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Why Egypt Overtook Sumer

Posted December 12th, 2017 at 12:40 PM by Shotgunhistory

This is a bit of comparative History, where I explore why Sumer Was Overshadowed by Egypt.
I would love to get any opinions and comments
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Pop culture and Egyptology

Posted December 8th, 2017 at 04:47 AM by Shotgunhistory
Updated December 8th, 2017 at 04:50 AM by Shotgunhistory

Made this video, which will be the first in a series on Ancient Egypt.

I realized that Ancient Egypt is still very much a part of our cultural fabric and that even if you think that you are ignorant, you know more than you think. Its Amazing!
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Was Alexander as Great as they Say? (Controversial)

Posted October 20th, 2017 at 05:24 AM by NBSHistory

A series I created on Alexander the Great. I in no way believe him to not have been "great" I simply was displaying the many overlooked flaws in his character. Received some backlash, but if you watched all three parts I believe I make a valid point!

I am unsure if it simply because I was taught mostly on his flaws during my studies, but it seems to me this point of view is very surprising to the community here!
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The role of Spartan Women prior to Roman Conquest

Posted October 17th, 2017 at 06:09 AM by NBSHistory

Hello, my name is Craig I am a student seeking to enter a graduate program in History. While attending to my studies I thought why not provide content on youtube as well? I do so to try and bring History to the youth, so its a mix of primary/secondary sourcing and humor!

This link is for my piece on Spartan Women prior to Roman Conquest. I used Sarah. B. Pomeroy's "Spartan Women" as major source for most of it!
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Christian Success: The Influence Of Egypt

Posted February 2nd, 2017 at 08:47 AM by Tod Stites (Christian Success: The Influence Of Egypt)

It has been shown that in the religions of
Egypt and Babylon, various gods are called the son and image of the supreme god. And
Hellenistic cults could make Hellenistic rulers
the visible manifestation of a god, with the
concept of soteriology linked with the concept of icons.

Kleinknecht in Theological Dictionary Of The
New Testament vol.2,p.390n50

We know of course that the first
Christians portrayed Christ as the Son and
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