I Love Ancient History

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    How did ancient Egyptians forget how to read

    hieroglyphics. How did they forget how to build the pyramids. How did the Romans forget how to build the roads they built. It's weird. Interesting too. I'm sure they did not drag huge blocks and stacked them up onto each other. We can't explain, it seems impossible so let's...
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    6 Responses Feb 17, 2016

    my friends and i want to set up a history club

    for the years 3-6 because as sixth formers we think we can encourage them to love history
    fairuzfarhoud fairuzfarhoud
    18-21, F
    1 Response Sep 8, 2015

    Antiquarian Delights

    I have always been drawn to old things-- from antiques to ancient stories-- and I have a special place in my heart for history.  I love history of all kinds, from all over the world, but I find that I am most drawn to the ancient past.I think a part of this may be the mystery...
    WildMagic WildMagic
    26-30, F
    Sep 14, 2011

    Ancient History

    I sometime think I was born in the wrong century. I am fascinated by Ancient History. I love the science, the economics, the warfare & the politics. The Ancient Greeks had mathematics, science, a very advanced form of Government. The Persians had a network of roads all over...
    dirk0783 dirk0783
    31-35, M
    1 Response Mar 27, 2013

    Anyone Else Think We're Missing A Few Thousand Years?

    As I become more historical myself, I'm starting to think that our concept of history is even sketchier than we know it already is.  I am coming to the conclusion that we have been around longer than we know, and thinking it's possible we have been blown back to the stoneage on...
    Badogma Badogma
    41-45, M
    4 Responses Feb 14, 2011

    There's something about the Ancients

    that just mystifies me! I have no idea what in particular it is. But from the Egyptians and Kushites. The Greeks and the Romans (my favorites) the Jews, and the many Chinese Dynasties and empires. The Persians and the Pontics, Carthaginians and Numidians. and of course the many...
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    Sep 1, 2014

    Fascinating Knowledge

    Years ago on my first trip to Turkey I went on a guided tour of Ephesus and then onto pamukale. The history and antiquities in the country were amazing. On this trip we had an elderly tour guide call Gengis. He's was fascinating to listen to and his knowledge was incredible...
    charlie1960 charlie1960
    51-55, M
    1 Response Jul 25, 2013

    Back In Time

    The farther back in history, the more interesting it is! Early civilizations are really fascinating to me.
    baltazar816 baltazar816
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Apr 6, 2011

    I love history and the old days per say how

    civilization came about ect.. Then the stories of the myths legends and leaders in the ancient times
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    Aug 6, 2015


    Something about it is magical. The old rituals, the indisputed belief in so many amazing God and Goddessess. The ways they lived were so interesting and I've always loved them for as long as I can remember :D I can still name you loads of them and their ways. Don't know why still...
    CleoShilu CleoShilu
    18-21, F
    Sep 8, 2008
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