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  Illyria - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It was settled by a number of Illyrian tribes---the Autariatae, Dassaretae, Chelidones, Taulanti, etc.---who are considered by scholars to be the Illyrians proper, whereas the many groups to the north---Pannoni, Dalmatae, Liburni, Iapodes---are considered to be distinct from the "true" Illyrians to the south (Wilkes, 1992, et.
In the Illyrian Wars of 229 BC and 219 BC, Rome overran the Illyrian settlements in the Neretva river valley and suppressed the piracy that had made the Adriatic unsafe.
The name Illyrians was used by some groups among the Croats up to their period of romantic nationalism in the 19th century, but was eventually abandoned as a potentially misleading anachronism.
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 Illyrian provinces - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Illyrian Provinces (French Provinces illyriennes) were formed in 1809 when Austria ceded with the Treaty of Schoenbrunn its lands Carinthia, Carniola, Croatia southwest of the river Sava, Gorizia and Trieste to France after the defeat at the Battle of Wagram.
The provinces initially consisted of seven provinces: Carinthia (capital Lienz), Istria (Trieste), Carniola (Villach), Civil Croatia (Karlovac), Military Croatia (Senj), Dalmatia (Zadar) and the Dubrovnik and Kotor province (Dubrovnik).
Proclamations were published in the provinces' official journal, Télégraphe officiel, simultaneously in French, German and "Slavonian"; this elevation of a Slavic language to an official language had a great impact on the development of the modern Slovenian language.
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 ILLYRIA - LoveToKnow Article on ILLYRIA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
This region comprises the modern provinces or states of Dalmatia, Bosnia and Hersegovina, and Montenegro, with the southern half of Croatia-Slavonia, part of western Servia, the sanjak of Novibazar, and the extreme north of Albania.
Teuta, the Illyrian queen, rejected the Roman demands for redress, and murdered the ambassadors; but the two Illyrian Wars (229 and 219 n.c.) ended in the submission of the Illyrians, a considerable part of their territory being annexed by the conquerors.
The Illyrian Provinces were occupied by French troops and governed in the interest of Napoleon; the republic of Ragusa was annexed to them in 1811, but about the end of 1813 the French occupation ceased to be effective and the provinces reverted to Austria.
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 Ilirija Forum/Illyria Forum
If at first the barbarians did not settle in the Illyrian provinces, during the war of 579-82, which brought again the Byzantines against the Avars, a new trend appeared, with consequences which were to prove even more serious for the peninsula in general and for the Illyrians in particular.
That was only the beginning of Slav migrations into Illyrian territory and the whole of the Balkan peninsula, for during the last quarter of the century new masses of the Slavs settled within the boundaries of the Empire.
If Illyrians, could've had a reason for optimism, or if they would've seen behind the clouds of the time, they would've seen that they were the only group that managed to preserve the continuity of life when death was crawling around, and they had managed to preserve also their bloodline, culture and traditions.
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 Dalmatia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
In AD 10, during the reign of Augustus, Illyricum was split into Pannonia in the north and Dalmatia in the south, after the last of many formidable revolts had been crushed by Tiberius in AD This event was followed by total submission and a ready acceptance of the Latin civilization which overspread Illyria.
The province of Dalmatia spread inland to cover all of the Dinaric Alps and most of the eastern Adriatic coast.
Dubrovnik was officially annexed to the Illyrian Provinces in 1808.
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 The Medal of the Illyrian Provinces   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The government of the Illyrian Provinces in Ljubljana became the owner of large forests in Carniola, Carinthia and Croatia.
The badge of the first conservation of water and forests represents a high ranking state office of the Illyrian Provinces, responsible for the administration and supervision of water and forest resources and, indirectly, mining, an exceptionally important economic activity in the Illyrian Provinces.
The Illyrian office for water and forests was headed by a general trustee.
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 Illyrian provinces -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
These territories were amalgamated into the Illyrian Provinces, technically part of France, the capital of which was established at (The capital of Slovenia) Ljubljana, modern (A mountainous republic in central Europe; formerly part of the Habsburg monarchy and Yugoslavia; achieved independence in 1991) Slovenia.
The territory of (Click link for more info and facts about Ragusan republic) Ragusan republic, which was annexed to France in 1808, was also integrated into the Illyrian Provinces.
Proclamations were published in the provinces' official journal, Télégraphe officiel, simultaneously in French, German and "Slavonian"; this elevation of a Slavic language to an official language had a great impact on the development of the modern (Click link for more info and facts about Slovenian language) Slovenian language.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/i/il/illyrian_provinces.htm   (667 words)

In 1810 the Kingdom of Italy ceded the Department of Istra to the Illyrian Provinces and the Province of Istra was established with Trieste as its main centre.
The province was equated to departments in France and the superintendent (Angelo Calafati, at the start and end of the Illyrian Provinces) had the same responsibilities as a French prefect.
When the Illyrian Provinces were returned to Austria the name of Illyria was retained and, after a period of provisional government, separate governments were recreated as organs of power in the provinces.
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 CARNIOLA - LoveToKnow Article on CARNIOLA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Triglav is the dividing range between the Alps and the Karst Mountains, and its huge mass also forms the barrier between three races: the German, the Slavonic and the Italian.
Of the total area only 14.8% is under cultivation, and the crops do not suffice for the needs of the province; forests occupy 44.4%, 17.2% are meadows, 15.7% are pastures, and I 17 % of the soil is covered by vineyards.
For administrative purposes the province is divided into eleven districts and one autonomous municipality, Laibach (pop.
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When Genthius, the Illyrian king, took sides with Perseus during the last stand of the Macedonians against Rome (171-168 B.C.), he was banished by the Romans, his kingdom left to disintegrate and later converted into a Roman province (59 B.C.).
Part of the remaining Illyrian tribes submitted voluntarily, and the rest were brought under the Roman yoke by Augustus (23 B.C.).
As late as the middle of the eighth century, the ecclesiastical Provinces of Eastern and Western Illyricum were undoubtedly within the Patriarchate of Rome.
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 History - KOSOVA: The Albanians in Yugoslavia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
This latter province was more readily called Kosova by the Turks in memory of the victory of a battle on the Plain of Kossovo, the "Campo dei Merli" of old Venetian maps.
The Dardanians resisted the Roman invasions as much as did the rest of the Illyrians and after the Roman conquest were not annihilated or absorbed as were not annihilated or absorbed the Illyrians of the coastal areas (See Mirdita, "A propos de la romanisation des Dardaniens" St.Alb., 1972 II pp.
Burial tumuli, characteristic of the Illyrian culture, unearthed in Albania at various localities were also found in Kosova (near Priština and in Lastica near Gjilan); in the district of Kukes which has territorial links with Kosova; in the Dukagjini Plateau (Metohija), in Mjele (near Virpazar), Montenegro, and in the region of Ochrida.
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 WHKMLA : History of the Illyrian Provinces, 1797-1815
The expression "Illyrian" as pertaining to a modern people, was first used by the Austrian administration in 1690, and applied for the Serbs settling in the military frontier area.
These territories were amalgamated into the Illyrian Provinces (technically part of France), the capital of which was established at Lubiana (Laibach, Ljubljana, modern Slovenia).
The hitherto Italian province of Dalmatia, with Ragusa (annexed 1808) was annexed into the Illyrian Provinces.
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His colonel Vialla, in charge of the area visited Montenegro and wrote of the language that it is an "Illyrian dialect." A catholic population survey in the late 1870s on Macedonia identified that the people spoke the Serbian language and noted that ita was called 'Illyrian' (Tutti questi sono in Servia Superiore,e parlano lingua Illirica).
In the 1820s a dictionary of the "Illyrian" language was published in Vienna based on the dialect of the Bosnian Serbs.
With nobody to defend Serbian illyrianism, the Austrian theory prevailed, thus identifying the Albanians as Illyrians, and the Serbs as 'Slavic' newcommers.
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 The Albanians in Yugoslavia in light of historical documents
Despite ethnological and archeological data suggesting that the Illyrian ethnos was formed on Albanian soil prior to the Iron Age, it might perhaps still be premature to maintain a categorical stand as to problems relating to such a distant past.
As for Ragusa, recently Dubrovnik, it was founded in the 7th century by the Romans and the Illyrians fleeing the incursions of the Slavs.
In 1945, when the province of Kosova was officially restored to Yugoslavia by the force of arms, the principle of self-determination was not applied.
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 THE BALKAN PIEDMONT   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The theory about the Albanians' alleged Illyrian roots was launched from the cabinets of Viennese and German scholars where, until then, it had only had the form of a narrow scientific debate, and it was skilfully propagated in a simplified form.
The occupied provinces were covered with a network of foreign officials (58%) and police officers (mostly from Croatia); some Catholics were settled in Serbian-inhabited areas along the Drina river so that the ethnic continuity along the border with Serbia would be interrupted.
From an enthusiastic Illyrian in his youth, Starcevic became an ideologist of racial intolerance and an advocate of the theory about 'the Croatian State Right' as the basis for the creation of an "independent" Croatian state under the Habsburg crown, in which there would be no room for non-Croatian nations.
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 Are Serbians descendants of the Illyrians ? - Stormfront White Nationalist Community   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Majority of Serb, Croats, and Bosnians (slavized Illyrians) are of Illyrian origin while one has to doubt the Illyrian origin of the Albanians (Latin influence in Albanian is from medieval Romanian and not ancient Latin Dalmatian dialect).
Also the Montenegrins like Illyrians are tall and warlike while Albanians were always controlled by someone and were the last nation in the Balkans to get FREED from their semikin the Turks and whose state was created as a direct influence of Austro-Hungary and Germany.
Re: Are Serbians descendants of the Illyrians ?
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 History of Austria - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Danube formed the northern border of Roman territory, which was divided among the provinces (from east to west) of Pannonia, Noricum and Raetia.
The region north of the Danube was settled by the Germanic tribes of the Marcomanni and Quadi.
Although carried out in the midst of the Thirty Years War, which had greatly negative consequences for Habsburg control of the Empire itself, these campaigns within the Habsburg hereditary lands were largely successful, leaving the Emperors with much greater control within their hereditary power base, although Hungary was never successfully re-Catholicized.
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 Search Results for Illyrian - Encyclopædia Britannica
The language of the Illyrian fragments found in Italy is usually called...
After Claudius II's unexpected death, the empire was ruled from 270 to 284 by several “Illyrian” emperors, who were good generals and who tried in an energetic way to restore equilibrium.
From the 8th to the 6th century BC the Greeks founded a string of colonies on Illyrian soil, two of the most prominent of which were Epidamnus (modern Durrës) and Apollonia (near modern Vlorë).
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 Comparative Criminology | Europe - Slovenia
With the exception of Napoleon's 4-year tutelage of parts of Slovenia and Croatia--the "Illyrian Provinces"--Slovenia was part of the Habsburg Empire from the 14th century until 1918.
The republics and provinces also had constitutional courts, which dealt with constitutional questions on their level.
The republics and provinces had corresponding officers, similarly elected and under the direction of the federal prosecutor.
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 Charles Nodier biography .ms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The hero, Charles, who is a variation of the Werther type, desires the restoration of the monasteries, to afford a refuge from the woes of the world.
In 1811 Nodier appears in Ljubljana, then the seat of Illyrian provinces, as editor of a polyglot journal, the Illyrian Telegraph (Télégraph officiel) published in French, German, Italian and Slovenian.
On the evacuation of the Illyrian provinces he returned to Paris, and the restoration found him a royalist, though he retained something of republican sentiment.
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 History of Slovenia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Roman Empire established its rule in the region in the 1st century, after 200 years of fights with the local tribes.
From as early as the 9th century, the lands inhabited by Karantanians, later Slovenes, fell under non-Karantanian ruler, including partial but co-operative control by Bavarian dukes and by the Republic of Venice.
The Slovenes living in the provinces of Carinthia, Carniola and Styria, lived under the rule of the Habsburg dynasty from the 14th century until 1918, with the exception of Napoleon's 4-year tutelage of parts of modern-day Slovenia and Croatia — the "Illyrian provinces".
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 ALBANIA - Online Information article about ALBANIA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Wars (229 and 219 s.c.) ended in the submission of the Illyrians, a considerable part of their territory being annexed by the conquerors.
Figulus in 156, but Figulus was driven back to the Roman frontier, and in Dalmatia the Illyrians were not finally subdued until 165 years afterwards.
Diocletian and Maximian were all sons of Illyrian peasants.
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 Illyrian Provinces --  Encyclopædia Britannica
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It was part of the Roman province of Pannonia in ancient times and was occupied by the Slovenes in the 6th century AD.
The United States is dominated by a range of old mountains and plateaus—the Appalachians—that runs north and south on the east side of the North American continent and young ranges of lofty mountains—the Rockies, Cascades, and Sierra Nevada—that run north and south in the western quarter of the continent.
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 History - Slovenia - Europe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Under the Roman Empire (27 bc-ad 476), Slovenia was part of the provinces of Pannonia and Noricum.
During the Napoleonic Wars, the region was taken from Austria by France and reorganized as part of the Illyrian Provinces from 1809 to 1814.
This brief period of liberal rule fostered Slovene and South Slav nationalism that triumphed at the close of World War I in 1918, with the formation of the Kingdom of the Serbs, Croats, and Slovenes (renamed the Kingdom of Yugoslavia in 1929).
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 Hotels in Croatia - History
The two provinces were united in 925 into a single kingdom which prospered into the 12th century.
Meanwhile, the Dalmatian coast was taken by Venice in the early 15th century and held until the end of the 17th century, when it was taken by Napoleonic France and made part of the Illyrian provinces (along with Istria and Slovenia).
In the late 1980s, severe repression of the Albanian majority in Serbia's Kosovo province sparked fears that Serbia was trying to impose its rule over the rest of the Federation.
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