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Helen of Troy The story of the Helen of Troy, the “face that launched a thousand ships”. Helen was married to a Greek King, but the Goddess of Love, Aphrodite, promised her to Paris, a Trojan Prince. Troy Although on an epic scale, the Battle for Troy involves some very personal grudges between the warriors.
Ancient Civilizations The history of civilization is a long one. This sites take you way back into history to see human civilization as it first looked. Ancient Civilizations in General Ancient civilizations arose all over the world. Find out about these cultures and their peoples in a survey of history from "way back when."
The goal is to write an essay focusing on a theme, the advantages and disadvantages of forming civilizations in ancient river valleys. The essay consists of 4 paragraphs: introductory, advantages, disadvantages, and conclusion. At least 3 of the ancient civilizations (China, Egypt, Mesopotamia, or India) must be used in the discussion. Resources include the social studies text book, class movies about ancient civilizations, library resources, and internet resources.