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  Achaea - LoveToKnow 1911
ACHAEA, a district on the northern coast of the Peloponnese, stretching from the mountain ranges of Erymanthus and Cyllene on the S. to a narrow strip of fertile land on the N., bordering the Corinthian Gulf, into which the mountain Panachaicus projects.
Achaea is bounded on the W. by the territory of Elis, on the E. by that of Sicyon, which, however, was sometimes included in it.
Another Achaea, in the south of Thessaly, called sometimes Achaea Phthiotis, has been supposed to be the cradle of the race.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /Achaea   (274 words)

  
 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Principality of Achaea
Achaea came under the control of Italian nobles, who held on to the increasingly smaller territory for another century before it was conquered by Thomas Palaeologus, the Byzantine despot of Morea, in 1432.
Achaea's laws became the basis for the laws of the other Crusader States, combining aspects of Byzantine and French law, and nobles often used Byzantine titles such as logothetes and protovestarios, although these titles were adapted to fit the conceptions of Western feudalism.
Achaea came under the control of Italian nobles, who held on to the increasingly smaller territory for another century before it was conquered by Thomas Palaeology, the Byzantine despot of Morea, in 1432.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Principality-of-Achaea   (4623 words)

  
 What was Achaea ?
The word "Achaea" was derived from Achaioi, which was used in the Iliad to mean "Greeks," especially the followers of Achilles and Agamemnon.
Historical Achaea was a small territory on the northern coast of the Peloponnese.
Augustus declared Achaea to be a Senatorial Province
www.usd.edu /~clehmann/pir/ach_info.htm   (766 words)

  
 Roleplaying in Achaea - Dreams of Divine Lands
Roleplaying is an important part of Achaea, and while it is not required, it is encouraged.
While roleplaying is largely a personal art that is most fun when performed on a day to day basis, Achaea occasionally runs big plots (stories) that even those who don't normally enjoy roleplaying tend to enjoy participating in.
These might run from roleplaying out the trial of a player accused of crimes by a city-state to massive world-spanning plots, supported by custom-written game mechanics, that pit the different political organisations against each other.
www.achaea.com /roleplaying.php   (151 words)

  
 Achaea, Greek Mythology Link - www.maicar.com
Thessalian Achaea is the land later known by the names of Phthiotis and Hellas, and both this territory and Peloponnesian Achaea own their names to Achaeus 1, son of Xuthus 1, brother of Aeolus 1 and son of Hellen 1, son of Deucalion 1, the man who survived the Flood.
Peloponnesian Achaea is the narrow strip of land which extends along the Gulf of Corinth, bordering Arcadia on the south and Elis on the southwest.
This is how the Achaeans settled in Achaea, and the Ionians, having been expelled from their country, were forced to emigrate, coming first to Attica, where they were allowed to settle by King Melanthus 1 of Athens.
homepage.mac.com /cparada/GML/Achaea.html   (1095 words)

  
 Osmanlı Tarihi Kültürü Medeniyeti Edebiyatı Sanatı
Achaea was founded in 1205 by William of Champlitte, a minor knight who had participated in the crusade.
Achaea's laws became the basis for the laws of the other Crusader States, combining aspects of Byzantine and French law, and nobles often used Byzantine titles such as logothetes and protovestarios, although these titles were adapted to fit the conceptions of Western feudalism.
Achaea came under the control of Italian nobles, who held on to the increasingly smaller territory for another century before it was conquered by Thomas Palaeologus, the Byzantine despot of Morea, in 1432.
www.osmanlimedeniyeti.com /wiki/Principality_of_Achaea_.html   (1055 words)

  
 Achaea - Achaea
The vision for Achaea is a large and organised regiment that holds regular (atleast 3 times a week) events for its members; we will regularily hold Raids and sack Capitals.
The nature of Achaea's organisational structure also allows many of its members to become leaders and commanders meaning more streamlined and organised raids so we have more fun and kick ass respectively.
Achaea's motto is Palma, Glory for those who fight under Achaea.
www.warhammertribune.com /achaea   (956 words)

  
 Achaea   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Another Achaea, in the south of Thessaly, called sometimes Achaea Phthiotis, has been suggested to be the cradle of the original tribe.
Achaea today has about one-third of its peninsula's inhabitants and two-thirds of Achaia living in the Patra(s) area which is the capital of Achaea and the Peloponnese, and more than half of the population live in the city (municipality).
Achaea is the most populous area in the Peloponnese peninsula, home to nearly one-third of the inhabitants of the peninsula.
www.mlahanas.de /Greece/Regions/Achaea.html   (1057 words)

  
 Achaea - FreeEncyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Achaea or Achaia is a district on the northern coast of the Peloponnese, stretching from the mountain ranges of Erymanthus and Cyllene on the south to a narrow strip of fertile land on the north, bordering the Corinthian Gulf[?], into which the mountain Panachaicus[?] projects.
Achaea is bounded on the west by the territory of Elis, on the east by that of Sicyon, which, however, was sometimes included in it.
The origin of the name has given rise to much speculation; one theory is that the Achaeans were driven back into this region by the Dorian invaders of the Peloponnese.
www.freeencyclopedia.co.za /ac/Achaea.html   (178 words)

  
 About the history of Achaea and few things of the big cities of Achaia
Achaea The county of Achaea is the northernmost region of the Peloponnese, the most populated county with 300.000 inhabitants.
The county of Achaea is the main transportation link which connects the whole of the Western Peloponnese, Sterea Hellas and Epiros with Athens and the rest of Greece.
Patras is the capital of Achaea, the biggest city of the Peloponnese.
www.greecepanorama.gr /history_of_area.html   (2277 words)

  
 Achaea (Roman province) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Roman Empire in 120, with the province of Achaea highlighted.
Achaea was a province of the Roman Empire, consisting of the modern-day Peloponnese in southern Greece and bordered on the north by the provinces of Epirus and Macedonia.
The region was annexed to the Roman Republic in 146 BC after a brutal campaign, in which the city of Corinth was razed by the Roman general Lucius Mummius, its inhabitants slaughtered or sold into slavery, and the temples looted for sculpture for Roman villas.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Achaea_Province   (428 words)

  
 Priests of Achaea   (Site not responding. Last check: )
As a member of the Church of Achaea, you will be called to a higher standard in your words, actions, and life for you will be expected to live a "good" life and actively and without apology, seek to end all evil.
There are many in the world that wish to walk through life, free to selfishly act however they wish without fear of consequence.
Achaea, all logos, images, character names, and distinctive likenesses thereof are trademarks of ©2003 Iron Realms Entertainment
achaea.roncli.com /priests/pages.asp?PageID=3   (440 words)

  
 RPGPlanet - News, Screenshots, Previews, Reviews, Guides
Achaea presents you with a series of questions asking for character name and password, sex, and race.
Achaea has ten races ranging from human and standard Tolkien-esque dwarf to more exotic races like the reptilian Xoran or the tiger-man Rajamala.
Names in Achaea seem to abound with references to literature, philosophy, and history, and these guys, named Romeo and Juliet, were no exception.
www.rpgplanet.com /community/voice/achaea   (799 words)

  
 iB::Topic::Achaea on TechTv!
The developers of Achaea created a highly addictive drug called 'gleam.' And people took the drug without realizing it was addictive.
Achaea: A  C  H  A  E  A. It's free, works on all platforms, has a java client, makes it very easy to play.
What Achaea got was publicity, and granted, they are commercial, I'm sure if someone wanted too they could get a non-commercial mud on a TV advertisement too.
www.topmudsites.com /cgi-bin/ikonboard/ikonboard.cgi?act=ST&f=14&t=209   (1166 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Achaea Analysis version 1.0 Copyright 2002 Ryan Hamshire This report was last revised 9 January 2003.
Achaea also sports a mail system, which may be used to send not only messages but also packages to other users, even when they are not participating in the MUD.
There are 100 experience levels, at the end of which a user may become a mighty dragon, regardless of choice of race and class.
members.fortunecity.com /lakemud/user/achaea.txt   (1722 words)

  
 Iron Realms Entertainment
Achaea is one of the best virtual worlds out there in terms of content.
Based in a world that blends traditional medieval with ancient Greek, Bedouin, Germanic, and Arthurian cultures, Achaea has attracted a large playerbase with its innovative focus on player vs. player interaction, its top quality administrators, and its relentless focus on constantly improving the player experience.
Set in an alternate universe, the future-history of Aetolia heads in a different direction from Achaea, while maintaining the same high standards people have come to expect from Achaea.
www.ironrealms.com /corp/games.htm   (286 words)

  
 Achaea janata
Neem (Azadirachta indica Linn.) as Feeding Deterrent of Castor Semilooper (Achaea janata Linn.).
French, E. A Study of the Biology and Morphology of Achaea janata (Linn.), a Cotocaline Moth, as It Occurs in Hawaii.
Record of Egg Parasites of the Castor Semi-Looper Achaea janata (L.) in the Philippines.
www.extento.hawaii.edu /kbase/crop/Type/achaea.htm   (942 words)

  
 The Peloponessus   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The mountainous and broken landmass in southern Greece, defined by the Gulf of Corinth to the north, the Ionian Sea to the west, and the Aegean Sea to the east.
The current capital of Achaea nomos, located along the north shore of the Pelopenessus, at the entrance to the Gulf of Corinth.
A Barony under the Princes of Achaea in the 13th century, William II sold the town to the pope and he gave it to the latin archbishop of Patras.
www.hostkingdom.net /pelop.html   (1894 words)

  
 Perseon's Guide to Achaea - Zmud basics
Play with the panels (there are small arrows that will show/hide the various panels) until you see a large panel with a line for Name, and a huge box for Command.
Do this by separating the commands with a ; or by hitting enter at the end of the line (either way, when you save it the commands will be separated onto their own lines).
The colours of Achaea are configured by typing CONFIG channel colour, as described there.
www3.sympatico.ca /bremenj/achaea/AchaeaGuideCombat.html   (2129 words)

  
 Zugg Software :: View topic - Suggestion for Achaea ratting script
Someone from Achaea told me it's fine to do if you are still at the computer with the script running.
If the rules say one thing and "people" say something different, I'd ignore the "people" unless they happen to be at the very top of the MUD admin with the authority to change the rules.
The subdivision is a place in Achaea where many people go to kill rats, not a person.
www.zuggsoft.com /phpbb/viewtopic.php?t=15814&start=0&postdays=0&postorder=asc&highlight=   (623 words)

  
 Grand Affair-Syracuse, in the shadow of Achaea
Achaea is a shadow in the outer regions of the Golden Circle.
One unusual aspect of Achaea is the length of the day.
Unlike most of the Golden Circle, the length of the day in Achaea, from sunrise to sunrise, is sixty hours.
www.all-roads-lead.net /jvstin/syracuse.html   (920 words)

  
 Iron Realms - Achaea
Achaea is Iron Realms' most venerable game world, having opened to the public in 1997.
Achaea offers fifteen imaginative classes with over 1000 individual abilities.
Delve into the rich mythologies and histories of Achaea: the War of Humanity, the Chaos Wars, the Founding of the Seleucarian Empire, the History of the Mortal Races, and more.
www.ironrealms.com /achaea.html   (385 words)

  
 Achaea - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
ACHAEA [Achaea], region of ancient Greece, in the northern part of the Peloponnesus on the Gulf of Corinth.
There the Achaeans supposedly remained when driven from other parts of Greece by the Dorian invasion.
After the downfall of the league, the name Achaea, or Achaia, was given to a Roman province in the Peloponnesus.
www.encyclopedia.com /doc/1E1-achaea.html   (191 words)

  
 Achaea JavaClient Help
While it is true that any Telnet capable client (available on most modern machines) is sufficient to connect to and enjoy Achaea, the comforts provided by most modern MUD clients are considered indispensable by most players.
One of the nicest features of Achaea is the ability to colorize many different aspects to both make things much nicer looking and easier to read.
The command entry box lies at the bottom left of the screen, and is where you type all commands to Achaea.
www.aetolia.com /javaclient/doc/help.html   (1150 words)

  
 GameStats: Achaea Cheats, Reviews, News
Delve into the rich mythologies and histories of Achaea: the War of Humanity, the Chaos Wars, the Founding of the Seleucarian Empire, the History of the Mortal Races, and more in this text-based, massively-multiplayer RPG.
If this is your first time to the site, let us welcome you to what we hope will become your new daily source of Achaea information.
By continuing past this page, and by your continued use of this site, you agree to be bound by and abide by the User Agreement.
www.gamestats.com /objects/811/811833   (520 words)

  
 Achaea's Forums (Powered by Invision Power Board)
Achaea's Forums latest news: Man I Just Logged Back In And People Are Already Cowering In Fear.
Anything and everything to do with Achaea that's not covered by one of the other forums.
Post it here, but please don't expect admin feedback on it.
forums.achaea.com   (292 words)

  
 Achaea
Athens did remain a center of philosophy and learning and would continue to be a destination for Roman aristocrats for centuries to come, but commercial capacity and political influence were reduced to nonexistence.
Over the next century and a half the ancient glory of Greece would be slowly rebuilt, culminating during the reign of Hadrian between 117 and 138 AD.
Many raw materials, like copper, lead and iron were available in Achaea, though the mining of these metals was overshadowed by other provinces, like Hispania, Britannia, Noricum, etc. Of agricultural items, major imports included olives, along with olive oil, wine and honey.
www.unrv.com /provinces/achaea.php   (2914 words)

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