Jerash (aka Gerasa, Gerash or Gerasha) is the capital and the largest city of the Jerash Governorate in Jordan...
Head, Discobolus Lancellotti
The Discobolus Lancellotti in Parian marble. This is the most complete example from antiquity of the discobolus type statue...
The Stained Glass Windows of Chartres Cathedral
The 167 stained glass windows of Chartres Cathedral, built 1190-1220 CE, are the most complete group surviving anywhere...
Fish Sauce in the Ancient World
The production and trade of fish sauce in the ancient world was a significant and widespread industry, stretching from Britain...
The Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedral of Our Lady of the Assumption) of Chartres in northern France was built in its current...
Sukhothai or Sukhothai Historical Park was the former capital of the Kingdom of Sukhothai (1248-1438 CE), which was founded...
The Crusades were a series of military campaigns organised by popes and Christian western powers in order to take Jerusalem...
The Salado culture is a term used by historians and archaeologists to describe a pre-Columbian Southwestern culture that flourished...
The Roman Forum or Forum Romanum of ancient Rome was the bustling religious, administrative, legal, and commercial heart...
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