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Tips and Tricks for Attalus.org

Attalus.org is a great source for online translations of ancient authors.  The site also has translations of some Greek inscriptions, plus a list of all the events that happened in any year from 324-30 BCE.   711 more words

General Resources

Manuscripts and stone inscription of Assam

Though Manuscripts and inscriptions from any era, any history always captivate me, but I am laying the first stone on Scriptures from North-Eastern Province of India a state called Assam. 48 more words

Travel

Using Graphic Language: A Short History of Figure Poems

I miss Milwaukee sometimes. On warmer nights, I used to run along Lake Michigan and wait for the sunset, before jogging home to work on the book. 1,556 more words

What Manuscripts,Inscriptions,Archaeologists mean?

ManuscriptsThere are several ways of finding out about the past. One is to search for and read books that were written long ago. These are called manuscripts, because they were written by hand (this comes from the Latin word ‘manu’, meaning hand). 299 more words

History

The Dome of the Rock - its inscriptions and the religious relations in early Islamic Jerusalem

The Dome of the Rock is probably the most studied Islamic monument. The architectural forms and features of the monuments and the inscriptions that decorate its walls have been studied and discussed thoroughly by scholars and academics, in many occasion creating a link between the Dome and other monuments. 1,156 more words

Reading Inscription

Portraits: Shoe

Part of an album acquired yesterday originally spotted by John Taylor, who has an eagle eye for all sorts of photographic tributaries. The inscription on the back is nice too. 28 more words

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