Maria Speth Bessenyei

Maria Speth Bessenyei

Maria Speth Bessenyei
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Simply Elegant Long Modest Mother of the Bride Dress Formal

Simply Elegant Long Modest Mother of the Bride Dress Formal

Minoan - Knossos, Crete Unique place a must see

Minoan - Knossos, Crete Unique place a must see

At the start of the lst century BC, Gaul was becoming increasingly Romanised. The events were to follow much the same pattern as in Spain a century earlier, as the Romans followed the same pattern by entering into alliances with some Celtic chiefs and then intervened in local disputes. Having moved in, they simply refused to go away, as chief after chief found out to his cost. The whole process is detailed for us with remarkable candour, if not Roman bias, by Julius Caesar who spent eight…

At the start of the lst century BC, Gaul was becoming increasingly Romanised. The events were to follow much the same pattern as in Spain a century earlier, as the Romans followed the same pattern by entering into alliances with some Celtic chiefs and then intervened in local disputes. Having moved in, they simply refused to go away, as chief after chief found out to his cost. The whole process is detailed for us with remarkable candour, if not Roman bias, by Julius Caesar who spent eight…

Cut away of a Roman fortress wall.

Cut away of a Roman fortress wall.

Knossos in Creta. Surrounded by the city of Iraklion and accessible via the local bus, and the reconstructed ruins of the palace Cretan labyrinth are times when King Minos ruled over mainland Greece.

Knossos in Creta. Surrounded by the city of Iraklion and accessible via the local bus, and the reconstructed ruins of the palace Cretan labyrinth are times when King Minos ruled over mainland Greece.

Knossos Palace (Built Around 1900 BC, Crete) My husband and I spent Christmas here one year. Beautiful and romantic Crete.

Knossos Palace (Built Around 1900 BC, Crete) My husband and I spent Christmas here one year. Beautiful and romantic Crete.

Reconstruction of the Throne Room, Palace of Knossos

Reconstruction of the Throne Room, Palace of Knossos

Lascaux cave contains some 600 paintings and 1500 engravings from Palaeolithic Period. The very few symbols are limited to isolated or grouped dots (mostly black) and to variously coloured dashes; animals are horses, bulls, deer. The Hall of Bulls mural, circa 15,000 BCE. (radiocarbon dating of charcoal recovered from the cave floor indicates occupancy circa 15,000 BCE to 14,000 BCE.); astronomical interpretation of Great Bull #18.

Lascaux cave contains some 600 paintings and 1500 engravings from Palaeolithic Period. The very few symbols are limited to isolated or grouped dots (mostly black) and to variously coloured dashes; animals are horses, bulls, deer. The Hall of Bulls mural, circa 15,000 BCE. (radiocarbon dating of charcoal recovered from the cave floor indicates occupancy circa 15,000 BCE to 14,000 BCE.); astronomical interpretation of Great Bull #18.

Roman bath w hypocaust heat system

Roman bath w hypocaust heat system

Stairs in the Palace of Knossos, the oldest palace in Europe, dating back to 1900 B.C. with perhaps the earliest settlement in 7000 B.C. Crete [3000x2800] Didn't the archaeologist who first(?) expl...

Stairs in the Palace of Knossos, the oldest palace in Europe, dating back to 1900 B.C. with perhaps the earliest settlement in 7000 B.C. Crete [3000x2800] Didn't the archaeologist who first(?) expl...