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Sometimes I Wish I'd Been Born a Boy in the Ancient World

Reading Mary Renault is dangerous.

Immersing myself in antiquity as brought to life by Renault’s coruscating prose stirs up a nearly unbearable longing for another world. 371 more words


Shazzan the Genie - Ancient Persia

Shazzan is an Arabian nights genie featured on the Hanna-Barbera CBS TV animated fantasy series SHAZZAN (1967-69).

The Gold Key comicbook company ran five issues called Hanna Barbera’s Super TV Heroes that featured Shazzan, among other superheroes like Birdman and The Galaxy Trio. 44 more words