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Buried for 4,000 years, this ancient culture could expand the 'Cradle of Civilization'
Buried for 4,000 years, this ancient culture could expand the 'Cradle of Civilization'
How do we know what ancient Greek warriors wore for battle? It's in 'The Iliad.'
How do we know what ancient Greek warriors wore for battle? It's in 'The Iliad.'
This ivory relic reveals the colonial power dynamic between Benin and Portugal
This ivory relic reveals the colonial power dynamic between Benin and Portugal
This ruthless African king knew Rome was for sale. He bought it
This ruthless African king knew Rome was for sale. He bought it
The roller-skating revolution swept the world in the 1800s
The roller-skating revolution swept the world in the 1800s
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