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Cleopatra killed by Drug Coctail?

Cleopatra killed by Drug Coctail?

By Rossella Lorenzi Cleopatra, the last queen of Egypt, died from swallowing a lethal drug cocktail and not from a snake bite, a new study claims. According to Christoph Schäfer, a German historian and professor at the University of Trier, the legendary beauty queen was unlikely to have committed suicide by letting an asp — an Egyptian cobra — sink […]

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Cleopatra – The Search for the Last Queen of Egypt

Cleopatra – The Search for the Last Queen of Egypt

Image @ Franklin Institute June 5, 2010 – January 2, 2011 The world of Cleopatra, which has been lost to the sea and sand for nearly 2,000 years, surfaces in this new exhibition, Cleopatra: The Search for the Last Queen of Egypt, making its world premiere at The Franklin Institute in Philadelphia. Organized by National Geographic and Arts and Exhibitions […]

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