Women of History

Blog URL:http://womenofhistory.blogspot.com
Blog Tags:women, history, biography, articles, news
Country:Australia

A site providing biographies of some of the fascinating women who have graced the pages of history, in addition to articles pertaining to history, and medieval and modern women.



Latest Blog Posts



Photo taken by Agatha ChristieAgatha Christie had little-known role in ancient Nimrud | The Times of IsraelThe British mystery writer’s second husband, Max Mallowan, was an archaeologist — respected in his field, but with nowhere near the renown...

Archaeologists unearth tomb of previously unknown Queen in Egypt | Ancient OriginsA team of Czech archaeologists has discovered a tomb in an ancient Egyptian necropolis that belongs to a Pharaonic Queen, who ruled around 4,500 years ago and who was p...

More on the possible discovery of the secret tomb of Nefertiti - Egypt's enigmatic Queen.King Tut's Tomb May Hide Nefertiti's Secret Grave | Live ScienceThe burial chamber of King Tut has revealed many secrets over the years, but there may be a whopp...

Revealing the Identify of the First Female Ruler of Egypt. Hint: It Was NOT Hatshepsut | Ancient OriginsThe first known woman who can be considered an important ruler of Egypt was the wife of Narmer – Neithhotep, whose name can be translated as ''[...

Following on from my post "Mysterious Mona Lisa" in August 2013, please find some more news updates on this enigmatic Renaissance woman:From: Haaretz: The man who saved Mona Lisa from the Nazis -On the eve of World War II, 4,000 works of art were sec...