Editor'S Choice

Nine Parts of the Human Soul According to the Ancient Egyptians

Nine Parts of the Human Soul According to the Ancient Egyptians

The idea of the human soul has fascinated humankind for thousands of years. Cultures around the world have sought to explain the soul or spirit in a wide and fascinating variety of ways.

3,000-year-old war chariot restored in China

3,000-year-old war chariot restored in China

A war chariot dating from the Western Zhou Dynasty period (1046 to 771 BC) was restored by specialists from the Institute of Archeology of Shaanxi Province, central China, Xinhua reports. the car measures 3.13 meters long by 2.7 wide.

Jack Anderson

Jack Anderson

Biography of Jack Anderson

King George's War (1744-18 October 1748) (America)

King George's War (1744-18 October 1748) (America)

King George& 39;s War (1744-18 October 1748) (America) The American part of the War of the Austrian Succession, the third of four French and Indian Wars. King George& 39;s War also saw the continuation of the War of Jenkin& 39;s Ear (from 1739) between Britain and Spain. Hostilies between Britain and France in the Americas were triggered by the French capture of a British fort off Nova Scotia.

Fragments of a Helmet from Erebuni Fortress

Fragments of a Helmet from Erebuni Fortress

These are fragments of a helmet that presumably belonged to an ancient Urartian soldier. It was made aroun the 7th century BCE. (Erebuni Historical and Archaeological Preserve, Yerevan, Armenia.)

ALEXANDER ROBERT LAWTON, CSA - History

ALEXANDER ROBERT LAWTON, CSA - History

VITAL STATISTICSBORN: 1818 in Beaufort District, SC.DIED: 1896 in Clifton Springs, NY.CAMPAIGNS: First Bull Run, Peninsula, Seven Days, Gaines& 39; Mill, Second Bull Run, Antietam, Federicksburg, Gettysburg, Chickamauga, Chattanooga,Wilderness, Spotsylvania, and Cold Harbor.HIGHEST RANK ACHIEVED: Brigadier General(Also served as Second Quartermaster General of the Confederacy)BIOGRAPHYAlexander Robert Lawton was born on November 4, 1818, in Beaufort District, South Carolina.