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7 09, 2017

What is typhoid fever? History of diseases

By |2018-09-11T05:38:29-07:00September 7th, 2017|Science|0 Comments

Typhoid fever: A person with typhoid rash (Iran) Is it typhoid or typhus? Typhoid fever isn't the same thing as typhus at all. You catch typhus from being bit by lice that have bitten people with typhoid, and you catch typhoid from drinking water with traces of human poop in it. (You can't catch typhoid from animals.) Find [...]

19 07, 2017

British India – history of India

By |2018-09-26T07:15:00-07:00July 19th, 2017|History, India|0 Comments

British India: Muhammed Shah, Mughal emperor 1702-1748 End of the Mughal Empire In the early 1700s, the Mughal Empire was collapsing. The Mughal emperors couldn't really control it anymore, and India was breaking up into smaller countries. Who were the Mughals? Lots more Indian history articles Robert Walpole The Prime Minister of Britain, Robert Walpole, decided [...]

7 07, 2017

Alexander the Great dies in Babylon

By |2019-01-22T10:18:40-07:00July 7th, 2017|Greeks, History|0 Comments

Alexander the Great: Gedrosia Desert Alexander in India When Alexander reached the end of the old Persian Empire, he turned back. He did not go further east into India. Who was Alexander of Macedon? Alexander and the Silk Road All our Ancient Greece articles Historians who were there say that this is because [...]

24 05, 2017

History of Mozambique – African History

By |2018-04-21T12:09:39-07:00May 24th, 2017|Africa, History|0 Comments

Chapel of Our Lady of Baluarte - the oldest European building south of the Equator (Isla de Mozambique, 1522, thanks to Jason Inslee) In 1500 AD, the Bantu Chikuyo Chisamarengu ruled Mutapa kingdom in northern Zimbabwe and Mozambique. African traders sold gold, ivory, seashells, and animal skins - even the occasional giraffe! - [...]