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  The Domination - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Draka, on the other hand view themselves as a master race and unlike the Nazis, actually try their utmost to be such — in the manner of ancient Sparta, all Draka citizen children attend sex-segregated boarding schools with an extreme emphasis on military prowess.
The Draka economy is on the gold standard, with the basic unit of currency being the auric.
By 1900 the Draka have conquered and enslaved all of Africa.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/The_Domination   (2225 words)

 draka   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Draka, on the other hand view themselves as a master race and unlike the Nazis, actually try their utmost to be such - all Draka citizen children attend sex-segregated boarding schools with an extreme Sparta-like emphasis on physical fitness.
At this stage, under the influence of Draka philosophers such as Elvira Naldorssen, the traditional Draka white-supremacism is replaced by Draka-supremacism, with the Draka viewing all of non-Drakan humanity as their cattle.
The Draka citizen soldiers, female as well as male, are honed killing machines, each equal to several of their enemy on the battlefield.
www.yourencyclopedia.net /Draka.html   (1489 words)

 Burning Man: Lisa Nigro   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Draka is the Flaming Metal Dragon I built as a mobile Art Installation for the Burning Man 2000 festival.
Draka's exterior was covered with metal "scales" that were cut with a torch from 55-gallon barrels, spray painted, arranged and connected in rows then welded into place.
Draka was modified to operate as Burning Man's first mode of public transportation in Black Rock City 2001---Dragon Public Transportation (BRC-DPT).
mitpress2.mit.edu /e-journals/Leonardo/gallery/burningman/nigro.html   (622 words)

 Gateway: Problems with the Draka Timeline
The Draka are now at war with a government that is headed by a Frenchman (member of a former Allied nation), headquartered in Brussels (city of a former Allied nation).
The Draka are allowed an incredible level of independence by the British government from the earliest days, which freely hands them administration of all conquests in Africa, and seems to let them keep a large independent military and campaign against foreign powers independent of Britain itself.
The Draka have an uncanny ability towards conquest from the start - they seem to have no form of military weakness whatsoever, and always have equipment equal to or better than their opponents, even when fighting powers that IOTL were technological leaders.
www.alternatehistory.com /gateway/analyses/Drakaproblems.html   (7438 words)

Draka's exterior is covered with metal "scales" cut with a torch from 55-gallon barrels.
Draka can shoot fire out of her mouth in 25 foot long bursts, but will restrain herself will restrain herself during Everybodys Art Car Parade.
Draka is being brought to Houston on two special trucks, at considerable expense.
www.orangeshow.org /media_draka.html   (224 words)

The draka circulatory system is also enhanced as the arterial and vein systems are developed to a degree where any point in the body will generally receive blood from 4 to 6 points.
The draka have reengineered this sense to a degree that individual feral humans (their term for us) can be tracked beyond sight range with smell alone.
This has changed to a degree with racial germline engineering that the draka practiced with themselves but is countered to a degree by their Homo servus inventors and engineers.
members.fortunecity.com /centurion2001/draka.htm   (2089 words)

 Fiber Optics Weekly Update: Alcatel and Draka set joint venture to rival Corning - Top Story - merger - Brief Article
Draka will have a controlling 50.1 percent stake in the joint venture.
As part of the deal, Draka intends to issue EU150 million in equity, which will be fully underwritten by Draka's two largest shareholders, Flint Holding NV and Parcom Ventures BV.
The deal was approved by Alcatel's board and Draka's supervisory and management boards, but it remains subject to due diligence, agreement of final documentation and regulatory approval, Alcatel said.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m0NVN/is_7_24/ai_113761463   (431 words)

 Draka Holding - Welkom bij Draka
Draka Holding N.V. is een houdstermaatschappij van ondernemingen die internationaal actief zijn op het gebied van ontwikkeling, productie en verkoop van kabel en kabelsystemen.
In Draka Cableteq zijn de laagspannings- en speciaalkabelactiviteiten gegroepeerd, terwijl Draka Comteq richt zich op kabel voor communicatiedoeleinden.
Draka zal op woensdag 23 november de trading update over het tweede halfjaar 2005 publiceren.
www.draka.nl   (114 words)

Draka Holding N.V., with its head office in Amsterdam, is the holding company for a number of operating companies which are engaged worldwide in the development, production and sale of cable and cable systems.
Outside Europe Draka's activities are primarily concentrated in North and South America (14%) and, increasingly, in Asia (14%).
Draka’s customers include electrical wholesalers, electrical installation companies, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs — such as elevator manufacturers and the automotive industry), traditional telecommunication network operators and data communication network operators.
www.ernstrade.com /AmsterdamVal/DrakaHolding.html   (227 words)

 Draka Elevator Products - Archived News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Draka EP is part of Draka USA, a $1.5 billion strong global company with more than 25 manufacturing locations around the world.
Draka Elevator Products of Rocky Mount, North Carolina, USA and HAIXUN/Nantong Haixun Elevator Fittings of Nantong, Jiangsu Province, China are pleased to announce a joint global partnership, subject to board approval, that benefits all elevator/escalator professionals in China, Asia-Pacific, Europe, and throughout the world.
Draka representatives were pleased with the attendance and with interest shown in the products and services they are bringing to this part of the world.
www.draka-ep.com /DEParch.htm   (5289 words)

 The Domination by S.M. Stirling - Baen Books
In Marching Through Georgia, Under the Yoke and The Stone Dogs, S.M. Stirling traced the rise of the Domination of the Draka and its long struggle with the United States and the American-led Alliance for Democracy.
Only the United States and its allies stood between the Draka and their dream of an enslaved humanity.
By the 1990's, the Draka commanded the stuff of life itself, mastering biotechnology until they could create new species at will.
www.baen.com /blurbs/0671577948.htm   (377 words)

 Cabling Installation & Maintenance - Draka Comteq announces price increase for optical fiber
Draka Comteq, a joint venture of Draka and Alcatel, today announced a price increase for its optical fiber cabling products in North America.
Reggie Kelly, COO of Draka Comteq Americas, says the increase comes after the cumulative costs of materials, transportation and energy used to produce these cables increased substantially during the past several months.
Draka Comteq, a jointly owned company of Draka and Alcatel, provides communications cabling solutions to telecommunications carriers, installers and enterprises for delivery of broadband services to their customers or employees.
cim.pennnet.com /Articles/Article_Display.cfm?Article_ID=221495   (225 words)

 A True History of the Draka - AlternateHistory.com Discussion Board
Draka allowed to construct bases in the two nations and in Bermuda, which is directly annexed by Draka.
We have the Draka, America, and the British all competing so it would seem technology (with the exception of the moon base) would be another 20 years ahead.
In my Draka, whites determined to work alongside fls from an early date, due in large part to Thomas Jefferson's works (he is regarded as the Father of the Commonwealth).
www.alternatehistory.com /discussion/showthread.php?t=9580)   (4123 words)

 Dech Draka
Dech draka vychází již několik let a během té doby se z "obyčejného" fanzinu vypracoval na přední český časopis specializovaný na hry na hrdiny, karetní hry a nejnověji i na hry počítačové.
V každém čísle Dechu draka najdeš jeskyni pro Dračí doupě, fantasy povídky a ilustrace, dále se například v rubrice Křišťálová koule se dozvíš, co se chystá nového, Moudrá sova odpovídá na otázky k pravidlům Dračího doupěte, a tak dále.
Vyjádřit se k obsahu Dechu draka a navrhnout, v čem by se měl zlepšit, můžete též prostřednictvím slosovatelné ankety.
www.altar.cz /dech/index.html   (164 words)

 Review: Marching Through Georgia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The action concentrates on a small detachment of Draka paratroopers who capture "Village One", a hamlet high on a pass through the Caucasus between Draka-held Armenia and German-held Georgia, choke point for a strategic highway through the mountain range.
What follows is a journey into the mind and life of the young Draka and the hell of war.
The Draka are high candidates for the most abominable people ever to mar the face of Earth.
sites.inka.de /mips/reviews/MarchingThroughGeorgia.html   (486 words)

 Draka Holding - Welcome to Draka
Draka focuses on two groups, viz.: low-voltage and special-purpose cables under the name Draka Cableteq, and communication cable, under the name Draka Comteq.
Draka will publish its trading update for the second half-year 2005 on Wednesday 23 November.
Draka’s mission is to become one of the world’s leading cable manufacturers a balanced geographical spread and a technically advanced product portfolio.
www.drakacomteq.com   (112 words)

 The Domination Of The Draka   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
By October, all of the Ukraine is in Draka hands, and the Germans are forced to withdraw their Army Group Center to the eastern frontiers of Poland.
June: Draka launch Far Eastern Offensive with 4,000,000 troops, from the Amur river in the north to Wuhan in the south.
Draka Harmost of Loire Province (northern France) killed with most of her staff by mass poisoning at official banquet at Versailles marking third anniversary of Provincial status.
www.gpfn.sk.ca /~geis/draka/history.html   (3749 words)

 Draka Cableteq USA | Manufacturer of Wire and Cable Solutions for Industrial, Commercial, Military & Defense, Utility, ...
Draka Comteq USA offers a comprehensive array of high-performance fiber optic and copper cable products for communication and electronics applications.
Draka Elevator Products is your source for traveling, hoistway and compensating cables and wire rope as well as your every elevator replacement part need.
Draka NK Cables has developed and brought to market a wide variety of telecommunication, network and energy products.
www.drakausa.com   (262 words)

 Welcome to Draka Arts!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The mission of Draka Arts is to provide an inspirational and creative space of retreat for artists and scholars ~ a place where the preservation of nature is honored and a focus on building a brighter future for human-kind is key.
Through the development of an Arts Facility, Foundry, Residence Program, and a forum for the exchange of ideas, we hope our program participants will be able to nurture their dreams while partaking in the creation of a conscious and self-sustaining community.
Draka Arts Foundation - Working collaboratively to create a more hopeful future for All-Kind
www.drakaarts.org   (96 words)

 Draka 2alpha Timeline
Ian Montgomerie's "Draka 2" timeline at http://gateway.alternatehistory.com/timelines/Alternatedraka.html is an alternate chronology for the Domination of the Draka.
I agree with many of Ian's Draka 2 changes, but significantly disagree with him from 1940 on: the "might makes right" philosophy is already accepted in the Domination, but alliance with Japan would be difficult to justify ("We'll conquer over 3500 kilometers of Persia, British Afghanistan, and Russia and meet you in central China.").
The Draka characters and situations are copyright © S.M. Stirling and may not be used or reproduced commercially without permission.
www.geocities.com /TimesSquare/Arcade/7810/2atimlin.htm   (793 words)

 Nazdar - encyklopedie - Udělej si draka
Na potaženého draka přivažte závěs, který je přichycen ve třech bodech a to na horním okraji a ve středu.
Spusťte draka volně na závěsu nad vodorovnou plochou, třeba nad stolem a pohybujte vypouštěcí šňůrou po závěsu až psaníčko svírá se stolem úhel 25-30°.
Na správném umístění pouštěcí šňůry závisí dobré letové vlastnosti draka.
www.teplice-city.cz /nazdar/draci.asp   (319 words)

 Draka Elevator Products' Home Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Draka Elevator Products announces a long-term financial commitment to the Carolinas Gateway Partnership, a public/private partnership developed to foster the economic growth and development of the counties and municipalities in the Edgecombe and Nash County region of North Carolina.
Draka Elevator Products has developed a wide-loop version of the popular Whisper-Flex™ compensation cable called Steadi-Flex™ for use on elevators with greater than 400 feet of travel or with side-counterweight configured elevators that encounter leveling or balancing issues during operation.
Draka Elevator Products, headquartered in the United States of America, will locate their China office at H-D’s Nantong location and will continue to offer 100% financial and technical support to H-D and its customers at all times.
www.drakaep.com   (6461 words)

 Pete's Draka page
The Draka characters and situations are copyright © S. Stirling and may not be used or reproduced commercially without permission.
The Draka and their Domination rely quite heavily on slavery, brutality, racism and several other concepts and philosophies incompatible with "Political Correctness." If any casual mention or discussion of these as common occurrences on this family of alternate historical timelines would offend you, you are welcome to leave now.
Drakesland Calling for an alternate Draka timeline up to 1942 in a variant Eurasian War, although mostly to set up a GURPS campaign where the field is close to level.
www.geocities.com /TimesSquare/Arcade/7810/p_draka.htm   (2416 words)

 Where Are the Next Draka Books?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Draka universe is an original creation of S. Stirling, copyright by him, all rights reserved.
The fourth book in the Draka series, Drakon, ended with a clear lead-in for a sequel.
Second, although the Draka books were not bad sellers, they never sold so extraordinarily well as to recommend themselves in spite of having elements that ran contrary to the publisher's expressed tastes.
leighkimmel.freeservers.com /reading/drakasequels.html   (771 words)

 Draka Holding   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Draka Holding N.V. is the holding company of a number of operating companies which are engaged worldwide in the development, production and sale of cable and cable systems.
Draka focuses on two product groups, viz.: communication cable under the name Draka Comteq, and low-voltage and special-purpose cables, under the name Draka Cableteq.
For more information please visit the Draka Holding website at www.draka.com.
www.draka.fi /drakankcables/NavTopicEnglish/AboutUs/Draka_Holding/index.jsp   (63 words)

 The Draka Universe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
From their beautiful estates built upon the toil of their victims to the grinding horrors of the war of conquest they fight to the cold reaches of outer space, this is a subtly realized world that you will not soon forget.
Anne Marie Talbott has a fair amount of Draka fanfic at her Domination of the Draka website.
John B. Geis has also created a Domination of the Draka page, which includes a visual representation of the progression of the Draka conquest, as well as other background information.
leighkimmel.freeservers.com /reading/draka.html   (620 words)

 Šikovný domek - Stavba papírového draka
Chytíme-li středový spoj provázků a zvedneme draka do vzduchu, měla by mít hlava draka asi 60° úhel a provázky by měli být napnuté.
Úhel draka se dá měnit posunováním uzlíku nahoru a dolů.
Hotový ocas nakonec přivážeme ke spodnímu rohu draka a zajistíme lepidlem.
www.domek.cz /clanky/sikovny/sikovne_venku/papirovy_drak.htm   (347 words)

 where - Draka Arts - tribe.net
If so, we're on a roadtrip now trying to find a home for Draka Arts so we can build the art center, foundry, etc. etc.
HI Draka Arts was based in Nevada, but we are in the process of relocating to San Antonio, TX.
The move has the Draka Arts project on hold - More to come in the spring.
drakaarts.tribe.net /thread/d081d265-40d6-4cac-bbe8-9ca29bcdaaf0   (158 words)

 The Domination Of The Draka - Novels   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
And, to the south, the Domination of the Draka is a giant forge, serf-manned factories pouring out tanks and dirigibles and steam cars as the Janissary legions gather for the final triumph and the ultimate revenge.
Since the Draka conquest of Europe and most of Asia in the 1940's, the American-led Alliance and the Domination of the Draka have glared at each other across the oceans, restrained only by the threat of thermonuclear annihilation.
From the manor houses of the Draka aristocracy and the streets of an alternate-world New York to the farthest reaches of the Solar System, the Draka and their enemies carry on a struggle whose victor will decide the fate of humanity - to be forever free or forever slave.
www.gpfn.sk.ca /~geis/draka/novels.html   (609 words)

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