Asked in History of China
History of China
How do historians regard the sage kings and the three cultural heroes today?
How many books made up the historical books in the Bible?
The Bible's "Books of History" are Joshua, Judges, Ruth, 1 Samuel, 2 Samuel, 1 Kings, 2 Kings, 1 Chronicles, 2 Chronicles, Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther - 12 books in all. This is not to say that historians regard all these texts as entirely historical. Most historians would regard the Books of Joshua and Esther as containing very little of historical value, whereas much of what is in 2 Kings, 2 Chronicles, Ezra and Nehemiah is probably historical. ...
Asked in Ancient Egypt, King Tutankhamun
Why was Howard Carter's discovery of King Tutankhamun so important to historians?
It was the first discovery of tombs in the valley of the kings, and it led to many others ...
Asked in Name Origins, Egypt, Ancient Egypt
What were the 332 pharaohs of Egypt's names?
We really do not know how many kings ruled in Egypt, for at times in its ancient past the country was split up, and there were at least several kings at the same time. There was also probably kings who ruled regions of Egypt before recorded history, and in fact, several ancient historians record legendary Pharaohs who became Egyptian gods. The Kings of Egypt were not called Pharaohs by the ancient Egyptians. This word was used by the Greeks and Hebrews, and...
Who were usually the major characters in Greek poetry and tragic plays?
Oedipus, Odysseus, the gods, kings, and heroes like Persues, Theseus, et cetera. ...
Asked in Age of Empires
How do you collect relics in age of Empires II Age of Kings?
Relics can only be picked up by Heroes and Priests. Collect the relic and return it to the church/mosque. ...
Asked in Clash of Clans (video game)
Can you get 2 archer queens and 2 barbarian kings on Clash of Clans?
Unfortunately, you can't have 2 heroes of your own in Clash of Clans. Heroes are very powerful once they are upgraded many times, therefore having 2 heroes can take a lot of hits and deal a lot of damage. However, it would be cool and take the game to an interesting direction. ...
Asked in History
How did west africans pass on their history without a written language?
The griots passes on their history. They were professional oral historians who also served as keepers of tradition and advisors to kings. ...
Asked in Authors, Poets, and Playwrights
What has the author Lionel Ignacius Cusack Pearson written?
Lionel Ignacius Cusack Pearson has written: 'The Greek historians of the West' -- subject(s): Historiography 'Prophasis and Aitia' 'The lost histories of Alexander the Great' -- subject(s): Biography, Generals, Hellenistic Greek literature, Historiography, History, History and criticism, Kings and rulers, Sources 'Early Ionian historians' -- subject(s): Historians, Historiography ...
Asked in Assyria
Who was the ruler during the assyrian period?
The Assyrian Empire had many kings and queens, not just one. Over the years from the Early Period to the Old Assyrian Period to the Middle Assyrian Period and to the Neo-Assyrian Period, the are estimated 122 known Assyrian Kings. There may be more, but archaelogist and historians have little knowledge of the earliest kings listed on the Assyrian Kings List, other than a few recorded contacts with other kingdoms. ...