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Europe, Post WWI

The end of World War I and the Treaty of Versaille saw new divisions in Europe. Austria-Hungary was split into the separate …

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The Crimean War

The Crimean War lasted from October of 1853 to February of 1856. The war began as Russia fought against the Ottoman Empire …

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The Tower of Babel

Traditionally, it has been believed that the tower was a ziggurat located at Ancient Babylon, which is southwest of modern-day Baghdad. But …

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The World of Noah

The Bible says that Noah’s ark landed in the mountains of Ararat. While a specific mountain wasn’t identified, the largest mountain in …

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The Garden of Eden

In Genesis chapters 2-3, we learn that the Garden of Eden is located at the convergence of four rivers – the Pishon, …