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    Ancient Egyptian Architecture & Mayan Ruins

    I was not like my peers....in the sense that I never fit in with them. Our interests were completely opposite. Back when I was younger, the girls my age would play dress up and host make believe tea parties with their stuffed animals. While they were engaged with their make...
    jUsTaNoThErMaYaNiSt jUsTaNoThErMaYaNiSt 18-21, F Dec 19, 2011

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    A Lover Of History

       I have always love history. Learnig about diffrent coulters. How some of the peole used to live. I like to learn about the diffrent empiers that there was. How some of them fell a part or concerd each other. I have been reading about the English royal family. Like...
    acjf acjf 22-25, F Sep 4, 2010

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    I Love It

    I love it so much that I am doing a degree in Archaeology and really want to graduate with a good degree and hopefully get a job in Archaeology. It combines both history as well as doing archaeology and in certain areas arcaheology can even re write the history books. That is why...
    boobabloo56 boobabloo56 18-21, F 1 Response May 21, 2012

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    The Pages Of History Which Amaze Me Most.....!!!!

    The past always holds attraction to me, it never cease to amaze my brain how ideas and events were unfolded on the pages of history of mankind. as human beings we are carrying the legacy  of our ancestors,who carved our present....,making mistakes and sometime learning from...
    destinygirl22 destinygirl22 26-30, F 6 Responses Aug 11, 2011

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    Antique Books

    It is written and recorded. The most interesting books I find are Old Bibles, school text books, diaries and maps.Bibles record births, deaths, weddings ad social events. People wrote inside the books. Thoughts about what was going on in their community and personal lives. I...
    wiseowl wiseowl 61-65, F Jun 18, 2011

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    Summary Of My First Novel, Am Trying To Get It Published

    PROJECT PEGASUS: ONE WAY ROADS It is the 17 July 1944, Field Marshal Erwin Rommel, among other members of the German General Staff, is planning a military coup against Adolf Hitler. However, his staff car is strafed, nearly killing him. A few days later, Operation Valkyrie, the...
    HandsomeWriter HandsomeWriter 41-45, M Sep 27, 2013

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    November 22, 1963

    John Fitzgerald Kennedy, the 35th president of the United States, is assassinated while traveling through Dallas, Texas, in an open-top convertible.
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 1 Response Nov 22, 2013

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    It'S What I Went To School For :)

    The most fascinating and least lucrative college degree possible, but it's my passion so of course I majored in History :D
    Slobound76 Slobound76 36-40, M Oct 25, 2013

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    History

    Where ever we go on vacation, I look for the places of historical or archeological significance. There is so much history everywhere if you only look for it. Like the RuneStone in Oklahoma, or the Stone Fort in Tennessee. I also love to go to Civil War Sites. Think how...
    thumper129 thumper129 61-65, M Mar 8, 2010

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    History And Archeology

    History and archaeology,Find 'em interestin',Love 'em,They fascinate me.
    startinover1 startinover1 46-50 May 24, 2012

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    IF64 IF64 46-50, M 1 Response Feb 7

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    Damn The Torpedoes! Full Speed Ahead!

    The quote above by Admiral David Farragut refers to the mining of the USS Tecumseh in 1864 during the Battle of Mobile Bay. In the 1860s a torpedo was actual a mine and steam torpedoes such as the Whitehead torpedo were only a few short years away. The Admiral was having his...
    PrairieDog71 PrairieDog71 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 6, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    A little history to share......... 
    lovingRIZA lovingRIZA 51-55, F 2 Responses Jul 4

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    August 1, 1961 On this day in 1961, amusement park lovers "head for the thrills" as Six Flags Over Texas, the first park in the Six Flags chain, opens. Located on 212 acres in...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 6 hrs ago

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    Reading is my absolute life and passion. I believe that I would be a shell of person without books. They have been the building blocks of knowledge and imagination for thousands of...
    GloriousGrey GloriousGrey 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    I'm posting this in this experience topic as well as "I Absolutely Love to Read". Reading is my absolute life and passion. I believe that I would be a shell of person without...
    GloriousGrey GloriousGrey 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    HISTORY...
    TeethTheSizeOfPianoKeys TeethTheSizeOfPianoKeys 18-21, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I am a writer, and one of my absolute favorite genres to write about is historical fiction. More specifically ancient historical fiction :D ever since my first ancient world...
    janicefromkansas janicefromkansas 18-21, F Jul 11

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    I had a really bad teacher for history in year 12 which bummed me out. I was hoping to learn and be fascinated like I usually am when learning history, but instead I was just bored...
    ChloeMaay ChloeMaay 18-21, F 20 hrs ago

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    One of our most overlooked superpowers in life is the unbelievable power of our beliefs. A quick note: This is not for the faint of heart. It is going to go deeper than possibly...
    NeoJesusOfTheMatrix NeoJesusOfTheMatrix 70+ Jul 16

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    Yes I do. The history that we are taught in school is complete crap. Almost none of it is true. We are supposed to live under the constitution for the United states of America...
    Jericho7 Jericho7 36-40, M 9 Responses a week ago

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    So this experience i am about to share is not about me, but about my classmate/friend, Lia and her relationship with Mr.E, her teacher. This just happened two years ago and is...
    Dapperness Dapperness 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 10

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    Another year where our history is still standing :3 HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY!
    WinterSkyout WinterSkyout 16-17, F Jul 4

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    Can we please stop calling wild horses invasive? By Jacquelyn Gill on May 2, 2014 • ( 40 Comments ) The horse has a complex and fascinating environmental history. Wild...
    robermanpink robermanpink 26-30, M Jul 5

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    I am verging on obsessive when it comes to Prussian military history.
    ledarkknightess ledarkknightess 13-15, F Jul 6

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    A man goes to the doctor with a long history of migraine headaches. When the doctor does his history and physical, he discovers that the poor guy has tried practically every...
    Tasha15Girl Tasha15Girl 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 20

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    July 9, 1947 On this day in 1947: In a ceremony held at the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, General Dwight D. Eisenhower appoints Florence Blanchfield to be a lieutenant colonel...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M Jul 9

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    I have a history, no one ever believes me, but yeah, depression, suicide attempts, cutting, purging, drug addictions, alcoholism, and so much more. no one will ever understand.
    ahoyitsbailey ahoyitsbailey 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 11

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    This day on history will be remember as the day i made my Apple juice with 5 apples instead of 6.
    VictorFernando18 VictorFernando18 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 11

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    I am ashamed of my sexual history. I have done lots of mistakes that I regret and repent... hope I will never fall in the same mistakes again
    meemo70 meemo70 41-45, M 2 Responses Jul 15

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    I WANT TO KNOW HISTORY OF EP SINCE ITS BEGINNING, ITS AIM AND SOCIAL OBKECTIVES, ETC. HOW MUCH TOTAL MEMBERS ARE NOW? PLEASE G IVE DETAILS
    priyaranjansaha priyaranjansaha 61-65, M Jul 17

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    I love to learn about people and their experiences. I love to hear people's points of views to things that I may have a different point of view on. I love learning about different...
    LovelyLadyJ LovelyLadyJ 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 9

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    The Obsession ContinuesI remember Sunday mornings as a child. Without fail my father would play music. Old music. Nat King Cole, Dean Martin, Elvis, Patti Page - those singers...
    DarkestTrance DarkestTrance 36-40, F 3 Responses Jul 16

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    Once, when I was younger I used to believe in love. It was all I craved, it was the ultimate muse, the very reason I would wake in the morning. However, as I aged, and as history...
    Lemartes Lemartes 31-35, M Jul 18

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    I thought she was a good woman....... Well that was her statement to me and claim to fame , but then again my last ex's claim to fame was that she was a faithful "never was a bad...
    nevets61 nevets61 51-55 Jul 22

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    "If I'm James Dean, You're Audrey Hepburn" [Intro:] Stay for tonight If you want to I can show you What my dreams are made of, as I'm dreaming of your face I've been away for a...
    TurtleKatlynn TurtleKatlynn 16-17, F a week ago

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    I believe in love and could have posted this under that, but the real experience I'm having now is understanding why I am not ready for love. How do I know I'm not ready? That is...
    OnAlert OnAlert 56-60, M 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    My first cat was black. I loved Serina, and Serina loved to fight. Used to beat up our sheltie. Alas, I was just a kid then, and they've both long since passed. About a year ago...
    ExcellentHabit ExcellentHabit 22-25 2 days ago

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    Exciting news for loyal fans!BOOKS | FEATURESThe Strange and Wonderful Return of Bill WattersonHow the Reclusive Creator of Calvin and Hobbes Rejoined the Cartooning CommunityBy...
    Lilt Lilt 46-50 3 Responses Jul 2

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    Twenty four hours in each day and without music serenading us in our lives, I sincerely feel it would be a bore atmosphere. It lifts our souls and touches us in a way indescribable...
    Xenasdreams Xenasdreams 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    I saw you smile, you look so happy and i'm so glad you are. It's been a long time since you smiled, i just wanted you to find the hapiness that you we're looking even if i am not a...
    apetz apetz 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 3

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    Since I was little, I always had a very clear idea of who would be my life mate: funny, charming, witty, goofy, strong and physically big, but also very gentle and loving. I even...
    mewsiesie mewsiesie 31-35 Jul 3

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    Just watched Burke & Hare...I love Scotlands dark history. Surprised Sawney Bean hasn't been made into a film that isn't of modern day times
    tartanhero tartanhero 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 4

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    I'm apprenticing to become a watchmaker. I absolutely love the history and working with my hands, plus watch people are just so interesting to talk to! I'm really blessed to have...
    dolceharajuku dolceharajuku 26-30, F Jul 4

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    Mrs. Neely Powell, I was in her English class for second semester of my freshman year when I first switched to Confederation Secondary, a school that I actually genuinely love...
    zeframcochrane zeframcochrane 16-17 2 Responses Jul 6

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    I am so in love with Italy. Eveything just seems to be romantic and beautiful: medieval narrow streets, spaghetti, pizza, wine, history, cheese! I'd want to visit Venice, Naples...
    BakerQueen14 BakerQueen14 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 7

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    The Louvre in Paris is my number one hangout when I am on my own. I often go on Saturday afternoons after I finish work (I don't work every Saturday). I love to wander around the...
    Paca24 Paca24 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 12

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    I can't admit it cause he's a "bad" guys and has a history of raping girls my age and it's happened 2 times but it's not rape cause they said yes to it but since they weren't old...
    marafaunt marafaunt 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 12

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