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Anthropology: A Look at Some of the Cultural Festivals in the UK

Cultural festivals play a significant part in enabling people to celebrate their culture and identity. They include performances and exhibitions of cultural creativity, expression, and diversity that are preserved and passed on from one generation to another. They are often … Continue reading Anthropology: A Look at Some of the Cultural Festivals in the UK

Travel Guide: The Museums of Berlin Offer Abundant Cultural Discovery

With astonishing choice of 175 museums, Berlin offers a cultural oasis in an urban jungle. The colourful palette of tastes is pretty surprising, depicting Berlin’s rich history. From computer games to the artistic collections, Berlin entices visitors to the museum … Continue reading Travel Guide: The Museums of Berlin Offer Abundant Cultural Discovery

An artist's interpretation of the Knights Templar fighting during one of the Crusades

An Overview of the Crusades and the Rise and Fall of the Knights Templar

The Knights Templar, fierce warriors of the Crusades and protectors of Christian pilgrims, hold a history and reputation filled with myths and unsolved mysteries. A large organization of devout Christians formed an order, the Templar Order, during the medieval era. … Continue reading An Overview of the Crusades and the Rise and Fall of the Knights Templar

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The Incredible Accomplishments of Medical Discoveries Introduced to the World by Canada

Canadians are best known for homemade maple syrup, mouthwatering poutine smothered with fresh cheese curds and their incredible love of the outdoor winter sport known as hockey. But did you know that Canada is also home to some incredibly talented … Continue reading The Incredible Accomplishments of Medical Discoveries Introduced to the World by Canada

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Cuneiform: Overview of Its History and Impact in the Ancient Middle East

Cuneiform was a writing system used in the ancient Middle East. The name, derived from Latin and Middle French roots that mean “wedge-shaped,” has been a cutting-edge assignment since the mid-eighteenth century. Cuneiform was the most extensive and widely used … Continue reading Cuneiform: Overview of Its History and Impact in the Ancient Middle East

Notorious Rulers

An Overview Of The Most Notorious Rulers of the Ancient World

History highlights some iconic and notorious rulers to us. These rulers caused unimaginable horror in their quest for power and recognition. They governed with absolute power and ruthlessly suppressed all potential threats. The prospect of a crazy monarch wielding unlimited … Continue reading An Overview Of The Most Notorious Rulers of the Ancient World

William Shakespeare

An Overview of the Life of Poet and Dramatist William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare was a remarkable English poet and playwright widely regarded as one of the finest poets and dramatists. He is also the most well-known playwright globally, with his works having been translated into over 50 languages. In addition, Shakespeare, … Continue reading An Overview of the Life of Poet and Dramatist William Shakespeare