The amazing image above is the last photograph of the Australian Infantry Division’s 11th Battalion before being sent off to the infamous Gallipoli campaign of 1915. 768 more words
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It took the ancient Egyptians about 400 years to progress from using building materials such as wood, reeds, and mudbrick to smooth-sided pyramids. The first building in the world constructed completely in stone was the Step Pyramid, designed by Imhotep for King Djoser. 430 more words
Not forever on earth; only a little while here.
Be it jade, it shatters.
Be it gold, it breaks.
Be it a quetzal feather, it tears apart. 2,726 more words
The Egyptians feel pride when they talk about the Pyramids of Giza and why shouldn’t they? After all, they are the only ones standing amongst the seven wonders of the ancient world. 437 more words