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The Holy Roman Empire

The Holy Roman Empire was a complex union of provinces in central Europe which began with Charlemagne in 800AD and ended with …

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Byzantine Empire

After the division of the Roman Empire into two halves, Western and Eastern, the western half was sacked by Barbarian tribes and …

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The Roman Empire

While the republic of Rome began in the 8th century BC, it reached its zenith nearly one thousand years later in the …

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The Rise of the Early Church

After the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ, the early church began to grow and expand from Judaea. In fact, it was …

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The Punic Wars

As the Republic of Rome continued to expand in territory and might, the kingdom of Carthage began to get nervous. Unwilling for …

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Ancient Europe

Ancient Europe, with the exception of the classical realm of Rome and Greece, was a wild and uncivilized place, populated by tribes …

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Phoenicia’s Trading Empire

Tyre was the capital city and seaport of ancient Phoenicia. Its wealth and fame from the sale of purple dye attracted the …