Art / Archaeology
Biblical Archaeology - What is Biblical Archaeology
"Some, but by no means all, biblical scholars are interested in proving the absolute truth of the bible. Others see the bible as a historical document, and seek to find evidence supporting some of the events reported."
Whose Culture? The Promise of Museums and the Debate Over Antiquities, edited by James Cuno, contains an introduction and 9 essays on the role of encyclopedic museums in the preservation of world culture. Far from being an esoteric, jargon-filled look at a debate between archaeologists and collectors of antiquities, these essays, some from conference presentations, some philosophical, and …
Colossus of Rhodes
One of the 7 wonders of the ancient world was the Colossus of Rhodes, a giant statue in the harbor of Rhodes.
Ephesus - Important Facts About the Ancient City of Ephesus
Here are some of the reasons to claim that Ephesus was an important city in the ancient world.
Temple of Artemis at Ephesus
The temple of Artemis at Ephesus was one of the seven wonders of the ancient world.
Timelines - Anatolia
Events in the history and prehistory of Anatolia.
Teotihuacan Tour - From About.com's Mexico for Visitors Guide
Teotihuacan is a large archaeological site located about 25 miles (40 km) north of Mexico City. It is famous for its large pyramids dedicated to the sun and the moon, but the site also contains beautiful murals and carvings and several museums through which you can explore the city's fascinating history.
Zeus at Olympia
One of the 7 wonders of the ancient world was the Statue of Zeus at Olympia, a giant statue.
The Capitoline Wolf
There is controversy about when this bronze statue was created.
A Renaissance Italian painter, Tura depicted Ceres as part of a fresco.