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Kremlin makeover exposes mediaeval mysteries

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Beneath the drab flooring, archaeologists have marked the layered strata: 12th century, 13th century and 14th century. Since 2014, when President ...
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A GROUP of archaeologists work at the excavation site of a dismantled 1930s-era Kremlin administration building, known as the 14th wing, in Moscow.—AFPMOSCOW: Descending into the basement of the 1930s-era Kremlin administration building is an eerie experience: the corridors are still lined with brown Soviet tiles and walls bear remnants of secret communication wires.But turning off to the left or right, concrete foundations have been removed from the humid underground storage rooms, giving a glimpse at some of the best-preserved remains of early Moscow’s bustling mediaeval quarters.Human bones jut out from the earthy sides of the dig, leftovers from an old necropolis for the gentry who once lived here. Beneath the drab flooring, archaeol...
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Ausgrabungsprojekt der Stadtarchäologie Paderborn endet nach drei Jahren

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Excavation project of urban archaeology Paderborn ends after three years
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... Funde, von den Mauern bis zu der in alten Brunnen entsorgten Keramik, zeigen, dass die Steinbebauung hier ab dem 11. Jahrhundert begann.
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... Finds from the walls up to the Ceramic waste in old wells, show that the stone construction here began from the 11th century.
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Nachrichten > Ausgrabungen Ausgrabungsprojekt der Stadtarchäologie Paderborn endet nach drei Jahren Kategorie: Ausgrabungen 04.11.2016 -   LWL / CS Reste eines mittelalterlichen und eines frühneuzeitlichen Gebäudes. Innerhalb der Mauern sind dunkle Verfärbungen zu sehen, die auf ältere Besiedlungsspuren hinweisen. (Foto: LWL)Die Grabungsmannschaft beim Abtragen der kaiserzeitlichen bis frühmittelalterlichen Siedlungsspuren. (Foto: LWL)Blick von Süden auf das freigelegte Grubenhaus der Kaiserzeit. Im inneren sind deutlich Pfostenlöcher und die eingestürzte Lehmwand zu erkennen. (Foto: LWL) Bei der aktuellen Ausgrabung der Stadtarchäologie kam ein seltenes Grubenhaus aus der römischen Kaiserzeit zum Vorschein, dessen rund 2.000 Jahre alte ...
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News > excavations excavation project of urban archaeology Paderborn ends after three years category: excavations 04.11.2016 - FO / CS remains of a medieval and a modern building. Within the walls of dark discoloration can be seen, indicating older traces of human habitation. (Photo: FO) The excavation team at the removal of the Imperial-era up to early medieval settlement traces. (Photo: FO) View from the South on the exposed pit House of the Roman Empire. Inside are clearly post holes and the collapsed mud wall. (Photo: FO) The current excavation of urban archaeology a rare pit House from the Roman imperial period came to light, which is about 2,000 years old...
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Kremlin makeover exposes mediaeval mysteries

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Beneath the drab flooring, archaeologists have marked the layered strata: 12th century, 13th century and 14th century. Since 2014, when President ...
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A GROUP of archaeologists work at the excavation site of a dismantled 1930s-era Kremlin administration building, known as the 14th wing, in Moscow.—AFPMOSCOW: Descending into the basement of the 1930s-era Kremlin administration building is an eerie experience: the corridors are still lined with brown Soviet tiles and walls bear remnants of secret communication wires.But turning off to the left or right, concrete foundations have been removed from the humid underground storage rooms, giving a glimpse at some of the best-preserved remains of early Moscow’s bustling mediaeval quarters.Human bones jut out from the earthy sides of the dig, leftovers from an old necropolis for the gentry who once lived here. Beneath the drab flooring, archaeol...
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The ghosts in the Kremlin

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Archaeologists have rejoiced at the opportunity to dig in the area where the first Muscovites settled in the mid-12th century, though Makarov admits he ...
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A major renovation of the Russian seat of power is revealing some medieval mysteriesMoscow: Descending into the basement of the 1930s-era Kremlin administration building is an eerie experience: the corridors are still lined with brown Soviet tiles and walls bear remnants of secret communication wires.But turning off to the left or right, concrete foundations have been removed from the humid underground storage rooms, giving a glimpse at some of the best-preserved remains of early Moscow’s bustling medieval quarters.Human bones jut out from the earthy sides of the dig, leftovers from an old necropolis for the gentry who once lived here. Beneath the drab flooring, archaeologists have marked the layered strata: 12th century, 13th century, 1...
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ACTUEL MOYEN ÂGE (43) – Singulier climat

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CURRENT AVERAGE AGE (43) - singular climate
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Tous les jeudis, Nonfiction vous propose un Actuel Moyen Âge. Aujourd'hui, quand la prise de conscience du changement climatique fait passer les ...
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Every Thursday, Nonfiction offers a current Middle Ages. Today, when public awareness of climate change puts the...
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Tous les jeudis, Nonfiction vous propose un Actuel Moyen Âge. Aujourd'hui, quand la prise de conscience du changement climatique fait passer les climats au singulier... Du 7 au 18 novembre prochain se tiendra à Marrakech la COP22. Mais un an après la signature de l’Accord de Paris, qui devait permettre d’atteindre la fin du siècle en limitant le réchauffement climatique à +2°, tous les pays signataires sont loin d’avoir ratifié le texte. Pourtant, on est face à l’un des rares problèmes qui concerne vraiment tout le monde. D’ailleurs, le vocabulaire le dit bien : qui parle encore DES climats au pluriel ? Tout le monde a accepté le passage au singulier, et tout le monde, jusqu’à Leonardo di Caprio, s’inquiète pour LE climat. Un singulier t...
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Every Thursday, Nonfiction offers a current Middle Ages. Today, when climate change awareness puts climates in the singular... From 7 to 18 November will be held in Marrakech the COP22. But a year after the signing of the Paris agreement, which was expected to reach the end of the century by limiting warming to + 2 °, all signatory countries are far from having ratified the text. However, we are facing one of the few problems that really concern everyone. Besides, the vocabulary says it well: who still talking ABOUT climates in the plural? Everyone agreed the passage in the singular, and everyone, until Leonardo di Caprio, worried about THE climate. A singular t...
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Students find 1200-year-old coin in dig

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According to the director of the excavation Omer Zidan of the IAA, "The coins were found in remains of buildings from the seventh and eighth century ...
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Students in an Upper Galilee military preparatory academy found a gold coin dating to the early Islamic period from the years 776-777 CE which bears an Arabic inscription declaring belief in one god and the name of the prophet Mohammad.     "While collecting soil, I noticed a shining coin," said student Dor Yegev. "When I realized what it was, I just started yelling and we all got excited!"       In recent weeks, the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA), together with students of military preparatory academies, have begun digging at a site that is going to be turned into a parking area for heavy vehicles near Kfar Kama.   " ; } if (imgCredit != null) { imgTitleFinal += "" + imgCredit + "" ; } yq(value).find('a').attr('title' , imgTitleFina...
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Students find 1200-year-old coin in dig

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... during the Middle Bronze Age (2,000 BC) and during the Roman and Byzantine periods (2nd-6th century CE), including the remains of a church.
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Students in an Upper Galilee military preparatory academy found a gold coin dating to the early Islamic period from the years 776-777 CE which bears an Arabic inscription declaring belief in one god and the name of the prophet Mohammad.     "While collecting soil, I noticed a shining coin," said student Dor Yegev. "When I realized what it was, I just started yelling and we all got excited!"       In recent weeks, the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA), together with students of military preparatory academies, have begun digging at a site that is going to be turned into a parking area for heavy vehicles near Kfar Kama.   " ; } if (imgCredit != null) { imgTitleFinal += "" + imgCredit + "" ; } yq(value).find('a').attr('title' , imgTitleFina...
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Armatus Corpus ou l'art de la guerre

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Armatus Corpus or the art of war
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... y verra ce qu'il souhaite - à l'exposition genevoise du Musée d'art et d'histoire « Châteaux forts et chevaliers, Genève et la Savoie au XIVe siècle ».
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... see what he wishes - at the Geneva exhibition of the Museum of art and history "Castles and Knights, Geneva and Savoy to the 14th century".
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Christophe VuilleumierLe château de Morges expose depuis le 10 juin et jusqu’au 30 novembre une collection magnifique d’objets patrimoniaux rares et uniques, ainsi que de pièces reconstituées, sur les princes et les chevaliers de Savoie pour le jubilé des 600 ans du vieux duché. Une manifestation qui mérite que l’on s’y attarde, non seulement pour la qualité des pièces qui sont dévoilées au public mais encore pour sa dimension interactive digne des meilleurs musées allemands ! Démonstration d’une parfaite coordination, à moins qu’il ne s’agisse très exactement de l’inverse, cette exposition intitulée « Armatus corpus, princes et chevaliers, 600 ans du Duché de Savoie », se révèle complémentaire, ou rivale - chacun y verra ce qu’il souhai...
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Christophe VuilleumierLe Morges Castle sets since June 10 and November 30 a gorgeous collection of rare and unique, heritage items as well as reconstituted pieces, on the princes and Knights for the Jubilee of the 600 years of the old Duchy of Savoy. An event that deserves that attention, not only for the quality of the parts that are disclosed to the public, but also for its interactive dimension worthy of the best German museums! Demonstration of perfect coordination, unless it is exactly the opposite, this exhibition entitled "Armatus corpus, princes and Knights, 600 years of the Duchy of Savoy", turns complementary or rival - everyone will see that what he want...
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Allach/Untermenzing - Tafelei und Tänze aus dem Mittelalter

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Allach/Untermenzing - Tafelei and dances from the middle ages
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Ausgelassene Kreistänze und edle Figuren: Bei einem Tanzfest mit historischer Tafelei und Tänzen aus dem Mittelalter und der Renaissance feiert ...
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Rollicking round dances and noble figures: At a dance festival with historical Tafelei and dances from the middle ages and the Renaissance celebrates...
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Ausgelassene Kreistänze und edle Figuren: Bei einem Tanzfest mit historischer Tafelei und Tänzen aus dem Mittelalter und der Renaissance feiert Bal Renaissance-Danse Médiévale am Samstag, 5. November, den Auftakt der Ballsaison in den Wintermonaten. Es musiziert von 20 Uhr an in der Allacher Schießstätte an der Servetstraße 1 das auf Dudelsack, Trommeln, Flöten und Saiten spezialisierte Duo Okzitanis, das auch alle Tänze fachkundig anleitet. In den Pausen werden mittelalterliche Gaumenfreuden kredenzt. Der Eintritt inklusive zweigängigem Menü kostet 35 Euro. Reservierung unter www.bal-renaissance.de.
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Skipped round dances and noble figures: At a dance festival with historical Tafelei and dances from the middle ages and the Renaissance Bal Renaissance Danse Médiévale celebrates the kick-off of the ball season in the winter months on Saturday, November 5th. It plays from 8: 00 to within the Abdellatif shooting site at Servetstraße 1 specialized on bagpipes, drums, flutes and strings, Duo Okzitanis, which expertly directs all dances. Medieval culinary delights are served in the breaks. The entry includes two course meal will cost 35 euros. How do I book at www.bal-renaissance.de.
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Basel Unterwegs ins Mittelalter

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Basel on the way to the middle ages
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Das Kloster Klingental war im Mittelalter ein wichtiger Ort für Pilger und Handelstreibende. Nun entführt eine Sonderausstellung im Museum Kleines Klingental seine Besucher ins mittelalterliche Basel. Von Dominik Vorhölter Basel. Kantonale Denkmalpflege und das Museum Kleines Klingental laden Interessierte ein, sich auf die Spuren der Geschichte des Dominikanerklosters zu begeben, das nach dem Minnesänger Walther von Klingen benannt wurde. Die Ausstellung, die bis zum 23. April geöffnet ist, zeigt neben eindrucksvollen Urkunden unter anderem von Walther von Klingen und seinem Gönner Rudolf von Habsburg originale Siegelstempel des Konvents, das Gebetbuch der Klingentaler Nonne Margret Zschampi sowie mittelalterliche Gesangbuchfragmente. „...
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In the middle ages, the Klingental convent was an important place for pilgrims and traders. Now, a special exhibition in the Museum small kidnapped his visitors in the medieval Basel Klingental. By Dominik Vorhölter Basel. Cantonal monument preservation and Museum invite interested small Klingental, to come to pass, which was named after the minnesinger Walther of blades on the traces of the history of the Dominican monastery. Besides impressive documents, inter alia by Walther von blades and his patron of Rudolf von Habsburg, the exhibition, which is open until April 23, shows original seal of the Convention, the prayer book of the blades Taler nun Margret Zschampi and medieval hymns fragments. „...
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