Category: Asia

Lucia Marchini 4 weeks ago
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What is it? This ancient Mesopotamian sculpture known as the ‘ram in the thicket’ is…

Lucia Marchini 4 months ago
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China: visions through the ages Lisa C Niziolek, Deborah A Bekken, and Gary M Feinman…

Lucia Marchini 6 months ago
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In 1640, a bronze tablet was discovered during construction work on a palace in Tiriolo,…

Lucia Marchini 7 months ago
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Around 8,000 life-size terracotta warriors and horses were created in battle formation to protect the…

Lucia Marchini 8 months ago
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Before September, the people in this picture had never picked up a chisel. Now, only…

Lucia Marchini 1 year ago
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We travel down the spectacular long and winding Siq that leads to Petra. There, the…

Nick Bartos 2 years ago
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If there has ever been a historical figure readymade for a biographical documentary, it’s Gertrude…

Nick Bartos 2 years ago
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Dubai is best known for its luxury shops and futuristic architecture. But this year the…

Nick Bartos 2 years ago
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When Ed Keall first visited Iran, at the age of 24, little did he realise…

Lucia Marchini 2 years ago
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The Great Arab Revolt Project With the CWA-backed Great Arab Revolt Project at an end…

Lucia Marchini 2 years ago
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Today the ancient cities of Merv lie in a sleepy Archaeological Park, a UNESCO World Heritage…

Lucia Marchini 2 years ago
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Frankincense and more The fragrant land of Oman, tucked away in the south-eastern corner of…