Chaucer's The Book of the Duchess Full Text & Summary
The Book of the Duchess is the first major work of the English...
The Ludlul-Bel-Nimeqi - Not Merely a Babylonian Job
The Ludlul-Bel-Nimeqi is a Babylonian poem which chronicles the...
A Ghost Story of Ancient Egypt
The best-known ghost story from ancient Egypt is known, simply...
Tacitus on Boudicca's Revolt
Tacitus (full name, Publius Gaius Cornelius Tacitus, ca. 56 &ndash...
The Battle of Kadesh & the Poem of Pentaur
The Poem of Pentaur is the official Egyptian record (along with...
The Satire of the Trades
The literature of ancient Egypt is as rich and varied as any other...