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Ancient Warfare: 11 Rome Sacking Facts About the Original Goths

May 22 is World Goth Day, an occasion minted in 2009 when BBC 6 dedicated the day to goth rock. It has since become a happening in clubs across Europe, the Americas, Australia, and South Africa. 582 more words

Military History

Goa : Dharmic connection and her Oldest Temple

First things that come to mind, when you hear the word “GOA” are sun, sand and fun and not to forget the famous “Feni”. Bollywood movies have notoriously further descended her credibility to yellow buildings, drugs and casinos, limiting her to drunkeneds,  Catholics,Charlie Chaplin- styled Pedro and churches. 1,009 more words

Ancient History

The Ancient Olympic Games

The blindfolded book choices continue. From Pioneer Book’s Ancient History section, I grabbed The Ancient Olympic Games, by Judith Swaddling.

This book was exactly what it purported to be, a 120-page overview of what we know about the ancient Olympic games. 74 more words

Book Blog

23rd May 1052 A.D.– Philip I of France Born #Onthisday

#Onthisday in a groovy history Philip I was born 23rd May 1052 A.D. until 29th July 1101 A.D. The son of Henry I and his wife Anne of Kiev. 97 more words

History

Minoan Crete : Malia

Malia Muddy Archaeologist Gillian Hovell

Malia Muddy Archaeologist Gillian Hovell

Malia Muddy Archaeologist Gillian Hovell

Malia Muddy Archaeologist Gillian Hovell

Malia Muddy Archaeologist Gillian Hovell… 841 more words

Gillian Hovell

Teaching Fellow, University of Edinburgh

Teaching Fellow in Ancient History

University of Edinburgh

Application deadline: 16th June 2016

Vacancy

Curator, British Museum

Curator: Late Antique Egypt (1555984)

British Museum

Application deadline: 12:00 PM 15th June 2016

  • Salary: £27,905 per annum pro-rata
  • Contract: Fixed Term: 12 months in duration (Full time – 41 hours per week)
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