The Funeral

Warning: This is not suitable for children or the faint hearted. The entire civilization of Ancient Egypt was based on religion, and their beliefs were important to them. Their belief in the rebirth after death became their driving force behind their funeral practices. Egyptian cemeteries were on the Nile River’s west bank, because the sun … Read moreThe Funeral

Three Types of Plague

Type 1 – Bubonic Plague The most common form. This disease is characterised by an extremely high fever, chills, and ultimately delirium and death. The bacilli collect in the lymph nodes, particularly those in the armpits and groin. The nodes swell and become extremely painful. These swellings are called buboes, hence the name bubonic plague. … Read moreThree Types of Plague