Posts By Maria Julien

Books About Goddess Isis

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The pantheon of gods and goddesses in Ancient Egypt has a number of gods and goddesses. Of these, Isis has become well known in the Western world. She is called by many names, and is&hellip

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Books About Japan

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The Japanese today are famous for their engineering and electronic goods. Their civilisation and culture are no less fascinating. The books below give a panoramic view of Japan from ancient to modern times. 1. The&hellip

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Pompeii, Italy

Books About Italy

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The Roman Empire once ruled over most of Europe. The legacy of that time is still evident. Though Italy no longer has that kind of influence, it is still a source of inspiration in the&hellip

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The Difference Between Ghosts and Demons

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Ghosts and demons are supernatural entities. Many people dismiss them as a figment of an over-active imagination. But across cultures and from ancient times, there have been reports of ghost sightings and demonic activity. Ghosts&hellip

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The Difference Between Leadership and Management

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When we think of leaders, we associate the image with a charismatic personality who makes rousing speeches. Managers are figures of authority in a business. The common perception is that a leader has followers whereas&hellip

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The Difference Between Rocks and Minerals

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Rocks The lithosphere, or outer surface of the earth, is made up of rock. Rocks are natural substances that are made up of different materials. They are fused together through natural processes to form the&hellip

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The Difference Between Culture and Society

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It is common for people to refer to society and culture as the same. This is because interactions between members of a society become the patterns of culture. The word society always refers to a&hellip

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The Difference Between Frogs and Toads

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Frogs and toads are both amphibians. They belong to the anura family. Their fossils have been found and dated to as far back as the Jurassic Period. Frogs and toads are usually found near fresh&hellip

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The Difference Between Eagles and Hawks

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Eagles and hawks are birds of prey. They are both species of the accipitridae family. In America, the buteo family species are also classified as hawks. Though hawks and eagles share many common characteristics, there&hellip

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The Difference Between Guitar Hero and Rock Band

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Guitar Hero and Rock Band are music games which can be played on PlayStation, Xbox 360 and other compatible platforms. Both the games simulate the experience of playing rock music live for an audience. They&hellip

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The Difference Between Glass and Crystal

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A brief history of glass Glass beads and decorative items have been found in excavations of early civilisations dating from about 2500 BCE. By the 1st century BCE, the forerunner of modern glassware made its&hellip

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The Difference Between Baking Soda and Baking Powder

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Baking soda and baking powder look alike, and are both used as raising agents in cooking. But they cannot be used as substitutes because there are significant differences. The chemical composition of baking soda is&hellip

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Books About Iceland

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The population of Iceland is about 300,000. However, this country has the distinction of possessing the most number of writers per head worldwide. Iceland also leads the world in regard to the most books published&hellip

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Books About Immigration

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The process of leaving the country of one’s birth to settle permanently in another country is a difficult one. Immigrants leave their homes for various reasons. Many are in search of a better life, but&hellip

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The Difference Between A Nation And A State

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In common parlance, the words ‘nation’ and ‘state’ are used interchangeably. According to the actual definition of these terms, there are differences. The political meaning of State means a country, whereas states could also refer&hellip

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