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Archaeological Metrology: The Spirit Of Light Cubit In Ancient Sacral Architecture

Ancient Origins 07 Dec 2022
Egyptian cubit rod in the Liverpool World Museum ( ) Ancient Metrology ... Ancient metrology is an area of study that does not enjoy the deserved attention of most archaeologists or the general public. In general, archaeologists are ... Ancient metrology research does not receive 24 pt.
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Great Prison Escapes: The History of Escaping from Lawful Custody

Sydney Criminal Lawyers 07 Dec 2022
One of the first reported escapes appears to be when Byzantium (known initially as Constantinople, now known as Istanbul) had been betrayed to Athens in 408 B.C., General Coiratadas having been captured and was disembarking, sneaked away and escaped to Decelea (an ancient village ...
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Huge Egyptian Tomb Discovered with Extraordinarily Rare Mummy Portraits

Ancient Origins 06 Dec 2022
Elite Gersha residents were buried in a huge tomb deep beneath the sandy streets of this agricultural outpost, and within it, archaeologists recovered the dusty faces of deceased ancient Egyptians in a collection of rare ancient mummy portraits ... ( Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities ) Coming Eye-to-Eye with Ancient Egyptian Mummy Portraits.
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Youth from China and Qatar Experience Football Culture Together at Qatar World Cup

Algeria Times 06 Dec 2022
... Culturalink Entities and Zibo Municipal Peoples Government, with special support from Mengniu Group.During the time of the Spring and Autumn of Warring States periods in China, Linzi, the ancient capital of Qi, is where Cuju was first recognized by the general public.
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Michael Hiltzik: The Child Tax Credit is our greatest antipoverty program. Why is Congress letting ...

Finger Lakes Times 06 Dec 2022
Something doesn't compute here ... Opposition to continuing the 2021 Child Tax Credit is generally based on ancient conservative shibboleths and misconceptions about poverty ... In fact, households receiving assistance generally spend larger portions of their total income on those essentials than households that don't need financial help ... Sadly, it hasn't ... .
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Column: The Child Tax Credit is our greatest antipoverty program. Why is Congress letting it wither?

Yahoo Daily News 06 Dec 2022
Sen ... (J. Scott Applewhite / Associated Press) ... Opposition to continuing the 2021 Child Tax Credit is generally based on ancient conservative shibboleths and misconceptions about poverty ... In fact, households receiving assistance generally spend larger portions of their total income on those essentials than households that don't need financial help ... Sen.
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Jesus, Buddha and Muhammad: Real or myth?

Raw Story 06 Dec 2022
See Part One of this series here ... It turns out that we may be giving them too much credit ... Tarico ... None of this is idle speculation; we have plentiful textual, archeological and epigraphic (inscriptions) evidence of how monotheism arose in ancient Israel ... I could imagine hypothesizing some generalizations here that might fit other religions as well ... .
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A Kanisetti, Lords of the Deccan author: I feel gleeful when I demolish binaries

Hindustan Times 05 Dec 2022
Though I am still – and always will be – a historian-in-training, I have been humbled by how tremendously supportive academics have been of the work that I try to do – bringing the history of southern India to the general public ... In India, there is a gap between academia and the general public that has not really happened in the West.
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A heroic past

China Daily 03 Dec 2022
Zhaohua ancient town marks scene of dueling heroes and staunch generals come to life, Huang Zhiling reports in Chengdu ... This legendary general in the Three ...
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Palestinian Cultural Centers Fight to Preserve Archaeological Houses in Gaza (PHOTOS)

The Palestine Chronicle 02 Dec 2022
One of the main reasons for this absence of funding is the lack of commitment of donor institutions in general, and the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities more specifically ... This is an ancient house in the Daraj Neighborhood in the Old City of Gaza ... ”There is a general lack of funding for these ancient houses as there is a lot of competition.
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Construction of 339-Mile Power Line Begins in New York

WhoWhatWhy 01 Dec 2022
The authors write, “Indiana’s Republican attorney general on Wednesday asked the state medical licensing board to discipline an Indianapolis doctor who has spoken publicly about providing an abortion to a 10-year-old rape victim who traveled from Ohio after its more-restrictive abortion law took effect.
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Looted: Stolen relics, laundered art and a Colorado scholar’s role in the illicit antiquities trade

Denver Post 01 Dec 2022
In this three-part special report, The Denver Post investigates the role of “The Scholar” in a decades-long illicit antiquities smuggling operation that left ancient Cambodian temples plundered for big money ... Douglas Latchford spent decades marketing stolen goods from Cambodia’s ancient temples, authorities say.
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75 years since UN partition vote: A self-inflicted Palestinian tragedy

The Jerusalem Post 01 Dec 2022
the UN Special Committee on Palestine (UNSCOP) divided the homeland; allotted the Jews territory separated into three areas (two of them very small and the third largely desert); and internationalized Jerusalem, leaving the ancient capital outside the borders of the proposed Jewish state.
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Puzzling debate over Roman coin authenticity could determine legacy of ‘fake’ emperor

Wtop 26 Nov 2022
And, at the time, “Sponsian” was not a name known to have existed in ancient Rome. Their manufacture and style, including puzzling inscriptions, differed from the general style of authentic mid-3rd century Roman coins, according to the study.
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Spyros Bibilas: "Some say we have Turkish blood but I have a face like Alexander the Great"

Greek City Times 25 Nov 2022
Spyros Bibilas was invited to the [email protected] show and gave a full interview ... "This photo was taken by Giorgos Michaelidis, the great director.". He also revealed that he had been offered the role of the historical Macedonian general at a young age. "Some say we all have Turkish blood. I also have ancient Greek because I have this face ... Tags.

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