Archive for September 18th, 2009
The novelist JRR Tolkien secretly trained as a Government spy in the run up to the Second World War, new documents have disclosed.
THESSALONIKI, Greece — Archaeologists in Greece say a sprawling ancient cemetery dating to the 6th century B.C. has yielded dozens of rich grave offerings, including weapons and gold ornaments.
Lutzmannsburg. Three Roman military camp sites have been unearthed by archaeologists in Burgenland who say their finds will rewrite the history of the Romans in Austria.
A remote Neolithic burial mound on an Orkney island may contain carvings of human eyes and eyebrows, it has been revealed.
It looks like the aftermath of a massacre – the decapitated, naked bodies of at least 51 young men found thrown into an old quarry and their heads piled on top.
Prehistoric man navigated his way across England using a crude version of sat nav based on stone circle markers, historians have claimed.