Ancient Egyptian Culture
Ancient Egyptian culture flourished between c. 5500 BCE with the...
Daily Life in Ancient Mesopotamia
Daily life in ancient Mesopotamia cannot be described in the same...
Aristophanes (c. 460 - c. 380 BCE) was the most famous writer of...
Sappho of Lesbos
Sappho of Lesbos (c. 620-570 BCE) was a lyric poet whose work was...
The Vikings were diverse Scandinavian seafarers from Norway, Sweden...
Guilds of merchants and craft workers were formed in medieval Europe...
Bes is the ancient Egyptian god of childbirth, fertility, sexuality...
Society in the Byzantine Empire
The society in the Byzantine Empire (4th-15th century CE) was dominated...
The Mesopotamian Pantheon
The gods of the Mesopotamian region were by no means uniform in...
Herodotus on the Egyptians
II:35. The Egyptians in agreement with their climate, which...
The Lamentations of Isis and Nephthys
The Lamentations of Isis and Nephthys is an ancient Egyptian text...
Juno was the Roman goddess who protected the nation as a whole...