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Amazing Facts in Ancient History
What ancient god was called "the
life giver"? Clue: If you wanted to honor him you just
might build a house and bury your son 'alive' in its foundation.
horrifying tragedy happened to the Jews at Masada? This incident was so terrible that the murderous Romans were
unable to take pleasure in the sight.
unlocked the secret to understanding the ancient hieroglyphs of Egypt?
The ancient hieroglyphic picture writing can be seen all over
walls and monuments throughout Egypt, yet this peculiar script was not
deciphered after ancient times until 1822.
was the first to discover how ships float? I'll
give you a clue, he was the one who heralded the famous cry,
"eureka!" which is where we adopted the term.
was the massive Great Pyramid of Giza built? And who built
it? Was it the Jews, or some other slaves? The Egyptians, or aliens?
was buried on a volcano like mountain near Bethlehem? One
clue: He was referred to by the Jews as "the wicked."
ancient stone was discovered by chance by a German missionary?
Clue: When the stone was, with difficulty, hoisted out of its place in
the earth, some locals shattered it to get more money by selling it in
most terrifying catastrophe did an 18 year old boy see on the coast of
Italy in 79 AD? Clue: Two cities in Italy were completely
buried by what he saw.
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Interesting Facts in Bible History
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the most sought after artifact in all of history?
10 Interesting Facts
about the Old Testament - Is the Old Testament the Jewish Bible?
Bibliography on Ancient Images
The Art of Ancient Egypt, Revised
by Robins, 272 Pages, Pub. 2008
Bible History Online
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The Rosetta Stone
The Pyramid of Giza
Mt Vesuvius Eruption