Unit 2 lab - AMAZON WARRIOR WOMEN 1.Who were the Amazon...

Info icon This preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
AMAZON WARRIOR WOMEN 1 .Who were the Amazon Warrior Women? History’s first mention of a race of warrior women is found in Homer’s ILIAD, an account of the Trojan War, probably written in the 8th or 7th century B.C.. Homer’s Amazons, a race of fierce women who mated with vanquished male foes and kept only the female children they bore, were believed to occupy the area around the Black Sea. 2. Where are references to the amazons found? The works of the Greek, Herodotus, in the 5 the century BC. 3. What evidence is there that the Amazons may have existed in real life? a. The excavations of burial sites of the Sauromatian culture dating from the 6 the to the 4 the century BC 4 . What was found at the burial site in southern Europe ? a. Strong, powerful women, golden cups/jewelry, and elaborate things. Calamity Jane 1. Who was Calamity Jane? What is known about the real Calamity Jane?   Calamity Jane was a woman of the Wild West renowned for her sharp-shooting, 
Image of page 1

Info icon This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern