Category - History

History

The origin of the sombrero

A sombrero is one of the defining cultural images of Mexico, and instantly recognizable as a large, wide-brimmed hat. There are plenty of things we associate...

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The story of the Oud

Music has played a hugely important part in the history and culture of the world as we know it. Every country in the world has music of some kind, and...

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History

What is iconography

There are many important labels given to the study and interpretation of particular things. We have to make sure we understand and appreciate these things more...

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The story of Antarctica

As the southernmost continent on Earth, Antarctica is one of those places we know little about. Because of how remote it is, and the sort of terrain there, it...

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