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25 Historical Documents in Ancient & Modern World

There are great moments that alter the course of Human History forever.

Our world today is a product of such rare momentous occasions.

Below is a collection of 25 Documents from around the world that shaped the course of History from the Ancient to the modern world in Full Text.

  1. The Communist Manifesto;
  2. The Epic Of Gilgamseh;
  3. Kwame Nkrumah Ghana Independence Speech;
  4. Proclamation Of The Republic Of China;
  5. Dwight Eisenhower Military Industrial Complex Speech;
  6. Nelson Mandela Rivonia Trial Speech;
  7. Martin Luther’s 95 Theses;
  8. Priveleges & Rights To Christopher Columbus;
  9. Balfour Declaration;
  10. United Nations Charter;
  11. American Declaration Of Independence;
  12. The Ten Commandments;
  13. Organisation Of African Unity Charter;
  14. Martin Luther King I Have A Dream Speech;
  15. The Athenian Constitution;
  16. Magna Carta;
  17. Code Of Hammurabi;
  18. Babylon’s Enuma Elish;
  19. Berlin Conference Act;
  20. Pennsylania Act For The Abolition Of Slavery;
  21. The Emancipation Proclamation;
  22. Treaty Of Kadesh;
  23. Sykes-Picot Agreement;
  24. The Rosetta Stone;
  25. French Revolution Declaration Of The Rights Of Man

Without these Documents, Civilization would probably be very different from what we know today.

You can read the full Text of each document in the History Texts Category which includes a brief background and documentary on each.

If you have any questions, you can ask the resident Keeper Of Records Imhotep.

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25 Documents That Changed World History