The Egyptian hieroglyphic alphabet is read by locating a figure with a head and reading from the direction that the figure is facing; if the figure faces right, the hieroglyphs are read from right to left. Stacked hierog... More » History Ancient History Ancient Egypt

According to, Ramses II, the third pharaoh of the 19th dynasty of ancient Egypt, is renowned for his success in battle (especially against the Hittites) and for his contributions as a builder and religious figur... More »

Saladin is a famous military and political figure who led Muslim armies to several important victories during the Crusades. He is most well known for his victory in the Battle of Hattin in 1187, when he defeated the Euro... More » History Ancient History Ancient Egypt

Cleopatra is an iconic figure of ancient Egypt for a variety of reasons, according to BBC History. She was the last queen of ancient Egypt, formed alliances with Roman leaders and took her own life in a final act of defi... More »

In ancient Egypt, a person ascended to the throne by virtue of birth right or by being formally declared as the heir of the previous pharaoh. The pharaoh held titular names such as "Lord of the Two Lands" and "High Pries... More »

To write a good mission statement, figure out the direction of the business, its purposes and goals, and what it offers that is unique to the market. Write a short statement between one to three sentences that summarizes... More » Business & Finance Business Resources Managing a Business

Make people out of clay pots by collecting various sizes to form the body, head and limbs of the figure, then cutting holes in the bottoms of the pots and stringing them together with rope or wire. Finish by painting fac... More » Art & Literature Fine Art