Have you dreamt about time-travelling back to ancient times? Let’s imagine that actually happens, somehow. Do you have enough knowledge to survive? Every minor mistake could cost your life in those dark times, so better be prepared…
Greeks pretended to leave after secreting a squad of soldiers in a gigantic wooden horse monument, which the Trojans brought inside the walls. In the dead of night they exited the horse and opened the gates to the Achaeans nearby. Troy was burned and the population slaughtered, although many had other fates... Meaning you better not be there when that happens!
The purpose of mummification was to keep the body intact so it could be transported to a spiritual afterlife.
Which two Ancient civilizations had the longest military conflict?
The wars between Romans and Persians lasted about 721 years, the longest conflict in human history.
The Ancient Egyptians held cats in the highest esteem, the penalties for injuring or killing a cat were severe. They worshipped a Cat Goddess, often represented as half feline, half woman, whom they called Bastet.
Watching which TV show has the highest potential to increase your Ancient History knowledge?
A down-to-earth account of the lives of both illustrious and ordinary Romans set in the last days of the Roman Republic.