Former king of Mycenae, brother of Menelaus, and commander of the Achaean forces at Troy. Odysseus encounters his spirit in Hades. He was murdered by his wife, Clytemnestra, and her lover, Aegisthus, upon his return from the war. He was later avenged by his son Orestes. Their story is constantly repeated in the Odyssey to offer an inverted image of the fortunes of Odysseus and Telemachus.
This revolution led to more food being produced and distributed to the people of Europe. Also, it contains the end of the little ice age, selective breeding, wetland drainage, and many other advancements.
The Hindu and Buddhist doctrine of refraining from harming any living being
“wedge-shaped.” A system of writing developed by the Sumerians that consisted of wedge-shaped impressions made by a reed stylus on clay tablets.
the practice of seeking to foretell future events by interpreting divine signs, which could appear in various forms, such as in the entrails of animals, in patterns in smoke, or in dreams.
the earliest humanlike creatures. They flourished in East and South Africa as long as three to four million years ago.