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  Frederick III of Sicily - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Frederick III (or II) (1272 – 1337), King of Sicily, was the third son of King Peter III of Aragon and Sicily, and of Constance, daughter of Manfred.
Frederick landed in Calabria, where he seized several towns, encouraged revolt in Naples, negotiated with the Ghibellines of Tuscany and Lombardy, and assisted the house of Colonna against Pope Boniface.
In 1337 Frederick died at Paternione, and in spite of the peace of Caltabellotta his son Peter II of Sicily succeeded.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Frederick_III_of_Sicily   (781 words)

 Frederick III the Simple - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
1341-1377), "The Simple", King of Sicily from 1355 to 1377, was the second son of Peter II of Sicily and Isabel of Carintia.
"Frederick the Simple" is often confused with an earlier Sicilian monarch, Frederick II, who chose to call himself "Frederick III" because he was the third son of another Sicilian king, Peter, even though he was actually only the second King Frederick to occupy the Sicilian throne.
The beginning of Frederick III's reign was plagued by intermittent wars with the Kingdom of Naples.
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 MSN Encarta - Search Results - Frederick III (of Sicily)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Frederick III (of Sicily), called The Simple (1341-77), king of Sicily (1355-77); he was a member of the Sicilian branch of the Aragonese dynasty.
Frederick II (of Sicily) (1272-1337), king of Sicily (1296-1337), who established an independent dynasty on the island.
Frederick III (Holy Roman Empire) (1415-1493), Holy Roman emperor (1440-1493), and as Frederick IV, king of Germany (1440-1486).
encarta.msn.com /Frederick_III_(of_Sicily).html   (156 words)

 ROBERT II. (OF FRANCE) - LoveToKnow Article on ROBERT II. (OF FRANCE)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
It was probably in consequence of this accident that his brother Robert, earl of Fife, and not the crown prince himself, was made guardian of the kingdom in 1389; but the latter succeeded to the throne on his father's death in May 1390.
He did not claim the crown of France when his brother died in 898; but recognizing the supremacy of the Carolingian king, Charles III., the Simple, he was confirmed in his offices and possessions, after which he continued to defend northern France from the attacks of the Normans.
ROBERT (1275-1343), king of Naples, was the son of Charles II., duke of Anjou and king of Naples, and in his youth took part in several expeditions to Sicily with the object of wresting the island from Frederick III.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /R/RO/ROBERT_II_OF_FRANCE_.htm   (1317 words)

 Timeline - Up to 1330
Given the rival emperors (Louis of Bavaria and Frederick of Austria) in the Holy Roman Empire, pope John XXII states that all imperial jurisdiction resides with the papacy.
Edward III of England and Philippa of Hainault are married.
Queen Isabella gives him a chilly reception, according to one report saying that Edward III 'was the son of a king, and would not do homage to the son of a count'.
www.maisonstclaire.org /timeline/timeline.html   (2541 words)

 ninemsn Encarta - American War of Independence
Britain's king, George III, who had succeeded to the throne in 1760, was determined to play an active role in governing the nation.
Due to the king's ineptitude, however, the result was political instability and a lack of direction in national affairs at the same time that Britain's crisis with its American colonies developed.
Bowing to colonial economic boycotts, Parliament, guided by the new Prime Minister, Lord Frederick North, repealed the Townshend Acts in 1770 but retained the tax on tea to assert its right to tax the colonies.
au.encarta.msn.com /encyclopedia_761569964/american_war_of_independence.html   (1276 words)

 III. Of Mr. Booker T. Washington and Others. Du Bois, W. E. B. 1903. The Souls of Black Folk   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
It began at the time when war memories and ideals were rapidly passing; a day of astonishing commercial development was dawning; a sense of doubt and hesitation overtook the freedmen’s sons,—then it was that his leading began.
Washington came, with a simple definite programme, at the psychological moment when the nation was a little ashamed of having bestowed so much sentiment on Negroes, and was concentrating its energies on Dollars.
To be sure, ultimate freedom and assimilation was the ideal before the leaders, but the assertion of the manhood rights of the Negro by himself was the main reliance, and John Brown’s raid was the extreme of its logic.
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 Chronology History of Naples
Joanna is attacked by Louis III of Anjou, Martin V, Sforza; defended by Caracciolo with the assistance of Alfonso of Aragon and the condottiere Braccio da Montone
Peter III is crowned as Peter I of Sicily, refuses homage to the pope
Frederick II (younger brother of James I), on James coming to terms with Pope Boniface VIII and abdicating the kingship of Sicily (1295), with the backing of the Sicilian Estates declares himself an independent king; he is excommunicated by the Pope and war against Naples follows
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The III Corps attack would have to push off through a fragmentary screen of friendly troops whose positions were uncertain, against an enemy whose exact location was unknown, over terrain which had not been scouted by the Third Army.
The problem facing the III Corps was not the simple one of gaining access to Bastogne or of restoring physical contact with the forces therein, contact which had existed as late as 20 December.
At Gaffey's request the III Corps commander shifted the boundary between the 4th Armored and the 26th Division, making the infantry division responsible for the Bigonville sector and releasing CCR, on the night of the 24th, for employment on the open west flank of the corps with entry into Bastogne as its primary mission.
www.army.mil /cmh-pg/books/wwii/7-8/7-8_21.htm   (22216 words)

 Mass. Dept. of Revenue - Directive 99-7: Deductibility of Simple Contributions by Self-Employed Taxpayers
Eligible employees make contributions to SIMPLE accounts by electing to have the employer contribute on their behalf ("elective employer contributions") a percentage of their salary.
All three types of contributions to SIMPLE accounts (elective employer contributions, employer matching contributions and nonelective contributions) are excluded from federal and Massachusetts gross income.
A SIMPLE account may be adopted in the form of either a cash or deferred arrangement ("SIMPLE 401(k)" established under I.R.C. § 401(k)(11)) or an individual retirement arrangement ("SIMPLE IRA" established under I.R.C. § 408(p)).
www.dor.state.ma.us /rul_reg/dir/dir_99_7.htm   (703 words)

 Joseph Brant (Thayendanegea), Mohawk
He retained his commission in the British Army and was awarded a grant of land on the Grand River in Ontario by Govenor Sir Frederick Haldimand of Canada in 1784.
Her Majesty's Chapel of the Mohawks was built in 1785 at the order of King George III.
The simple wooden structure survives today as the oldest Protestant church in Ontario and is the only church outside the United Kingdom with the status of Chapel Royal.
www.indians.org /welker/brant.htm   (1814 words)

 Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2004.06.06   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
This impression is strengthened when letters by Hildegard are read together with those of her correspondents, which often seem prosaic by comparison.
First there is a group of exchanges between Hildegard and nuns, monks, abbesses, abbots, and entire monastic communities, and then a section of letters to clergy of unknown locale.
Third is her correspondence with powerful secular figures such as Frederick Barbarosa (both before and after he was crowned Holy Roman Emperor), King Henry II of England and Eleanor of Aquitaine, Queen of England.
ccat.sas.upenn.edu /bmcr/2004/2004-06-06.html   (1765 words)

 RFC 3489 (rfc3489) - STUN - Simple Traversal of User Datagram Protocol (UD   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Abstract Simple Traversal of User Datagram Protocol (UDP) Through Network Address Translators (NATs) (STUN) is a lightweight protocol that allows applications to discover the presence and types of NATs and firewalls between them and the public Internet.
The protocol described here, Simple Traversal of UDP Through NAT (STUN), allows entities behind a NAT to first discover the presence of a NAT and the type of NAT, and then to learn the addresses bindings allocated by the NAT.
Approaches III (Section 12.2.3) IV (Section 12.2.4), when using the relaying technique, and VI (12.2.6), however, are not preventable through server signatures.
www.faqs.org /rfcs/rfc3489.html   (14364 words)

 Frederick Wesche III, Rutgers College Class of 1939   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The very first flight was September 16, 1940, Albany, Georgia, and most of these were just simple maneuvers, plus being able to recover from unusual attitudes of the airplane, including … spins and stalls and whatnot that you might get into trouble.
Pre-flighting a simple walk around and checking certain things on the airplane, and he takes the aircraft log, the maintenance log, and looks it through.
It shows the recent, past history of the airplane, written by the previous people who’d flown it and any comments to be made, or for that matter anything that had to be fixed.
fas-history.rutgers.edu /oralhistory/Interviews/wesche_III_frederick.html   (24025 words)

 Battlefield of the Future   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
In simple terms, however, there are but three: make it too expensive for the enemy to resist, with “expensive” understood in political, economic, and military terms; physically prevent an enemy from doing something by imposing strategic or operational paralysis on him; or destroy him absolutely.
Contrary to Clausewitz, destruction of the enemy military is not the essence of war; the essence of war is convincing the enemy to accept your position, and fighting his military forces is at best a means to an end and at worst a total waste of time and energy.
The reason is simple; well before it makes any sense to talk about mechanics, it is imperative to decide what effect you want to produce on the enemy.
www.airpower.maxwell.af.mil /airchronicles/battle/chp4.html   (7504 words)

 The Guild of San Lorenzo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
III was styled emperor of Ethiopia from 1936 to 1943, king of Albania
1814-1846 Francis IV (son of Mary Beatrice, daughter of Ercole III, and Ferdinand, son of emperor Francis I) 1846-1859 Francis V (son; deposed, died 1875; union with the kingdom of Sardinia 1860)
Peter III, King of Aragon, to assume the crown.
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Frederick William Faber
In 1847 Faber was ordained priest and with his zealous community, now forty in number, converted the whole parish, except "the parson, the pew-opener, and two drunken men." In 1848, Newman arrived from Rome with his new congregation of the Oratory of St. Philip Neri, and established himself at Old Oscott, Birmingham, then renamed Maryvale.
With singular disinterestedness, Faber placed himself under Newman as a simple novice, taking with him all his community who were willing to follow his example.
Unswerving loyalty to the Holy See was his watchword, and devotion to the Mother of God was for him the safeguard of faith and the source and support of true piety.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/05740c.htm   (784 words)

 Gothic Church in Quake III: Arena   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
As you can see, I highly simplified the design of the church in my map a great deal from the real world cathedral.
Most noticeably, I created a simple basilica-style plan, instead of the eclectic real-world plan.
The lines have been kept as clean and orderly as those of a flight of wild geese, massing in perfect harmony buttresses, flying buttresses, pinnacles, windows and conical roof.
www.sodabob.com /3DGames/ChurchLog/LeMans   (298 words)

 LITUANUS. Vol. 38, No. 4 - Winter 1992
III (MAN I) Ideally there should be a clear differentiation in the actor's voices, especially in the men's: the women - soprano (I) and mezzosoprano or contralto (II), the men — tenor (III) and bass-baritone or bass (IV).
One of the drapes falls of the wall and exposes a screen with part of a huge face on it which is difficult to identify.
Finally III can't stand it any longer and goes to the drape which hides the rest of the face.
www.lituanus.org /1992_4/92_4_05.htm   (2166 words)

 Frederick A. Matsen III, MD - Orthopedics - Quest Diagnostics Patient Health Library
Matsen is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in the research and treatment of shoulder and elbow problems.
Harryman DT II, Matsen FA III, Sidles JA (1997).
Matsen FA III, Lippitt SB, Sidles JA, Harryman DT (1994).
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The now Emperor Charles III was nowhere near up to the task of holding off the Vikings and Arabs who were currently ravaging even the inner parts of the realm.
Charles the Simple's most famous and important deed was to cede some land, which became Normandy, to the Norse chieftan Rollo in 911.
Meanwhile, Pope Innocent III had declared a "Crusade" against the heretical Cathari (or Albigensians) in the south of France (or Languedoc).
www.friesian.com /francia.htm   (14328 words)

 Medieval Sourcebook: Three Sources on the Ravages of the Northmen in Frankland, c. 843 - 912   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
There Odo, his brother Robert, and the Count Ragenar distinguished themselves for bravery; likewise the courageous Abbot Ebolus, the nephew of the bishop.
A keen arrow wounded the prelate, while at his side the young warrior Frederick was struck by a sword.
Frederick died, but the old man, thanks to God, survived.
www.fordham.edu /halsall/source/843bertin.html   (2259 words)

 Home Page
That's because Fred Gerth Sr., had a simple philosophy when he founded the business: provide a professional service and quality merchandise at an affordable price.
And for 101 years, through three generations of Gerths, that is what we have done.
Fred Gerth Sr., Frederick Gerth Jr., and Fritz Gerth III, in 1955.
www.gerths.com   (216 words)

 Socialism: Utopian and Scientific (Chpt. 3)
To concentrate these scattered, limited means of production, to enlarge them, to turn them into the powerful levers of production of the present day — this was precisely the historic role of capitalist production and of its upholder, the bourgeoisie.
Capitalist Revolution — transformation of industry, at first be means of simple cooperation and manufacture.
Otherwise, the Royal Maritime Company, the Royal porcelain manufacture, and even the regimental tailor of the army would also be socialistic institutions, or even, as was seriously proposed by a sly dog in Frederick William III's reign, the taking over by the State of the brothels.
www.marxists.org /archive/marx/works/1880/soc-utop/ch03.htm   (6711 words)

 2blowhards.com: Q & A With Jim Kalb, Part Three
For the simple reason that the American "tradition" is liberalism, and I think both of you greatly underestimate its' power to "bind society together" (which is the function of re-ligion)...
But it is the result of only one or 2 simple rules.
Mercer: Simple algorithms give rise to very complex patterns, but I don't see any grounds for saying that very complex patterns are the same as consciousness.
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 Ancestors of Eugene Ashton ANDREW & Anna Louise HANISH King Charles FRANCE, III ANDREW ANGERMUELLER HANISH STRUDELL ...
The New Columbia Encyclopedia, 1975, p510, Charles III: "The Simple, Born 879, Died 929, French King (893-923), son of King Louis II the Stammerer.
As a child he was excluded from the succession at the death (884) of his half brother Carloman and at the deposition (887) of King Charles III the Fat, who succeeded Carloman.
"When Louis' father, Charles III The Simple was imprisoned in 923, his mother, Eadgifu, daughter of the Anglo-Saxon king Edward the Elder, took Louis to England.
www.geneal.net /2397.htm   (528 words)

 Middle East Open Encyclopedia: 1377   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
May 22 - Gregory XI issues five Bulls in which the opinions of John Wyclif are condemned.
June 21 - Edward III dies at age 65.
June 21 - King Edward III of England (born 1312)
www.baghdadmuseum.org /ref/index.php?title=1377   (528 words)

 Maximilian Genealogy Master Database 2000
SCOTLAND, Alexander III the Glorius of King b.1241
SCOTLAND, Donald III Bane of King of Scots b.1033
SIMPLE, Charles III the King of France b.879
www.pwestern.f9.co.uk /maximilia/index3s.htm   (168 words)

But differences are resolved, for a time, with a simple switch in the articles on offer, from the bloody flesh of soldiers to the fair flesh of Lady Blanche, a most eligible bride sold into a most politic and expedient settlement.
Such certainly was the case of writers during the reign of Henry VII, who sought to legitimize Henry’s reign by flening that of Richard III (Fussner 7-9).
In 1592, Duke Frederick of Wurttemberg, complained that the English "care little for foreigners, but scoff and laugh at them; and moreover one dare not oppose them, else the street-boys and apprentices collect together in immense crowds and strike to the right and left unmercifully without regard to person" (Rye 7).
www.marshall.edu /engsr/SR1998.html   (16475 words)

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