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8 Topic Pages Found in History Ancient and starting with the letter I
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Icarus (Greek mythology)

Son of the supreme inventor and craftsman DAEDALUS , borne to him by a slave-girl while he was living at the court of MINOS , king of Crete. When

Indus Valley civilization

ancient civilization that flourished from about 2500 B.C. to about 1500 B.C. in the valley of the Indus River and its tributaries, in the northwestern

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writing on durable material. The art is called epigraphy. Modern inscriptions are made for permanent, monumental record, as on gravestones,

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The Inuits are an Arctic ethnic group inhabiting the Arctic regions of Canada, Alaska, and northern Greenland. Other small Inuit communities are found

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Iron Age

Developmental stage of human technology when weapons and tools were made from iron. Preceded by the Stone and Bronze ages, it is the last


The Iroquois, sometimes known as Haudenosaunee or Hodinoshones, are a North American ethnic group comprising six sovereign nations—Mohawks, Oneidas,

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( ìzā'yə, ìsā'– ), prophetic book of the Bible. It is a collection of prophecies from a 300-year period attributed to Isaiah, who may have been a

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Isis (Egyptian deity)

Isis was one of the most important goddesses of ancient Egypt. She was the daughter of Nut, the sky goddess, and Geb, the earth god, and the sister