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African Exploitation

The Atlantic slave trade took place across the Atlantic Ocean from the 16th through to the 19th centuries. The vast majority of …

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African Kingdoms

During the medieval period, many kingdoms rose and fell on the African continent. While the Islamic Empire reigned supreme on the northern …

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The Roman Empire

While the republic of Rome began in the 8th century BC, it reached its zenith nearly one thousand years later in the …

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Alexander the Great

After the death of his father, Alexander became the ruler of Macedonia. Not content to reign a small country, Alexander went on …

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The Exodus from Egypt

Both the date of the Exodus and the route taken by the Israelites are considered by scholars to be uncertain. The date …

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Ancient Africa

Many ancient civilizations sprang out of Africa, shaping western culture as we know it today, including several Bantu people groups and tribes …

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Called Out of Ur

Abraham’s home town of Ur was first inhabited around 4200-4500 BC.  Once a coastal city near the mouth of the ancient Euphrates …