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William Catter kept an antiquities shop in Great Russell Street, close to the British Museum. He employed a young lad named Frederick Franklin as a clerk and at some point in 1889 Catter began to notice some of his possessions had gone missing. 272 more words

Police Court

What if people treated cats like ancient cultures

These two cats are recognisably the same kind of cat, with several similar characteristics. I therefore conclude they are the same cat, with different names. 147 more words

Ancient History

The Silver Coin

Book 3 of the Ancient Elements series is now in its final editing stage! The above pic is one of the illustrations in the book by my wonderful illustrator, … 417 more words


// Di'Cor, Artisan Fantasy, Unkindness and Tres Chic //

Sometimes I do enjoy the feel of masculine touch on my decor. Especially if I am working with something very close to nature like wood, natural timber, dark colors, earth stone, rusty metal etc. 149 more words

Home Decor

Chapter 11 (Kingu)

They discovered that when copper and any form of acidic juice are mixed in a certain way, they produce some energy. Of course we now know it is electricity but they didn’t know about it back then. 854 more words


Chapter 9 (Irritation)

But after 36 years of ruling, Naram-Sin died almost after 32 years of his aunt’s death in her temple. After his death, the country started to fall apart due to the invasion by a new enemy, The Gutians. 659 more words


March 6, 1913: Irrigation for Babylon

March 6, 1913: Engineering News article. The Reclamation of Ancient Babylonia By Irrigation. by Edgar J. Banks. “‘Egypt is the gift of the Nile,’ is a true saying and as old as the history of Herodotus; but the Nile is not the only river which has given a great and famous country to the world. 221 more words