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15 Common Historical Myths and Misconceptions

15 Common Historical Myths and Misconceptions

There are a lot of things from the past that people think are true but aren’t. Here are 16 common historical misconceptions that people still believe.

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Ancient Tablets Lead Archeologists to the Lost City of Mardaman

Ancient Tablets Lead Archeologists to the Lost City of Mardaman

Archeologists working in modern day Iraq uncovered several ancient cuneiform tablets that led them to discover the location of the lost city of Mardaman.

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Like the Assassin’s Creed Origins Setting? Try These Works Set in Ancient Egypt

Like the Assassin’s Creed Origins Setting? Try These Works Set in Ancient Egypt

If you like historical fiction, the Assassin’s Creed Origins setting of Ancient Egypt during the Ptolemaic Kingdom is worth exploring in depth.

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Investigators May Have Uncovered the Identity of DB Cooper

Investigators May Have Uncovered the Identity of DB Cooper

A group of 40 investigators claims to have cracked a code that leads them to believe they now know the true identity of DB Cooper.

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This is what ancient Rome looked like

This is what ancient Rome looked like

This video shows what ancient Rome looked like during the 4th century AD. The 3D rendering is historically accurate.

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A Second Declaration of Independence discovered in England

A Second Declaration of Independence discovered in England

A pair of Harvard researchers uncovered a second Declaration of Independence in England, written and signed a decade after the original.

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Well, so much for North American history as we know it

Well, so much for North American history as we know it

A new discovery of a possible ancient Viking site that may end up rewriting North American history as we know it.

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The lost tomb of Suleiman the Magnificent may have been discovered

The lost tomb of Suleiman the Magnificent may have been discovered

The long lost tomb of Suleiman the Magnificent may have been discovered in southern Hungary. Suleiman was the longest reigning Ottoman ruler.

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Meet the historical faces in Assassin’s Creed Syndicate

Meet the historical faces in Assassin’s Creed Syndicate

In keeping with the franchise's tradition, there will be several well known historical faces in Assassin's Creed Syndicate, from Charles Dickens to Queen Victoria.

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