10 most terrifying ancient civilizations

10 most terrifying ancient civilizations

Human history is not just a source for the greatest achievements or the smartest advancements of mankind. At times it is nothing more than a ‘what not to do’ guide in the goriest and most ridiculous customs and perversities the human mind is capable of coming up with. When we look at some of the most feared and prospering ancient civilizations it’s difficult to overlook their bloodlust and tendency to slaughter their own in over-the-top rituals to appease the gods that ultimately led to their own demise

10. The Celts

9. The Mongols

8. The Vikings

7. The Romans

6. The Germans

5. The Spartans

4. The Apache Tribes

3. The Maoris

2. The Aztecs

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