I love the study of Ancient Roman architecture, art, history and the incredible society they built. The Romans used a sauce from dead fish guts to season their food. It is akin to today's Worcester sauce. Who knew?
The Recipe is in Cuneiform Script Beer was made thousands of years ago in ancient Mesopotamia, and actual brewing records exist from this "dawn of civilisation." These records are written in cuneiform script on clay tablets.
Here's an interesting way to teach history--with infographics! A previous pinner writes: "Life was pretty difficult for a sailor in the age of exploration, and every day was filled with hard work, and back breaking labour.