The mysterious Sea Peoples

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The Sea Peoples were a confederacy of naval raiders who harried the coastal towns and Cities of the Mediterranean region between approximately 1276-1178 BCE, concentrating their efforts especially on Egypt. Outside Egypt, they also frequently assaulted the coastal regions of the Hittite Empire, the Levant and other areas around the … Continue reading

La Amistad

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The Ship La Amistad was a 19th-century two masted schooner of about 120 feet (37 m). Built in the United States, La Amistad was originally named Friendship but she was renamed after being purchased by a Spaniard. Strictly speaking, La Amistad was not a slave ship; she was not designed to … Continue reading