The Protection of Ancient Monuments?

Answer Societies for the protection of ancient monuments exist almost around the globe to protect buildings and other historic treasures for posterity. Major institutions such as the Smithsonian and the R... Read More »

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Comparison Between Ancient Egyptian and Ancient Mesopotamian Water Sources?

Egyptian and Mesopotamian cultures were both highly successful in very arid regions. Each was entirely dependent on rivers for their water as there was little or no rain in either place. Egypt depe... Read More »

US Monuments?

The Antiquities Act of 1906 allows the President of the United States to designate national monuments with the goal of guarding "objects of historic or scientific interest." As of 2010, more than 1... Read More »

The Monuments of Bahia?

Bahia is a state in Brazil that's home to historic monuments including forts, statues and churches. Monuments within Bahia date back to the 1500s, and statues peppered throughout the state pay homa... Read More »

Prehistoric Monuments?

Before recorded history, ancient civilizations built structures that still stand to this day, making them prehistoric sites. Many of the prehistoric sites in Europe, United States and Asia date bac... Read More »