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The First Sealand period in Babylonia has long been obscure, despite the major changes that occurred in the area at that time. Recent excavations at Tell Khaiber near Ur have uncovered a large fortified building of the period...

Pottery from Tell Khaiber

The First Sealand period in Babylonia has long been obscure, despite the major changes that occurred in the area at that time. Recent excavations at Tell Khaiber near Ur have uncovered a large fortified building of the period…

Four thousand years ago the land of Dilmun (ancient Bahrain) lay at the crossroads between the civilized world and the mysterious East. Its merchants prospered greatly from a lucrative trade in copper and luxury goods. ...

The Dilmun Temple at Saar

Four thousand years ago the land of Dilmun (ancient Bahrain) lay at the crossroads between the civilized world and the mysterious East. Its merchants prospered greatly from a lucrative trade in copper and luxury goods. …

Jane Austen loved clothes, and followed fashion with enthusiasm. She was also an expert needlewoman. Her novels use the clothes people wore and their attitudes to dress to convey their characters. Her lively letters, extensively ...

Jane Austen Fashion

Jane Austen loved clothes, and followed fashion with enthusiasm. She was also an expert needlewoman. Her novels use the clothes people wore and their attitudes to dress to convey their characters. Her lively letters, extensively …

Churches and Cathedrals

Report on archaeological investigations at Al-Khor Island, Qatar. Chapter headings are: Introduction; Survey & Excavation; The Pottery of Al-Khor Island; Discussion and Conclusions. There is also an illustrated ...

Al-Khor Island

The maiden voyage of the Titanic in 1912 took place at a time when fashions were undergoing a major change on both sides of the Atlantic. The vessel carried hundreds of wealthy passengers...

Titanic Style

Who designed Blenheim Palace or provided the furniture for Queen Victoria's country houses? When did billiard rooms become fashionable? Where can you see a ...

The Country House Companion