Battle-Cry, Hot Flanks, and Other Amazons We Can Name

At a gathering some time ago, I had an interesting conversation about the historical reality behind Wonder Woman and how the knowledge of historical Amazons is bolstered by Eurasian archaeology. This led to my plan to create a new video to complement the two I made and posted on YouTube of the Scythians (click these …

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Warriors of the Wasteland part 2

Robert E. Howard wrote his entire corpus of Conan stories in the early to mid 1930s. The character became a household word with the Marvel series Conan the Barbarian in the 1970s and the John Milius film of the same name in 1982. Meditating on this impacted my archaeological studies and research in the Eurasian …

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