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Thor Disguised as Freyja

Thor Disguised as Freyja

Depiction connected with Norse mythology based on the Old Norse Þrymskviða poem in which Thor dresses up as Freyja to travel to giantland - the giant Thrym has stolen his hammer and demands Freyja as...

Philip the Arab (Facial Reconstruction)

Philip the Arab (Facial Reconstruction)

A photorealistic reconstruction of what the Roman emperor Philip the Arab (r. 244-249 CE) may have looked like. Based on contemporary and near contemporary descriptions, as well as archaeological evidence...

What position did the government of Surinam take during the Second World War?

What position did the government of Surinam take during the Second World War?

Holland itself was overrun by the Germans, Indonesia by Japan. Suriname was the only large Dutch posseession that remained free (I think, couldn't find a map of Dutch Empire in 1939/1940). Did they

September 19, 2014 Day 242 of the Sixth Year - History

September 19, 2014 Day 242 of the Sixth Year - History

President Barack Obama listens through a door in the Green Room of the White House as Lilly Jay relates her experience as a sexual assault survivor during the launch of the & 34;It& 39;s On Us& 34; campaign, a new public awareness and action campaign designed to prevent sexual assault at colleges and universities, in the East Room, Sept.

Pius VII

Pius VII

Close Title: Pius VII Author: DAVID Jacques Louis (1748 - 1825) Creation date: 1805 Represented date: 1804 Dimensions: Height 86.5 - Width 71.5 Technique and other indications: Commissioned by Bonaparte Oil on wood Place of conservation: Louvre museum (Paris ) websiteContact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - G.

Saint Cyril

Saint Cyril

Saint Cyril (aka Kyrillos and Constantine the Philosopher, d. 867 CE) was a Byzantine linguist, teacher, scholar and missionary who famously preached Christianity to the Slavs in Moravia with his brother...