This Week in Christian History. African Literature and Writers on the Internet. South African writer, John Coetzee won the 2003 Nobel Prize for Literature, as announced October 2, 2003. Attwell, David. J.M. Coetzee: South Africa and the Politics of Writing. Berkeley, Cape Town: University of California Press, c1993. Full text book. Swedish Academy Announcement of Nobel Prize, October 2, 2003. BBC Announcement of Nobel Prize, October 2, 2003. Black Peoples of the Americas - Year 9 links - www.SchoolHistory. Welcome to the Journal of African Archaeology - Home.
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L.php?u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.dailymotion. Middle East Studies Internet Resources. Section Histoire. Early Christian Writings: New Testament, Apocrypha, Gnostics, Ch. Description of an ancient aeroplane in Sanskrit. Mythical Creatures. Top 10 Civilizations That Mysteriously Disappeared. Throughout our history, most civilizations have either met a slow demise or were wiped out by natural disasters or invasion.
But there are a few societies whose disappearance has scholars truly stumped: 10. The Olmec One of the first Mesoamerican societies, the Olmec inhabited the tropical lowlands of south-central Mexico. The first signs of the Olmec are around 1400 BC in the city of San Lorenzo, the main Olmec settlement which was supported by two other centers, Tenochtitlan and Potrero Nuevo. Where did they go?
Around 400 BC the eastern half of the Olmec’s lands was depopulated- possibly due to environmental changes. 9. The Nabateans were a Semitic culture that inhabited parts of Jordan, Canaan and Arabia from around the sixth century BC. During the fourth century AD, the Nabateans abandoned Petra and no one really knows why. 8. Vimanas: Ancient Indian Flying Machines, UFOs, or Sanskrit Sci-fi?
Ziggurat of Ur-Nammu: Most Intriguing Mysteries of Lost Civilizations. The Ancient Maya and their origins. The Maya were a civilization that devoted much of their time to the worship and study of the cosmos and celestial bodies.
A belief in astronomy and cosmology dominated their culture, religion and their every day lives in ways that we are only beginning to understand. The Maya lived their lives by a very complex calendar that was based upon the movements of the stars and planets, and while many of their beliefs and practices may appear to be nothing but superstition, it seems evident that their calendar was based upon real events and real movements in the sky that do in fact have an effect on the Earth.
In Mayan society a belief in astronomy and in the importance of the movements of celestial bodies was utterly essential to their culture and to how they conducted their everyday lives, and while some of their practices can certainly fall under the “superstition” banner some of their beliefs and practices can not be easily rejected and definitely had a profound effect on their lives. 12,000 Years Old Unexplained Structure Video.
Log in Civilization Cynthia Yildirim.
The Emerald Tablets of Thoth. Translated by Doreal Preface.
Dropa Stone Discs. The Dropa Stone Discs As humanity searches for its extraterrestrial roots, amount the enigmatic objects found along the way are the Drop Stones of Tibet.
Who were the Dropa? The Dropa (also known as Dropas, Drok-pa or Dzopa) are, according to certain controversial writers, a race of dwarf-like extraterrestrials who landed near the Chinese-Tibetan border some twelve thousand years ago. 12,000 Years Old Unexplained Structure. Top 10 Mysteries Surrounding Ancient Aliens. Mysteries Ancient aliens is the idea that aliens visited earth in the past.
The idea of ancient aliens is not a new one either. Imagination is one of the most powerful tools in humanity’s evolutionary struggle for survival. As a race, we are hardwired to consider important concepts, such as the creation of life on Earth and the history of people on this planet. At some point, we are all presented with various explanations and theories regarding the expansion of human life on Earth. Maps & intelligence.
World History & Mystery.
William Cooper-Behold A Pale Horse. Slavery in America. Slavery in America Slavery in America began in 1607 and continued until 1865.
These links tell you more about this controversial but, for a long time, legal practice. Slavery It's hard to imagine that people did these things to each other, but different times allowed different ideals. Your About Guide to African-American History reveals the terrible tragedy of slavery. Foes of Slavery These African-Americans are famous for fighting against slavery.