Bill Gates blogs about his 5 favorite books of 2016 - CNET Enlarge Image Bill Gates poses with the 5 books hes recommending. Photo by GatesNotes.com Microsoft co-founder and Gates Foundation co-founder and co-chair Bill Gates fondly remembers reading through his parents set of World Book Encyclopedias in alphabetical order when he was a child (his company would later publish a digital encyclopedia…
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MNEMOSYNE Museum Collection: Antakya Museum, Antakya, Turkey Catalogue Number: TBA Type: Mosaic Context: Antioch, House of Mnemosyne Date: C2nd - C3rd AD Period: Imperial Roman SUMMARY The goddess Mnemosyne (memory personified) places her hand on the back of a man's head, symbolically aiding his memory. The figures are in a banquet scene.
Ares battling the giant Mimon | Greek vase Signed by Aristophanes Date: ca 410 - 400 BC Period: Classical SUMMARY Detail of Ares battling the Gigante Mimon from a painting of the Gigantomakhia (War of the Giants). The god strikes down the beardless giant with his sword. both combatants bear serpent-decorated shields.