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Pre-Islamic history of the Middle East

Pre-Islamic history of the Middle East

In the 14th century a muslim historian named Ibn Khaldun wrote about the ancient empires and how the first civilizations emerged along Major Rivers. The Huang Ho Valley in China, Indus River in Pakistan and more famously the Nile River in Egypt. The Historian wrote how these rivers allowed easy access to trade and commerce …

Uncle Tom’s Cabin Historic Site Black History Month

Uncle Tom’s Cabin Historic Site Black History Month

Hi it’s Shannon Paiva with Chatham-Kent tourism and we’re out in Dresden at Uncle Tom’s Cabin Historic site. And of course we’re visiting all of the sites in Chatham-Kent because it is Black History Month. Now Uncle Tom’s Cabin Historic site is actually closed to the public until May officially when they reopen for the …