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A History of the Nations and Empires Involved and a Study of the Events Culminating in the Great Conflict

By: Logan Marshall

...ction World Public Library.org AND EMPIRES INVOLVED Title: A HISTORY OF THE NATIONS AND EMPIRES INVOLVED Author: LOGAN MARSHALL Language: Engl... ...on World Public Library.org AND EMPIRES INVOLVED Title: A HISTORY OF THE NATIONS AND EMPIRES INVOLVED Author: LOGAN MARSHALL Language: English... ...... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...rassing. The great German and English liners, for instance, were held up by order of the government, or feared to sail lest they should be taken ca... ...was for a time unknown. There were rumors that she had been captured by a British cruiser, but this had no better foundation than such rumors usu... ...ar. One such message, received from an Irish wireless station, conveyed an order from the Bremen company for him to return with all haste to an Am... ...enta, and the great contest of the day began. It was a battle in which the commanders on both sides, with the exception of MacMahon, showed lack of... ... the presence of the French general, they saluted him as one of their own commanders. On his way back he made a second narrow escape from capture...

...Preface: When the people of the United States heard the news of the assassination of Archduke Francis Ferdinand, heir to the throne of Austria?Hungary, and his wife in Sarajevo, Bosnia, on June 28, 1914, it was with a feeling of great regr...

...Table of Contents: A History of The Nations and Empires Involved and a Study of the Events Culminating in The -- Great Conflict, 1 -- Logan Marshall, 1 -- Preface, 1 -- Chapter I. ALL EUROPE PLUNGED INTO WAR, 2 -- Chapter II. UNDER...

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Commanders of World War II

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... Timelines of World War II Chronologica... ... Battle of Europe air operations E... ... The Commanders of World War II were for the most part career officers. They... ... The Commanders of World War II were for the most part career officers. They wer... ... career officers. They were forced to adapt to new technologies and shaped the direction of modern warfare. Some political leaders, particularly those... ...o Mussolini (Italy) and Chiang Kai-shek (China), acted as supreme military commanders as well as civil commanders of their respective countries or emp... ... Commanded the II corps of the British Expeditionary Force at the Battle of France. Later served as the Ch... ...l Knight Grand Cross of the Most Honourable Order of the Bath Governor General of Canada... ... Field Marshal Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the Bath Viceroy of India, returned...

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A History of the Nations and Empires Involved and a Study of the Events Culminating in the Great Conflict

By: Logan Marshall

...ND EMPIRES by LOGAN MARSHALL A History of The Nations and Empires Involved and a Study of the Events Culminating i... ...EMPIRES by LOGAN MARSHALL A History of The Nations and Empires Involved and a Study of the Events Culminating in T... ... Library, Public Access Collection. http://worldLibrary.net - To download the PDF version of this document become a member of the World eBook Library... ... Access Collection. http://worldLibrary.net - To download the PDF version of this document become a member of the World eBook Library Consortia and g... ...assing. The great German and English liners, for instance, were held up by order of the government, or feared to sail lest they should be taken captiv... ... was for a time unknown. There were rumors that she had been captured by a British cruiser, but this had no better foundation than such rumors usually... ...ar. One such message, received from an Irish wireless station, conveyed an order from the Bremen company for him to return with all haste to an Americ... ...nta, and the great contest of the day began. It was a battle in which the commanders on both sides, with the exception of MacMahon, showed lack of mi... ...f the presence of the French general, they saluted him as one of their own commanders. On his way back he made a second narrow escape from capture by ...

...PREFACE: When the people of the United States heard the news of the assassination of Archduke Francis Ferdinand, heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary, and his wife in Sarajevo, Bosnia, on June 28, 1914, it was with a feeling of great regr...

...· PREFACE · Chapter I. ALL EUROPE PLUNGED INTO WAR · Chapter II. UNDERLYING CAUSES OF THE GREAT EUROPEAN WAR · Chapter III. STRENGTH AND RESOURCES OF THE WARRING POWERS · Chapter IV. GREAT BRITAIN AND THE WAR · Chapter V. THE WORLD'S GREATEST WAR · Chapter VI. THE EARTHQUAKE OF NAPOLEONISM · Chapter VII. PA...

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Order of the Indian Empire

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... The insignia of the Most Eminent Order of the Indian Empire ... ... The insignia of the Most Eminent Order of the Indian Empire ... ... The insignia of the Most Eminent Order of the Indian Empire A... ...he Indian Empire Awarded by the British monarch Type ... ...ndian Empire Awarded by the British monarch Type ... ... Type Order Motto ... ... Next (higher) Order of St Michael and St George ... ... Viceroy of India. Members of the first class were known as "Knights Grand Commanders" rather than "Knights Grand Cross" so as not to offend the non-C... ...cendants of His late Majesty King George the First, as Extra Knights Grand Commanders". By Letters Patent of 2 Aug 1886, the numbe...

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Empire and Wars

By: Sam Vaknin

...written permission from: Lidija Rangelovska – write to: palma@unet.com.mk Visit the Author Archive of Dr. Sam Vaknin in "Central Europe Review": ... ...from: Lidija Rangelovska – write to: palma@unet.com.mk Visit the Author Archive of Dr. Sam Vaknin in "Central Europe Review": http://www.ce-revi... ...com http://samvak.tripod.com/after.html Created by: LIDIJA RANGELOVSKA REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA C O N T E N T S I. The Author II. About "After... ...ml Created by: LIDIJA RANGELOVSKA REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA C O N T E N T S I. The Author II. About "After the Rain" Containing the United S... ...f opprobrium and odium is hardly surprising, or unprecedented. Empires - Rome, the British, the Ottomans - were always targeted by the disgruntled,... ...ast decade alone) is in avowed opposition to crucial pillars of the international order. Naturally, America's enemies and critics are envious of i... ...ad to invade Panama to depose the latter and to molest Iraq for the second time in order to force the removal of the former. The Kosovo Liberation ... ...llies and either conquered or otherwise absorbed them into its body politic. Roman commanders and procurators meddled in the internal affairs of th... ...May 29, 1453 Turkish soldiers forced their way into the shattered city. Most of the commanders (among them Venetians and Genoese) were dead or wound...

The antecedents and aftermath of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq and the role of the United States in international affairs.

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British Expeditionary Force order of battle (1914)

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...The British Expeditionary Force order of battle 1914, as originally despatched to France in August and Sept... ...The British Expeditionary Force order of battle 1914, as originally despatched to France in August and September ... ... 1914, as originally despatched to France in August and September 1914, at the beginning of the First World War . The British Army prior to World War... ...inally despatched to France in August and September 1914, at the beginning of the First World War . The British Army prior to World War I traced its ... ... August and September 1914, at the beginning of the First World War . The British Army prior to World War I traced its origins to the increasing dema... ...st World War . The British Army prior to World War I traced its origins to the increasing demands of imperial expansion together with inefficiencies h... ... Cardwell and Childers Reforms of the late 19th century. These gave the British Army its modern shape, and defined its regimental system. The Hald... ... six divisions was quickly sent to the Continent.Ensor, pp. 525–526 This order of battle includes all combat units, including engineer and artil... ...neer and artillery units, but not medical, supply and signal units. Commanders are listed for all formations of brigade size or higher, and for...

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The Ruins; Or, Meditation on the Revolutions of Empires : And the Law of Nature

By: C. F. Volney

...F. VOLNEY Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org ON THE REVOLUTIONS OF EMPIRES Title: THE RUINS, OR, MEDITATION ON THE R... ...Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org ON THE REVOLUTIONS OF EMPIRES Title: THE RUINS, OR, MEDITATION ON THE REVOLUTIONS OF EM... ...ssic Literature Collection World Public Library.org ON THE REVOLUTIONS OF EMPIRES Title: THE RUINS, OR, MEDITATION ON THE REVOLUTIONS OF EMPIR... ...... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...f a disorderly and perturbed spirit, has been dictated by a sincere love of order and humanity. After reading this performance it will be asked, ho... ...sembly had seconded with his wishes and his talents the establishment of an order of things which he considered favorable to the happiness of his c... ... of priests of every order, of financiers, of nobles, of men in livery, of commanders of armies; in a word, of the civil, military, and religious ag... ...great difficulty find an original one, of which a copy is deposited in the British Museum; they who reckon four Vedas, include among them the Atta...

...Excerpt: Having recently purchased a set of stereotyped plates of Volney?s Ruins, with a view of reprinting the same, I found, on examination, that they were considerably worn by the many editions that had been printed from them and that they greatly needed both rep...

...Table of Contents: The Ruins, Or, Meditation On The Revolutions Of Empires, 1 -- C. F. Volney, 1 -- PUBLISHER'S Preface, 2 -- TRANSLATOR'S Preface OF THE ENGLISH EDITION PUBLISHED IN PARIS, 3 -- Preface OF THE LONDON EDITION, 4 -- ...

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Distinguished Service Order

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... Medal of the order Awarded by Unit... ... Medal of the order Awarded by United ... ... Medal of the order Awarded by United King... ... Type Order (decoration) with one degree ... ... Eligibility members of the armed forces Awarded ... ... Eligibility members of the armed forces Awarded for... ... Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire[3] Next (lowe... ...ed Kingdom, and formerly of other parts of the Commonwealth of Nations and British Empire, awarded for meritorious or distinguished service by officer... ... which caused resentment among front-line officers). After 1 January 1917, commanders in the field were instructed to recommend this award only for th...

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Wars and Empire

By: Sam Vaknin

...... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...phies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the ... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...um and odium is hardly surprising, or unprecedented. Empires - Rome, the British, the Ottomans - were always targeted by the disgruntled, the disen... ... alone) - is in avowed opposition to crucial pillars of the international order. Naturally, America's enemies and critics are envious of its might... ... interests." It was, he thought, about "the future model of international order: a multipolar and democratic one, or the US strategic goal of a unip... ...ither conquered or otherwise absorbed them into its body politic. Roman commanders and procurators meddled in the internal affairs of these territ... ...53 Turkish soldiers forced their way into the shattered city. Most of the commanders (among them Venetians and Genoese) were dead or wounded. Consta...

This document contains chapters such as About ?After the Rain,? Why Is American Hated, and Afghan Myths.

...Table of Contents I. Hitler and the Invention of the West II. The Demise of the West? III. The New Rome - America, the Reluctant Empire IV. The Doctrine of Just War...

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Order of battle

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... In modern use, the order of battle of an armed force participating in a military operation or campaign s... ...le of an armed force participating in a military operation or campaign shows the hierarchical organization, command structure, strength, dispositio... ...shows the hierarchical organization, command structure, strength, disposition of personnel, and equipment of units and formations of the armed force.... ..., strength, disposition of personnel, and equipment of units and formations of the armed force. Various abbreviations are in use, including OOB, O/B, ... ...B, O/B, or OB, while ORBAT remains the most common in the United Kingdom . An order of battle should be distinguished from a table of organisation, ... ... doctrine of its armed force. As combat operations develop during a campaign, orders of battle may be revised and altered in response to the military... ...wn details of an order of battle may change during the course of executing the commanders' after action report s and/or other accounting methods (e.g... ...ff records, in tabular form reflecting the compilation of units an army, their commanders, equipment, and locations on the battlefield. During the N... ... tool used by military intelligence to analyse enemy capability for combat. British historical approach British military history is the source of s...

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The Ruins; Or, Meditation on the Revolutions of Empires : And the Law of Nature

By: C. F. Volney

... by C. F. VOLNEY The Ruins, Or, Meditation On The Revolutions Of Empires C. F. Volney Copyrig... ... by C. F. VOLNEY The Ruins, Or, Meditation On The Revolutions Of Empires C. F. Volney Copyright © 2002 All Ri... ... by C. F. VOLNEY The Ruins, Or, Meditation On The Revolutions Of Empires C. F. Volney Copyright © 2002 All Right... ...World eBook Library, Public Access Collection. http://worldLibrary.net - This eBook was obtained from the World eBook Library Consortia enhanced PDF ... ...hip to the World eBook Library Consortia is only $8.95 per year. Your $8.95 helps to support a variety of global literacy programs. 60,000 PDF eBooks ... ... far from being the fruit of a disorderly and perturbed spirit, has been dictated by a sincere love of order and humanity. After reading this perform... ...ho in our first National assembly had seconded with his wishes and his talents the establishment of an order of things which he considered favorable t... ...the little group was made up of priests of every order, of financiers, of nobles, of men in livery, of commanders of armies; in a word, of the civil, ... ...that the English could with great difficulty find an original one, of which a copy is deposited in the British Museum; they who reckon four Vedas, inc...

...Having recently purchased a set of stereotyped plates of Volney's Ruins, with a view of reprinting the same, I found, on examination, that they were considerably worn by the many editions that had been printed from them and that they greatly needed both rep...

...· PUBLISHER'S PREFACE. · TRANSLATOR'S PREFACE OF THE ENGLISH EDITION PUBLISHED IN PARIS. · PREFACE OF THE LONDON EDITION. · PREFACE OF THE AMERICAN EDITION. · LIFE OF VOLNEY. · INVOCATION. · CHAPTER I. THE JOURNEY. · CHAPTER II. THE REVERIE. · CHAPTER III. THE APPARITION...

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Orange Order

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... Orange Order The Orange Order flag (above) and logo (below), incorporating the colour or... ...er The Orange Order flag (above) and logo (below), incorporating the colour orange, the p... ...ange Order flag (above) and logo (below), incorporating the colour orange, the purple star of the Loughgall, County Armagh ... ...(above) and logo (below), incorporating the colour orange, the purple star of the Loughgall, County Armagh ... ... Institution The Orange Order Location ... ...ngdom (based mainly in Northern Ireland and Scotland), Republic of Ireland, United States, Canada, Austral... ...ory Rebellion of 1849 and the Demise of Street Politics in Toronto" (PDF). British Journal of Canadian Studies 10 (1): 10–30.  ... ...ch 2007. Retrieved 30 January 2008.  ^ British Together campaign ^ "George Galloway... ...Irishmen launched a rebellion in 1798. In Ulster, most of the United Irish commanders and many of the rebels were Protestant. Orangemen were recruited...

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A History of the Nations and Empires Involved and a Study of the Events Culminating in the Great Conflict

By: Logan Marshall

...ction World Public Library.org AND EMPIRES INVOLVED Title: A HISTORY OF THE NATIONS AND EMPIRES INVOLVED Author: LOGAN MARSHALL Language: Eng... ...on World Public Library.org AND EMPIRES INVOLVED Title: A HISTORY OF THE NATIONS AND EMPIRES INVOLVED Author: LOGAN MARSHALL Language: Englis... ...... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...w Methods in War - Costs of Modern Warfare - Nature of National Resources - British and American Military Systems - Naval Strength - Resources of Au... ...rassing. The great German and English liners, for instance, were held up by order of the government, or feared to sail lest they should be taken cap... ...war. One such message, received from an Irish wireless station, conveyed an order from the Bremen company for him to return with all haste to an Ame... ...nta, and the great contest of the day began. It was a battle in which the commanders on both sides, with the exception of MacMahon, showed lack of... ...f the presence of the French general, they saluted him as one of their own commanders. On his way back he made a second narrow escape from capture ...

...Preface: When the people of the United States heard the news of the assassination of Archduke Francis Ferdinand, heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary, and his wife in Sarajevo, Bosnia, on June 28, 1914, it was with a feeling of great regr...

...CONTENTS Chapter I All Europe Plunged into War Dramatic Suddenness of the Outbreak - Trade and Commerce Paralyzed - Widespread Influences - Terrible Effects of War - The Tide of Destruction - Half Century to Pay Debts Chapter II Underlying Causes of the Great European War Assassination of th...

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General Order No. 1

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...General Order No. 1 for the surrender of Japan, was prepared by the Joint Chiefs of Staff of U.S. military forces... ...General Order No. 1 for the surrender of Japan, was prepared by the Joint Chiefs of Staff of U.S. military forces and approved by the Presi... ...oint Chiefs of Staff of U.S. military forces and approved by the President of the United States on 17 August 1945. It was the U.S. General Douglas M... ...t Chiefs of Staff of U.S. military forces and approved by the President of the United States on 17 August 1945. It was the U.S. General Douglas MacA... ...tes on 17 August 1945. It was the U.S. General Douglas MacArthur's first order to the forces of the Empire of Japan following the surrender of Japan... ... of Japan. It instructed Japanese forces to surrender to designated Allied commanders, reveal all current military deployments, and preserve military ... ...rallel respectively. Since the 2003 invasion of Iraq, the term of General Order No. 1 also refers to a multi-page United States Central Command order... ...the General Order No. 1 for the Surrender of Japan a. The senior Japanese commanders and all ground, sea, air and auxiliary forces within China (exc... ...ns of the United States (FRUS), 1945 (Washington: GPO, 1969), vol. VI: The British Commonwealth, The Far East, pp. 658–9. Available online at Congress...

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The Fall of the Moghul Empire of Hindustan

By: H. G. Keene

...KEENE Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org EMPIRE OF HINDUSTAN Title: THE FALL OF THE MOGHUL EMPIRE OF HINDUSTAN Autho... ...ature Collection World Public Library.org EMPIRE OF HINDUSTAN Title: THE FALL OF THE MOGHUL EMPIRE OF HINDUSTAN Author: H. G. KEENE Language: ... ...... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...lusion of the eighteenth century, the dark time that came before the dawn of British power in the land of the Moghul. Nor is there is any other comple... ...ht into Egypt," now St. John and his lamb. In hundreds and in thousands, the orderly crowds stream on. Not a bough is broken off a way−side tree, not ... ...uman nature, has held vast communities together, and established a system of order and discipline under which Government has been administered, trade ... ...he country people whom they had so long pillaged. The Shah and his principal commanders then retired to camp, leaving the pursuit to be completed by s... ...id the Minister at this time enjoy the advantage of being served by European commanders. Lestonneaux retired suddenly in the beginning of 1789; and de...

...Preface: Two editions of this book having been absorbed, it has been thought that the time was come for its reproduction in a form more adapted to the use of students. Opportunity has been taken to introduce considerable additions and emendations....

Table of Contents: The Fall of the Moghul Empire of Hindustan, 1

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Order of precedence in Scotland

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... Amendments were made by further Warrants in 1952, 1958, 1999 to coincide with the establishment of the Scottish Parliament and Scottish Government... ...ade by further Warrants in 1952, 1958, 1999 to coincide with the establishment of the Scottish Parliament and Scottish Government and most recentl... ...he Scottish Parliament and Scottish Government and most recently in 2012. The relative precedence of peers of Scotland is determined by the Ac... ... and Scottish Government and most recently in 2012. The relative precedence of peers of Scotland is determined by the Act of Union 1707 . The o... ...ecedence of peers of Scotland is determined by the Act of Union 1707 . The orders of precedence for Gentlemen and Ladies are as follows: Gentleme... ...ng Dukes ( Prince Michael of Kent )nb: since there is no specific place in the order for a great-grandchild of the Sovereign (no matter how directly i... ...rs # Baronet s #Knights Grand Cross of the Order of the Bath #Knights Grand Commanders of the Order of the Star of India (none, order dormant) #K... ...Cross of the Royal Victorian Order #Knights Grand Cross of the Order of the British Empire #Knights Commanders of the Order of the Bath #Knights C... ...rian Order #Knights Grand Cross of the Order of the British Empire #Knights Commanders of the Order of the Bath #Knights Commanders of the Order of...

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The Fall of the Moghul Empire of Hindustan

By: H. G. Keene

...ENE Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org EMPIRE OF HINDUSTAN Title: THE FALL OF THE MOGHUL EMPIRE OF HINDUSTAN Author:... ...ure Collection World Public Library.org EMPIRE OF HINDUSTAN Title: THE FALL OF THE MOGHUL EMPIRE OF HINDUSTAN Author: H. G. KEENE Language: En... ...... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...ion of the eighteenth century, the dark time that came before the dawn of British power in the land of the Moghul. Nor is there is any other complet... ...into Egypt," now St. John and his lamb. In hundreds and in thousands, the orderly crowds stream on. Not a bough is broken off a way-side tree, not a... ...n nature, has held vast communities together, and established a system of order and discipline under which Government has been administered, trade h... ...country people whom they had so long pillaged. The Shah and his principal commanders then retired to camp, leaving the pursuit to be completed by s... ...the Minister at this time enjoy the advantage of being served by European commanders. Lestonneaux retired suddenly in the beginning of 1789; and de ...

...Preface: Two editions of this book having been absorbed, it has been thought that the time was come for its reproduction in a form more adapted to the use of students. Opportunity has been taken to introduce considerable additions and emendations....

...CONTENTS. PART I. CHAPTER I Preliminary Observations on Hindustan and the City of Dehli CHAPTER II. Greatness of the Timurides Causes of Empire's decline Character of Aurungzeb Progress of disruption under his descendants...

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British Raj

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...The British Raj (rāj, meaning "rule" in Hindi)[1] was the British rule over the Indian subcontinent between 1858 and 1947.[2] The... ...The British Raj (rāj, meaning "rule" in Hindi)[1] was the British rule over the Indian subcontinent between 1858 and 1947.[2] The ter... ...e Indian subcontinent between 1858 and 1947.[2] The term can also refer to the period of dominion.[2][3] The region under British control—commonly cal... ...bcontinent between 1858 and 1947.[2] The term can also refer to the period of dominion.[2][3] The region under British control—commonly called "India"... ... The term can also refer to the period of dominion.[2][3] The region under British control—commonly called "India" in the British period—included area... ...ll as the princely states ruled by individual rulers under the paramountcy of the British Crown. The region was less commonly also called the Indian E... ...ire" on the cover and "Empire of India" on the inside.[22] In addition, an order of knighthood, the Most Eminent Order of the Indian Empire, was set u... ...as or Bombay) was each required to consult his advisory council; executive orders in Calcutta, for example, were issued in the name of "Governor-Gener... ...ad taken command in Mesopotamia, displacing the raj of antique Indian Army commanders. 1975 H. R. ISAACS in H. M. Patel et al. Say not the Struggle No...

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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

By: Edward Gibbon

...N Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE Title: THE HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ... ... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE Title: THE HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROM... ...... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...use que les mers qui l'environment."] [Footnote 9: Zosimus says of the British soldiers.] [Footnote 10: Helena, the daughter of Eudda. Her cha... ...nd to his suspense. That resolute officer executed, without remorse, the orders or the intention of the usurper. Gratian, as he rose from supper, ... ...Christian clergy was rewarded by the applause and gratitude of a powerful order, which has claimed, in every age, the privilege of dispensing honors... ...al domestics of the palace, the senators of Constantinople, the military commanders, and the civil magistrates of the provinces; a vague and indefi... ...fully magnified his apparent strength, by appointing eighty chinarchs, or commanders of thousands, the fallacious increase of old men, of children, ...

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Empire of Japan

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... Motto 八紘一宇 "Hakkō ichiu" ("The World Under One Roof") or ("All Eight Corners of ... ... ("The World Under One Roof") or ("All Eight Corners of the World") Anthem ... ... The Empire of Japan in 1942. ... ... The Empire of Japan in 1942. ... ...mperor, expel the barbarians").[9] In March 1863, the "Order to expel barbarians" was issued. Although the Shogunate had no intent... ...ians" was issued. Although the Shogunate had no intention of enforcing the order, it nevertheless inspired attacks against the Shogunate itself and ag... ...ishman, Charles Lennox Richardson, by a party of samurai from Satsuma. The British demanded reparations and responded by bombarding the port of Kagosh... ... Government and military commanders of World War II ... ... Commanders ...

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History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Vol. 1

By: Edward Gibbon

... GIBBON Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE, VOL. 1 Title: HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL O... ...BBON Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE, VOL. 1 Title: HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF T... ...... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...cay and ruin of the ancient civilization, the formation and birth of the new order of things, will of itself, independent of the laborious execution o... ...as the world. Natural unity confined their narrative almost to chronological order, the episodes were of rare occurrence and extremely brief. To the R... ...f conceals that ignoble motive; but it is mentioned by Suetonius, c. 47. The British pearls proved, however, of little value, on account of their dark... ...rable to any in the attainments of wisdom, in an age made up of the greatest commanders, statesmen, orators, and philosophers, that ever appeared in t... ... stood to their arms in well− ordered ranks and awful silence. The principal commanders, distinguished by the ensigns of their rank, appeared on horse...

...ds attention, always conveys its meaning with emphatic energy, describes with singular breadth and fidelity, and generalizes with unrivalled felicity of expression; all these high qualifications have secured, and seem likely to secure, its permanent place in historic literature ......

Table of Contents: History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire Vol. 1, 1

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Roman Empire

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...t and Medieval Greek: Βασιλεία τῶν Ῥωμαίων, tr. Basileia tōn Rhōmaiōn) was the post-Roman Republic period of the ancient Roman civilization, character... ...τῶν Ῥωμαίων, tr. Basileia tōn Rhōmaiōn) was the post-Roman Republic period of the ancient Roman civilization, characterized by government headed by em... ...zed by government headed by emperors and large territorial holdings around the Mediterranean Sea in Europe, Africa and Asia. The 500-year-old republic... ...-year-old republic which preceded it was severely destabilized in a series of civil wars and political conflict, during which Julius Caesar was appoin... ... through the Spanish, French, Portuguese, Dutch, Italian, Russian, German, British and Belgian Empires, Roman and Greek culture was spread on a worldw... ...independence from the Roman Senate) and provinces administered by military commanders. It was ruled, not by Emperors, but by annually elected magistra... ... he abdicated along with his co-emperor, and the Tetrarchy soon collapsed. Order was eventually restored by Constantine, who became the first emperor ... ... part of the Augustan programme to restore traditional morality and social order, moral legislation attempted to regulate the conduct of men and women... ... British Raj ...

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History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

By: Edward Gibbon

... AND by EDWARD GIBBON 3 History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire By Edward Gibbon, Esq. ... ...D by EDWARD GIBBON 3 History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire By Edward Gibbon, Esq. ... ...y Edward Gibbon, Esq. Vol. 2 Chapter XVI: Conduct Towards The Christians, From Nero To Constantine. Part I. No... ...ring as a very ingenious and specious, but very disgraceful extenuation of the cruelties perpetrated by the Roman magistrates against the Chr... ...hat the magistrates, instead of persecuting, would have protected an order of men who yielded the most passive obedience to the laws, though ... ...t age of Christianity is only found in the Acts of the Apostles, and in order to speak of the first persecutions experienced by the Christians, ... ... of the cavalry and infantry. Under their orders, thirty-five military commanders were stationed in the provinces: three in Britain, six in Gau... ... the dawn of day, the generals convened a military senate, at which the commanders of the legions, and the officers both of cavalry and infantry... ...exhaustible swarms of Saxons who reigned over the ocean, who filled the British island with their language, their laws, and their colonies; and ...

...Note: The sixteenth chapter I cannot help considering as a very ingenious and specious, but very disgraceful extenuation of the cruelties perpetrated by the Roman magistrates against the Christians. It is written in the most contem...

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Vijayanagara Empire

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... Extent of Vijayanagara Empire, 1446, 1520 CE ... ... Kingdom of Mysore ... ... The Vijayanagara Empire (also called Karnata Empire[1] and the Kingdom of B... ...agara Empire (also called Karnata Empire[1] and the Kingdom of Bisnegar by the Portuguese) was an empire based in South India, in the Deccan Plateau r... ...pose Harihara I and Bukka, the founders of the empire, were Kannadigas and commanders in the army of the Hoysala Empire stationed in the Tungabhadra r... ... decline regionally, although trade with the Portuguese continued, and the British were given a land grant for the establishment of Madras.[7][38] Tir... ...vision of a commander. On the battlefields, the king's commanders led the troops. The empire's war strategy rarely involved massiv... ...s a calculated investment made by the nobility and aristocracy to maintain order.[59] However, the popularity of low-caste scholars (such as Molla and... ...re devout Shaivas (worshippers of Shiva), but made grants to the Vaishnava order of Sringeri with Vidyaranya as their patron saint, and designated Var...

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History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

By: Edward Gibbon

...NE AND by EDWARD GIBBON 3 History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire By Edward Gibbon V... ...AND by EDWARD GIBBON 3 History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire By Edward Gibbon Vol.... ...ire By Edward Gibbon Vol. 2 Chapter XVI: Conduct Towards The Christians, From Nero To Constantine. Part I. Not... ...ring as a very ingenious and specious, but very disgraceful extenuation of the cruelties perpetrated by the Roman magistrates against the Chr... ... 5 magistrates, instead of persecuting, would have protected an order of men who yielded the most passive obedience to the laws, though ... ...t age of Christianity is only found in the Acts of the Apostles, and in order to speak of the first persecutions experienced by the Christians, ... ...l of the cavalry and infantry. Under their orders, thirty-five military commanders were stationed in the provinces: three in Britain, six in Gau... ... the dawn of day, the generals convened a military senate, at which the commanders of the legions, and the officers both of cavalry and infantry... ...exhaustible swarms of Saxons who reigned over the ocean, who filled the British island with their language, their laws, and their colonies; and ...

...Note: The sixteenth chapter I cannot help considering as a very ingenious and specious, but very disgraceful extenuation of the cruelties perpetrated by the Roman magistrates against the Christians. It is written in the most contem...

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Parthian Empire

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... The Parthian Empire at its greatest extent ... ... Drachma Today part of  Afghanistan  Armeni... ... Part of a series on the ... ... Part of a series on the Iran ... ...hdrawal from Mesopotamia, the Parthian governor of Babylonia, Himerus, was ordered by the Arsacid court to conquer Characene, then ruled by Hyspaosine... ...s (of undetermined origin) makes it difficult to establish a chronological order of events.[167] The Chinese called Parthia Ānxī (Chinese: 安息), perhap... ...s; Parthian inscriptions reveal some of the military titles granted to the commanders of these locations.[190] Military forces could also be used in d... ...Ltd., in association with the London Middle East Institute at SOAS and the British Museum, pp. 26–36,  . Boyc... ...Ltd., in association with the London Middle East Institute at SOAS and the British Museum, pp. 7–25,  . de Cr...

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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume V

By: Edward Gibbon

...ECLINE AND by EDWARD GIBBON 3 The History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire Vol V. By ... ... by EDWARD GIBBON 3 The History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire Vol V. By Edward Gibbo... ...ire Vol V. By Edward Gibbon, Esq. Chapter XLIX: Conquest Of Italy By The Franks. Part I. Introduction, Worship, ... .... By Edward Gibbon, Esq. Chapter XLIX: Conquest Of Italy By The Franks. Part I. Introduction, Worship, And Persecut... ...igotry of a Greek priest applauded the pictures of Titian, which he had ordered, and refused to accept.] The worship of images had stol... ...stisement of individuals, 26 he proceeded to the abolition of the order; and, as it was wealthy and useless, his resentment might be stimu... ...tes of regal and territorial jurisdiction were gradually usurped by the commanders of the provinces; the right of peace 139 and war, of li... ...s place, the series of the Saracen caliphs, a title which describes the commanders of the faithful as the vicars and successors of the apostle o... ...s were recently augmented by a colony of exiles and volunteers from the British Island of Thule. Under the yoke of the Norman conqueror, the Da...

...Part I. Introduction, Worship, And Persecution Of Images. Revolt Of Italy And Rome. Temporal Dominion Of The Popes. Conquest Of Italy By The Franks. Establishment Of Images. Character And Coronation Of Charlemagne. Restoration And Decay Of The Roman Empire In The West. In...

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Order of precedence in Northern Ireland

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...by or published with authority (cum privilegio) from either Buckingham Palace (the Royal Household) or the College of Arms, or the Home Office, the Mi... ...privilegio) from either Buckingham Palace (the Royal Household) or the College of Arms, or the Home Office, the Ministry of Justice or the Northern I... ...sehold) or the College of Arms, or the Home Office, the Ministry of Justice or the Northern Ireland Office of Her Majesty's Government in the United... ..., or the Home Office, the Ministry of Justice or the Northern Ireland Office of Her Majesty's Government in the United Kingdom, or the Assembly of ... ...ng Dukes ## Prince Michael of Kent nb: since there is no specific place in the order for a great-grandchild of the Sovereign (no matter how directly i... ...( David Cameron MP ) # Commonwealth Prime Ministers, while visiting the UK, in order of appointment #The Lord High Treasurer (currently in commissio... ... barons #Baronets #Knights Grand Cross of the Order of the Bath #Knights Grand Commanders of the Order of the Star of India (none, order dormant) #Kni... ...nd Cross of the Royal Victorian Order #Knights Grand Cross of the Order of the British Empire #Knights Commanders of the Order of the Bath #Knights Co... ...ctorian Order #Knights Grand Cross of the Order of the British Empire #Knights Commanders of the Order of the Bath #Knights Commanders of the Order of...

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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume V

By: Edward Gibbon

...ECLINE AND by EDWARD GIBBON 3 The History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire Vol V. By ... ... by EDWARD GIBBON 3 The History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire Vol V. By Edward Gibbo... ...ire Vol V. By Edward Gibbon, Esq. Chapter XLIX: Conquest Of Italy By The Franks. Part I. Introduction, Worship, ... .... By Edward Gibbon, Esq. Chapter XLIX: Conquest Of Italy By The Franks. Part I. Introduction, Worship, And Persecut... ...igotry of a Greek priest applauded the pictures of Titian, which he had ordered, and refused to accept.] The worship of images had stol... ...stisement of individuals, 26 he proceeded to the abolition of the order; and, as it was wealthy and useless, his resentment might be stimu... ...tes of regal and territorial jurisdiction were gradually usurped by the commanders of the provinces; the right of peace 139 and war, of li... ...s place, the series of the Saracen caliphs, a title which describes the commanders of the faithful as the vicars and successors of the apostle o... ...s were recently augmented by a colony of exiles and volunteers from the British Island of Thule. Under the yoke of the Norman conqueror, the Da...

...Part I. Introduction, Worship, And Persecution Of Images. Revolt Of Italy And Rome. Temporal Dominion Of The Popes. Conquest Of Italy By The Franks. Establishment Of Images. Character And Coronation Of Charlemagne. Restoration And Decay Of The Roman Empire In The West. In...

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Order of Saint John (Bailiwick of Brandenburg)

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...The Bailiwick of Brandenburg of the Chivalric Order of Saint John of the Hospital at Jerusalem (in Germa... ...The Bailiwick of Brandenburg of the Chivalric Order of Saint John of the Hospital at Jerusalem (in German, ... ...The Bailiwick of Brandenburg of the Chivalric Order of Saint John of the Hospital at Jerusalem (in German, the Balley Bra... ...des Ritterlichen Ordens Sankt Johannis vom Spital zu Jerusalem), or simply the Order of Saint John (Der Johanniterorden), is the German Protestant bra... ...Ritterlichen Ordens Sankt Johannis vom Spital zu Jerusalem), or simply the Order of Saint John (Der Johanniterorden), is the German Protestant branch ... ...lichen Ordens Sankt Johannis vom Spital zu Jerusalem), or simply the Order of Saint John (Der Johanniterorden), is the German Protestant branch of the... ... Venerable Order of the Hospital of Saint John of Jerusalem (of which, the British monarch is Sovereign Head), the Swedish Johanniterorden i Sverige, ... ...andenburg had been established in the northeastern parts of the Holy Roman Empire, an aggregation of commanderies of the order under a bailiff, a high... ...f Brandenburg, more commonly called the Herrenmeister) and preceptors (the commanders of the commanderies constituting the Bailiwick).Sainty, pages 4,...

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History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Vol. 4

By: Edward Gibbon

... GIBBON Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE, VOL. 4 Title: HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL O... ...BBON Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE, VOL. 4 Title: HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF T... ...... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ... by the hand, or at least by the command, of his rival. Secret and effectual orders had been previously despatched; the faithless and rapacious mercen... ...is division was conducted not in a violent and irregular, but in a legal and orderly, manner. The Barbarian, who could not show a title of grant from ... ...ength of 50, 80, or 100 feet, (Hist. des Voyages, tom. xv. p. 289. Pennant's British Zoology, vol. iii. p. 35.)] The fortifications of Europe and Asia... ...he sails of the Roman fleet. After their separation from the army, the naval commanders had proceeded with slow caution along the coast till they reac... ...rian has inserted, and the reader may easily supply, the speeches ^21 of the commanders, who, by arguments the most apposite to their situation, incul...

...Excerpt: After the fall of the Roman empire in the West, an interval of fifty years, till the memorable reign of Justinian, is faintly marked by the obscure names and imperfect annals of Zeno, Anastasius, and Justin, who successively ascend...

Table of Contents: History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire Vol. 4, 1

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Order of the Star of India

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...Most Exalted Order of the Star of India ... ... Insignia of a Knight Grand Commander of the Order of the Star of India ... ... Insignia of a Knight Grand Commander of the Order of the Star of India ... ... Insignia of a Knight Grand Commander of the Order of the Star of India A... ... Awarded by Sovereign of the United Kingdom Type ... ... Type Order Motto ... ...ared on the flag of the Viceroy of India and other flags used to represent British India. The order is the senior order of chivalr... ... to three classes. Members of the first class were known as "Knights Grand Commanders", rather than "Knights Grand Cross", so as not to offend the non... ... Knights Companions of the Order were retroactively Known as Knights Grand Commanders. Former viceroys and other high officials, a...

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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume Iii

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...FALL by EDWARD GIBBON 3 History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire Vol. 3 By Edward Gibbon,... ...L by EDWARD GIBBON 3 History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire Vol. 3 By Edward Gibbon, Es... ...3 By Edward Gibbon, Esq. Chapter XXVII: Civil Wars, Reign Of Theodosius. Part I. Death Of Gratian. - Ruin Of Ariani... ... Second Civil War, Against Eugenius. - Death Of Theodosius. The fame of Gratian, before he had accomplished the twentieth year of hi... ...e les mers qui l’environment."] [Footnote 9: Zosimus says of the British soldiers.] [Footnote 10: Helena, the daughter of Eudda. Her... ... to his suspense. That resolute officer executed, without remorse, the orders or the intention of the usurper. Gratian, as he rose from supper... ...ristian clergy was rewarded by the applause and gratitude of a powerful order, which has claimed, in every age, the privilege of dispensing hono... ...omestics of the palace, the senators of Constantinople, the military commanders, and the civil magistrates of the provinces; a vague and inde... ...lly magnified his apparent strength, by appointing eighty chinarchs, or commanders of thousands, the fallacious increase of old men, of children...

...Death Of Gratian. Ruin Of Arianism. St. Ambrose. First Civil War, Against Maximus. Character, Administration, And Penance Of Theodosius. Death Of Valentinian II. Second Civil War, Against Eugenius. Death Of Theodosius....

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Order of precedence in England and Wales

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... The following is the order of precedence in England and Wales . Separate orders exist for gentle... ... The following is the order of precedence in England and Wales . Separate orders exist for gentlemen and ladies . Names in italics indicate t... ... italics indicate that these people rank elsewhere—either higher in that table of precedence or in the table for the other gender. Titles in italics i... ...at these people rank elsewhere—either higher in that table of precedence or in the table for the other gender. Titles in italics indicate the same thi... ...ether they hold their highest-ranking title in their own right or by marriage. The ranks in the tables refer to peers rather than titles: if exception... ...Sport; and for Northern Ireland are currently women Eldest sons of viscounts (ordered according to the precedence of the peerage holders)Younger sons... ... of the Royal Victorian Order (GCVO)Knights Grand Cross of the Order of the British Empire (GBE)Knights CommanderKnights Commander of the Order o... ...ge of the Court of Protection (Denzil Lush) Other lower ranks Companions, commanders, lieutenants and officers of various orders Companions of t... ...(CMG)Companions of the Order of the Indian Empire (CIE) (none; order dormant)Commanders of the Royal Victorian Order (CVO)Commanders of the Order...

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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

...N Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE Title: THE HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ... ... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE Title: THE HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROM... ...... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...tep of their march they were stopped or misled: the governors had private orders to fortify the passes and break down the bridges against them: the ... ...sence; and the whole divan shed tears at his melancholy tale. ^36 But the commanders of the faithful could only weep; they were themselves captives ... ...erial treasures, something was shown, and much was supposed; and the long order of unfolding doors was guarded by black soldiers and domestic eunuch... ...iority of their size and strength. The names and families of their naval commanders, Pisani and Doria, are illustrious in the annals of their count... ...y, must be situate near Loldong, 1100 miles from Calcutta; and in 1774, a British camp! (Rennel's Memoir, p. 7, 59, 90, 91, 99.)] It was on ...

This book contains information on Preservation of the Greek Empire, Numbers, Passage, and Event, of the Second and Third Crusades; and St. Bernard.

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Order of Saint Stephen of Hungary

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...The Royal Hungarian Order of Saint Stephen Royal... ...ephen Royal Hungarian Order of Saint Stephen, Grand Cross ... ... Royal Hungarian Order of Saint Stephen, Grand Cross ... ... Cape and gown of a knight of the order The Order of Saint Stephen o... ... Cape and gown of a knight of the order The Order of Saint Stephen of Hu... ... The Order of Saint Stephen of Hungary, the royal Hungarian order, founded in 1764 by the empress Maria Theresa of ... ...ed of the grand master (the sovereign), 20 knights grand cross, 30 knights commanders and 50 knights. The badge is a green enamelled cross with gold b... ...eign/Honorary Knights, Grand Cross 8 Knight Commanders 9 Knights ... ..., Duke of Edinburgh and Saxe-Coburg and Gotha; Admiral of the Fleet of the British Royal Navy; invested with the Grand Cross of the Royal Hungarian Or...

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History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Vol. 5

By: Edward Gibbon

... GIBBON Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE, VOL. 5 Title: HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL O... ...BBON Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE, VOL. 5 Title: HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF T... ...... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...and bigotry of a Greek priest applauded the pictures of Titian, which he had ordered, and refused to accept.] The worship of images had stolen into th... ...! From the chastisement of individuals, he proceeded to the abolition of the order; and, as it was wealthy and useless, his resentment might be stimul... ...tributes of regal and territorial jurisdiction were gradually usurped by the commanders of the provinces; the right of peace and war, of life and deat... ...n this place, the series of the Saracen caliphs, a title which describes the commanders of the faithful as the vicars and successors of the apostle of... ...umbers were recently augmented by a colony of exiles and volunteers from the British Island of Thule. Under the yoke of the Norman conqueror, the Dane...

...Excerpt: In the connection of the church and state, I have considered the former as subservient only, and relative, to the latter; a salutary maxim, if in fact, as well as in narrative, it had ever been held sacred. The Oriental philosop...

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Oyo Empire

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...The Oyo Empire was a Yoruba empire of what is today western and northern Nigeria. Established in the 14th cent... ...oruba empire of what is today western and northern Nigeria. Established in the 14th century, the Oyo Empire grew to become one of the largest West Afr... ...igeria. Established in the 14th century, the Oyo Empire grew to become one of the largest West African states encountered by pre-colonial explorers. I... ...West African states encountered by pre-colonial explorers. It rose through the outstanding organizational skills of the Yoruba, wealth gained from tra... ...es, was allowed a fair degree of autonomy as along as taxes were paid, the orders from Oyo were strictly followed, and access to local markets was pro... ...rsonal counselor and a member of the Oyo Mesi all had to commit suicide in order to renew the government all together. The process and suicide ceremon... ...he History of the Yorubas: From the Earliest Times to the Beginning of the British Protectorate". Cambridge University Press, 2010, p.178 Gaha's treac... ...e. This period of vacuum led to the rise of powerful military and regional commanders like Adegun, the Onikoyi and others like the otun Are-Ona Kakanf... ...ruba power moved further south to Ibadan, a Yoruba war camp settled by Oyo commanders in 1830. Final demise Atiba's gambit failed, and Oyo never rega...

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History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Edward Gibbon, Es

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...N Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE Title: THE HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ... ... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE Title: THE HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROM... ...... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ... and ruin of the ancient civilization, the formation and birth of the new order of things, will of itself, independent of the laborious execution of... ...he world. Natural unity confined their narrative almost to chronological order, the episodes were of rare occurrence and extremely brief. To the R... ...nceals that ignoble motive; but it is mentioned by Suetonius, c. 47. The British pearls proved, however, of little value, on account of their dark ... ...e to any in the attainments of wisdom, in an age made up of the greatest commanders, statesmen, orators, and philosophers, that ever appeared in th... ...od to their arms in well- ordered ranks and awful silence. The principal commanders, distinguished by the ensigns of their rank, appeared on horseb...

...The great work of Gibbon is indispensable to the student of history. The literature of Europe offers no substitute for ?The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire.? It has obtained undisputed possession, as rightful occupant, o...

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Royal Victorian Order

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... The Royal Victorian Order Royal Victorian Order publisher=Queen's Printer accessdate=6 August 2009 /> any members... ...torian Order publisher=Queen's Printer accessdate=6 August 2009 /> any members of their family, or any of their viceroy s. ). Queen Victoria thus est... ...r any of their viceroy s. ). Queen Victoria thus established on 21 April 1896 the Royal Victorian Order as a junior and personal order of knighthood ... ...roy s. ). Queen Victoria thus established on 21 April 1896 the Royal Victorian Order as a junior and personal order of knighthood that allowed her to ... ...shed on 21 April 1896 the Royal Victorian Order as a junior and personal order of knighthood that allowed her to bestow directly to an empire-wide com... ...ctorian Order publisher=Queen's Printer for Canada accessdate=6 August 2009 /> The organization was founded a year preceding Victoria's Diamond Jubil... ... when the Statute of Westminster came into being and the Dominion s of the British Empire became independent states, equal in status to Britain, ... ... the badge on a sash passing from the right shoulder to the left hip; Knight Commanders wear the badge on a ribbon at the neck; male Commanders, Lie... ...badge on a bow pinned at the left shoulder. For Knights and Dames Grand Cross, Commanders, and Lieutenants, the Maltese cross is rendered in white ena...

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