The Fall of Mosul
Mosul itself was a truly ancient Assyrian center ... This was a vital base for the Church of the East, the so-called Nestorian Church, which made it a metropolitan see. Also present were the so-called Monophysites, today's Syrian Orthodox Church.
Iran or Persia? Farsi or Persian? Which Ones Should be Called ?!
our country was called "Persia." Unfortunately, however, in 1935 the then government of Persia requested all countries in the world to call Persia by its native name, "Iran," without heeding the delicate point that as an ancient land, possessing a ...
Ancient and modern
The Persian invasions of mainland Greece in the early ... and also to understand how Greeks and Asiatics came into conflict, the ancient writer Herodotus deployed a technique he called historia: knowledge obtained through diligent inquiry.
What Black Lobbyists & CBC Members Mean When They Say “We Are Not A Monolith”
When I hear “monolith” I think of the floating, murmuring slab of rock left behind by ancient aliens in ... his seat before all the votes were counted in his losing primary election bid, almost sounded hurt as he called the sellout charge pejorative,
Ancient Tablets Decoded; Shed Light on Assyrian Empire
which controlled much of the Mediterranean to the Persian Gulf. Clay tablets inscribed with cuneiform, an ancient script once common in the Middle East, were unearthed in summer 2009 in an ancient palace in present-day southeastern Turkey. (Related ...