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'Total War: Rome II' To Get Desert Kingdoms Culture Pack, Free Update Next Month - Screens & Trailer
'Total War: Rome II' To Get Desert Kingdoms Culture Pack, Free Update Next Month - Screens & TrailerEncompassing one of the best-known periods in world history, Total War: Rome II will combine the most expansive turn-based campaign and the largest, most cinematic real-time battles yet seen in any game. Total War: Rome II will sink players into the ...read more
Source: Worth Playing
Published on Wed, 21 Feb 2018 16:19:00 GMT
How Muslim violence shaped world history
How Muslim violence shaped world historyWilliam J. Federer is the author of "Change to Chains: The 6,000 Year Quest for Global Control" and "What Every American Needs to Know About the Quran: A History of Islam and the United States." In 12 years after Mohammed’s death, 632-644 A.D., Muslim ...read more
Source: WorldNetDaily
Published on Tue, 13 Feb 2018 18:10:17 GMT
Take a Look at These Haunting Photos of Crumbling Olympic Village from 1936 Nazi Games (PICS)
Take a Look at These Haunting Photos of Crumbling Olympic Village from 1936 Nazi Games (PICS)However, some historians are eager to preserve what they see as an important part of modern world history. Interestingly, so far the only room that has been restored as part of the burgeoning restoration of the 1936 Olympic Village is No. 5 in block 39 ...read more
Source: Total Pro Sports
Published on Wed, 21 Feb 2018 13:35:00 GMT
Here’s How America Is Praising Its Best-Known Preacher: Billy Graham
Here’s How America Is Praising Its Best-Known Preacher: Billy Graham“An epic era of evangelical history has come to an end. Billy Graham was not only a titanic figure in evangelicalism, but in world history and perhaps represents the last of a kind,” wrote Al Mohler, president of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.read more
Source: Christianity Today
Published on Wed, 21 Feb 2018 12:01:00 GMT
Religious and Political Leaders React to Billy Graham’s Death
Religious and Political Leaders React to Billy Graham’s Death“An epic era of evangelical history has come to an end. Billy Graham was not only a titanic figure in evangelicalism, but in world history and perhaps represents the last of a kind. He dominated 20th-century American evangelicalism and remained a major ...read more
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Published on Wed, 21 Feb 2018 09:02:00 GMT
How Billy Graham Contributed to Social Change, and Reached Across Lines of Demarcation
How Billy Graham Contributed to Social Change, and Reached Across Lines of Demarcation“Billy Graham probably preached to more people than anyone in world history. He was not a learned theologian, but he preached from the heart and his message had a tremendous impact around the world. “In subtle ways, he contributed to social change ...read more
Source: Syracuse University News
Published on Wed, 21 Feb 2018 10:01:00 GMT
This map shows 4,000 years of world history
This map shows 4,000 years of world historyJohn B. Spark's Histomap, originally published by Rand McNally in 1931 and preserved today by the David Rumsey Historical Map Collection, is a five-foot long map documenting the history of seven different civilizations. The map illustrates what Sparks ...read more
Source: Business Insider
Published on Tue, 23 Jun 2015 07:19:00 GMT
Florida state rep. says high school world history textbook is a big Islam lovefest
Florida state rep. says high school world history textbook is a big Islam lovefestA Florida school board is reviewing a state-approved world history textbook used in an Advanced Placement class over claims that the book covers Islam in loving, rah-rah detail while giving short shrift to Christianity and Judaism. The textbook – called ...read more
Source: The Daily Caller
Published on Tue, 30 Jul 2013 03:57:39 GMT
World history class students participate in Renaissance dinner party
World history class students participate in Renaissance dinner partyKINGSFORD, Mich. (WLUC) - The world history class students at Kingsford High School stepped into another era Friday morning. The students have recently begun learning about the Renaissance period and participated in a Renaissance dinner party at the school.read more
Source: Upper Michigans Source
Published on Fri, 29 Sep 2017 16:41:23 GMT
YSU's 972 penguins waddle into world history
YSU's 972 penguins waddle into world historyNearly 1,000 students, alumni and community members at Youngstown State University broke the Guinness World Record for the largest gathering of people dressed as penguins Saturday in the Watson and Tressel Training Site. The event, which celebrated YSU’s ...read more
Source: The Vindicator
Published on Sun, 29 Oct 2017 05:01:00 GMT