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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 »

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According to NNDB.com, 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 »

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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 »

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