint ...

    ashley cowie - 29/09/2018 - 18:57

  20. The Ior Bock Saga: Is Everything We Know about History Wrong?

    ... that most historians follow - a mainstream view of world history. At the same time, there are also those who challenge the mainstream ... that most historians follow - a mainstream view of world history. At the same time, there are also those who challenge the mainstream ...

    Caleb Strom - 14/08/2017 - 19:00

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