Week 5-6

Italian Renaissance “Lord, grant that I may always desire more than I accomplish.” —Michelangelo Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni Painter, sculptor, architect and poet Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni (March 6, 1475 to February 18, 1564) is...

Week 3-4

Phoenician Alphabet Beginning in the 9th century BC, adaptations of the Phoenician alphabet thrived, including Greek, Old Italic, Anatolian, and the Paleohispanic scripts. The alphabet’s attractive innovation was its phonetic nature, in which one sound was...

Week 1-2

Lascaux cave paintings http://www.lascaux.culture.fr/?lng=en     Hieroglyphics http://www.ancient-egypt-online.com/ancient-egyptian-hieroglyphics.html                     Petroglyphs http://www.ancestral.com/meaning.html     Ishango Bone...