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Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Vanished Persian army said found in desert

Bronze weapons, a silver bracelet, an earring and hundreds of human bones found in the vast desolate wilderness of the Sahara desert have raised hopes of finally finding the lost army of Persian King Cambyses II. The 50,000 warriors were said to be buried by a cataclysmic sandstorm in 525 B.C.

Updated (Nov 27 ,09): New article & Photo: We’ve found the lost army of the King of Persia