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16 07, 2017

Perseus and Medusa – Greek mythology

By |2018-04-23T11:45:11-07:00July 16th, 2017|Greeks, Literature|0 Comments

Perseus and Medusa: Danae and Perseus adrift in their box Once there was a good king, but he died. His bad brother killed him so that he could be king. The bad brother needed to get rid of the good king's wife (Danae) and baby (Perseus), but he was afraid to kill them too. [...]

17 06, 2017

Cinderella Story from Ancient Egypt

By |2019-04-04T20:43:26-07:00June 17th, 2017|Africa, Egypt, Literature|0 Comments

Straw flip-flops from ancient Egypt Where did this story come from? The West Asian writer Strabo wrote down this Egyptian version of the Cinderella story. He wrote it in Greek, around the time of Jesus, a few hundred years after the Indian version in the Mahabharata. Had he heard something about the Indian [...]

13 06, 2017

Shoes in Ancient Egypt – Straw flip-flops

By |2019-09-13T06:58:23-07:00June 13th, 2017|Egypt|11 Comments

Ancient Egyptian shoes: Straw flip-flops from ancient Egypt Many Egyptians went barefoot Many people in ancient Egypt went barefoot their whole lives. It was warm in Egypt even in the winter, and people thought shoes were an unnecessary expense. The weather in Egypt All our ancient Egypt articles Kids, especially, didn't usually have [...]