Tuesday, October 24, 2006

Instant Middle East history lesson

Who's controlled the Middle East over the last five-thousand years?

Answer: pretty much everyone. Check out this cool animated map to watch the history of who controlled whom unfold before your eyes.

As Noodle Food says it's like seeing 5000 years of history in 90 seconds.

LINK: Imperial history of the Middle East - Maps of War

RELATED: History, War

2 Comments:

Blogger Berend de Boer said...

Brilliant, thanks a lot for the link. My kids will like it.

10/24/2006 01:51:00 pm  
Blogger Rebel Radius said...

Excellent link - thank you

10/24/2006 08:23:00 pm  

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