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    Constantinopla, la nueva Roma. Hoy se inició su construcción en el año 324 d.C.

    En el 31 aC tuvo lugar la batalla naval de #Actium. Fue decisiva en la guerra civil entre M. Antonio y Octaviano.

    Sumerian star map from Ninive - 3000 b.C.


    Louis Gallait (Belgian, 1810–1887) Godeffroy de Bouillon, XIXe siècle, Musée BELvue, Bruxelles.

    Roman amphitheater, Merida, Extremadura, Spain **

    Knights Templar: Masonic #Knights #Templar.

    Painting of Caligulas party ship. Recently 2 were discovered at the bottom of a small lake in Rome. They were described as floating palaces.

    Bath's Roman remains are one element of the 'Outstanding Universal Value' that makes Bath a World Heritage Site. Many of the City's Roman remains are centred around the Roman Baths (link is external). These include the archaeological remains of the Roman temple of the Goddess Sulis Minerva and the extensive bathing complex. The Roman town of Aquae Sulis was a walled settlement.

    "Strength and Honour!" +++nnDnn+++ IHSV

    Latin: Pauperes commilitones Christi Templique Salomonici), commonly known as the Knights Templar, the Order of the Temple (French: Ordre du Temple or Templiers) or simply as Templars.

    South America, 1851

    The port of ancient Carthage.

    Tribute to Hannibal, Carthage, Tunisia. If the elephants look small, it's because they weren't African or Asiatic elephants, but Atlas elephants (now extinct). Nevertheless they would've been a very impressive sight on the battlefield.

    So the Africans were responsible for the enslavement of other Africans? Or, was it the Pope who authorized the enslavement of West Africans. Pope Nicholas V issued the papal bull Dum Diversas on 18 June, 1452. It authorized Alfonso V of Portugal to reduce any “Saracens (Muslims/Moors) and pagans (An advanced person without a religion) and any other unbelievers” to perpetual slavery. This facilitated the Portuguese slave trade from West Africa.

    Inquisition- torture wheel of fortune

    Alessandro Farnese, Duke of Parma.jpg

    Hayreddin Barbarossa, or Barbarossa (c. 1478 – 4 July 1546), was an Ottoman Turkish admiral of European origin who was known around the Mediterranean as Redbeard, a nickname he inherited from his older brother, Baba Oruç. After being appointed as the admiral in chief of the Ottoman Empire in 1533, he conquered Tunisia.

    Joanna of Castile (Joanna the Mad): Daughter of King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella, she kept the corpse of her husband Philip the Handsome in bed with her long after he had died

    Göbekli Tepe- Urfa, Turkey, 9600 BC (11.600 years ago) The megaliths here predate Stonehenge by 6,000 years. Photo: Erdinç Bakla, 2012.

    Random facts about WW1

    Map of Ancient Tenochtitlan (Mexico City) c. 1524

    One of the few cuneiform tables to consist entirely of a geometrical diagram, shows that Babylonian scribes knew the Pythagorean Theorum and possessed a method of calculating accurate estimates of square roots. On the obverse, the scribe drew a square and its diagonals. Circa 1900 BCE – 1,700 BCE.

    Vicente Pascual. Tapiz Navas batalla de las Navas de Tolosa