Another extraordinary usage of siege-mining in the ancient Greece, where during Philip V of Macedon's siege of the little town of Prinassos, according to Polybius, "the ground around the town were extremely rocky and hard, making any siege-mining virtually impossible. However, Philip ordered his soldiers during the cover of night collect earth from elsewhere and throw it all down at the fake tunnel's entrance, making it look like the Macedonians were almost finished completing the tunnels. Eventually, when Philip V announced that large parts of the town-walls were undermined, the citizens surrendered without delay."
"This impressive operation is known to the public as 'KingSolomon's Mines,' and today we know that copper production actually peaked here at about the time of KingsDavid and Solomon ...Preserved fortification, donkey stables dating to King Solomon discovered at TAU's Timna Valley excavations.
“This impressive operation is known to the public as ‘KingSolomon’s Mines,’ and today we know that copper production actually peaked here at about the time of King David and King Solomon.” ... His son Solomon used huge quantities of copper for building the Temple in Jerusalem.
In fact, the most recent discovery of the oldest purple dye in the world, that and the other recent textile and other finds provide important links to KingSolomon’s empire and the validity of the Biblical text, in fact, some historians and archaeologists believe that Timna could be the site of King Solomon’s fabled mines.
When unassumingly racked up £160m at the global box office this spring, it proved a few things ... Whether or not that’s the case, it still works ... It declared “the return of the great adventure” in its tagline and launched both a franchise and assorted imitators – among them, neatly enough, a lesser, jokier remake of KingSolomon’s Mines ... Allstar ... AP ... .
Looking for something to binge this summer? Hulu‘s lineup for July is filled with plenty of choices ranging from network favorites and original films to fresh titles ...Below, we’re rounding up all of the titles that are coming and going from Hulu in the next month.Here’s what’s coming to Hulu in July. ... Feud ... Return to KingSolomon’s Mines ... King Arthur ... .
The schedule for the new movie and TV titles coming to Hulu in July 2022 has been revealed, which you can view below ...Next month will also see the world premiere of the action comedy film The Princess, starring JoeyKing as a badass warrior princess ... RELATED ... Available July 1 ... RETURN TO KING SOLOMON’S MINES (2006) THE LIBRARIAN ... Cons ... KING ARTHUR ... .
RELATED TOPICS. METEORITES. I’ve always found it hard to explain to people what my real job was ... Boring ... It was films such as KingSolomon's Mines and Lawrence of Arabia that must have instilled in me the need to adventure in far-off — and, preferably, slightly dangerous — places ... A new origin story for King Tut’s meteorite dagger ... .