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  List of kings of Persia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Achaemenid dynasty, 550–330 BC Achaemenes, founder of the dynasty, king of Persia.
Cyrus I of Anshan, son of Teispes, king of Anshan 640–580.
Ariaramnes of Persia, son of Teispes, king of Persia.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_kings_of_Persia   (1251 words)

 List of kings of Babylon: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Shamash-shum-ukin was king of babylon from 669-648 bc....
Nergal-sharezer or neriglissar was king of babylon from 560 to 556 bc....
Labashi-marduk, chaldean king of babylon (556 bce), and son of nergal-sharezer (neriglissar)....
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/l/li/list_of_kings_of_babylon.htm   (5284 words)

 Persia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Persia's weakness was exposed to the Greeks in 401 BC, when the Satrap of Sardis hired ten thousand Greek mercenaries to help secure his claim to the imperial throne (see Xenophon).
Persia was conquered by the Buwayhid tribal confederation from the shores of the Caspian Sea in 913.
Safavid Persia was a violent and chaotic state for the next seventy years, but in 1588 Shah Abbas the Great ascended to the throne and instituted a cultural and political renaissance.
www.aseannewsnetwork.de /articles/content/p/pe/persia.html   (2960 words)

 history of ancient israel and judah - Article and Reference from OnPedia.com
In 1600 BCE, Egypt was conquered by Canaanite tribes known as the Hyksos by the Egyptions.
The reign of King Josiah was accompanied by a religious reformation.
King Nabopalassar of Babylonia attacked and destroyed the Assyrian capitol city of Nineveh and regained Babylonia's independence.
www.onpedia.com /encyclopedia/History-of-ancient-Israel-and-Judah   (2000 words)

 Kingdoms of Persia - Persia
Persia is conquered by Greek Empire and is ruled from Antioch, in Syria.
Persia is liberated from Seleucid Greek rule by tribesmen who have drifted down to Parthia and Bactria.
The Safavids established Shi'ite Islam as a state religion of Persia, which became a major factor in the emergence of a unified national consciousness among the various ethnic and linguistic elements of the country.
www.kessler-web.co.uk /History/KingListsMiddEast/EasternPersia.htm   (946 words)

 Everything about 3rd Century   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
It was the Sassanid kings long sought-after goal to reunify all of the old Achaemenid territory, which brought them into frequent wars against the Roman Empire and later on the Byzantine Empire.
When King Hormizd II died, the Persian magnates killed his eldest son, blinded the second, and imprisoned the third (Hormizd afterwards escaped to the Romans); the throne was reserved for the unborn child of one of the wives of Hormizd.
Persia's earliest known kingdom was the proto-Elamite Empire, followed by the Medes; but it is the Achaemenid Empire that emerged under Cyrus the Great that is usually the earliest to be called "Persian." Successive states in Iran before 1935 are collectively called the Persian Empire by Western historians.
3rd.century.en.wikimiki.org   (12577 words)

 Iran at Caribbean Topfunwebsites   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Use of the word "Persia" to refer to present-day Iran is, however, rare.
Alexander the Great conquered Persia (on his third attempt), but soon after Persia regained its independence in the form of the Parthia and Sassanid dynasty Empires.
During the 19th century Persia came under pressure from both Russia and the United Kingdom leading to a process of modernisation that continued into the 20th century.
www.topfunwebsites.com /guyana/iran.html   (2498 words)

 The History Guy: The War List
This is a pretty watered-down, basic description of this rivalry, but these two nations have fought many, many wars, and William's conquest of England was the starting point for many of the earlier ones.
King Henry VIII of England won a favorable peace from France after winning the Battle of the Spurs on August 16, 1513.
In North America the colonial aspect of the conflict was known as King William's War.
www.historyguy.com /War_list.html   (4061 words)

 Media, Persia, Parthia, & Iran
Bickerman says, "The identity of some kings who issued coins...remains uncertain," and, "not all pretenders and temporary rulers are mentioned in this list," though a fair number of overlapping reigns do seem to be mentioned.
It is also unfortunate that when an Arsacid dynast is installed in Armenia, we don't know his relationship to the contemporaneous Parthian King, Vologezes I. The Parthians were famous for their heavy cavalry, called "cataphracts" (Latin cataphractus, Greek katáphraktos, "mail-clad," or Latin clibanarius, from Greek kríbanos or klíbanos, an earthen or iron pot or pan).
While the official religion of Sassanid Persia was Zoroastrianism, there was also a Christian community, whose line of Patriarchs "of the East" continues to the present, and refugee pagans were accepted from the increasing intolerance of Christian Rome.
www.friesian.com /iran.htm   (2645 words)

 Anatolia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
In such instances, I have either listed the most significant among local conditions, or simply indicated a general period of local conditions.
At a much later era, Bithynia was the heartland of Byzantine opposition to the Latin Empire in the 13th century (see Nicaea), and the cradle of Ottoman power, during the 14th century CE.
It may seem peculiar to provide a separate listing for the capital of both the Byzantine and Ottoman Empires, but this city - one of the truly great cities of the world - is historically interesting in it's own right.
www.hostkingdom.net /turkey.html   (2597 words)

 Lexicon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
List of collective nouns for fish, invertebrates, and plants
List of NATO reporting names for hunter-killer and experimental submarines
List of capitals and larger cities by country
www.glink.net /more_l.html   (266 words)

 Gibbon, The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, vol. 4 ToC: The Online Library of Liberty   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The immunity of Elis and Delphi was respected by the Corinthians; but the poverty of Argos tempted the insolence of oppression; and the feeble complaints of its deputies were silenced by the decree of a provincial magistrate, who seems to have consulted only the interest of the capital in which he resided.
The laborious administration of military and civil affairs, which were multiplied in proportion to the extent of the empire, exercised the abilities of Julian; but he frequently assumed the two characters of Orator84 and of Judge,85 which are almost unknown to the modern sovereigns of Europe.
The elegance of the style, and the rank of the author, recommended his writings to the public attention;33 and in the impious list of the enemies of Christianity, the celebrated name of Porphyry was effaced by the superior merit or reputation of Julian.
oll.libertyfund.org /Home3/HTML.php?recordID=0214.04   (14382 words)

 Assyrian King List researched and edited by Michael Younan
Adad Nirari II reigned 909-889) King of Assyria, son of Ashur Dan II Tukulti Ninurta II reigned 888-884) King of Assyria, son of Adad Nirari II Ashur Nasirpal II reigned 883-859) King of Assyria, son of Tukulti Ninurta II Shalmaneser III
Just by looking at the graphs of kings listed and trends of battles explain the greed and competition for power and control and how selfish at times humans of the earth were.
The King list is currently unofficial and is currently being presented to be recognized as the first complete Mesopotamian king list documented.
www.janansawa.com /kinglist.htm#1   (1991 words)

 Xbox.com | Xbox 360 - Original Xbox Games on Xbox 360
The folks at Xbox® are working hard to add more of your favorite games to this list, so check back often for the latest updates.
This list of titles that have passed hand certification for compatibility with Xbox 360 is provided for informational purposes only and is subject to change without notice.
To ensure the highest quality gaming experience, in the event that an unforeseen technical issue is discovered after hand certification is completed, Microsoft® reserves the right to remove any game name from this list. Please check back often to see the most current list of games.
www.xbox.com /en-US/games/backwardcompatibilitygameslist.htm   (295 words)

 Gibbon, The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, 12 vols. ToC: The Online Library of Liberty
The Character, Conquests, and Court of Attila, King of the Huns — Death of Theodosius the Younger — Elevation of Marcian to the Empire of the East - facsimile PDF (1.7 MB)
Revolutions of Persia after the Death of Chosroes or Nushirvan — His Son Hormouz, a Tyrant, is deposed — Usurpation of Bahram — Flight and Restoration of Chosroes II.
CHAPTER LI - The Conquest of Persia, Syria, Egypt, Africa, and Spain, by the Arabs or Saracens — Empire of the Caliphs, or Successors of Mahomet — State of the Christians, andc.
oll.libertyfund.org /Home3/Book.php?recordID=0214   (2566 words)

 Hindu History -India's Raj Namavali (Political Chronology) during the Ancient Period   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The king who really extended the Gupta Empire was Samudragupta who has inscribed the story of his conquests on the rust-proof Askoka pillar which today stands in the Pithoragarh (where the Kutub Minar was also built later by the Muslim invader Kutub-ud-din Aibak).
This seems to be a fact as many Sassanian nobles from Iran had taken refuge in Sindh and were plotting for the liberation of their country from the Arab yoke.
Three generation of Shahi kings laid down their lives and their kingdom in battling the invaders.
www.hindubooks.org /sudheer_birodkar/hindu_history/landrajnamavali.html   (2533 words)

 Antique Persian Rugs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Contents 1 Persian culture and history 2 Plants and animals named after Persia 3 Places named after Persia 4 Wars that are termed "Persian" 5 Colours called Persian 6 Other uses of the term Persian
Types of Europeanflatwoven carpets include Venetian, Dutch, damask, list, haircloth, and ingrain (aka double cloth, two-ply, triple cloth, orthree-ply).
On a knotted pile carpet (formally, a supplementary weft cut-loop pile carpet), the structural weft threadsalternate with a supplementary weft that rises from the surface of the weave at a perpendicular angle.
www.witchware.com /File/29571-Antique.Persian.Rugs.Html   (473 words)

 The Giant List of Classic Game Programmers
I originally stuck to "one person, one vision" games, as that is what is most interesting to me, but I eventually decided to include ports as well (though undoubtedly ports carry less weight).
When a game was released for multiple, similar platforms, I only listed the version the programmer originally developed.
The list is arranged alphabetically by last name.
www.dadgum.com /giantlist/list.html   (729 words)

 Safi   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Safi is also the name of an Iranian king of the Safavid era.
This is a page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title.
If an article link referred you here, you might want to go back and fix it to point directly to the intended page.
www.askfactmaster.com /Safi   (76 words)

 King Page Titles @ VariedTastes.com (Varied Tastes)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Encyclopedia: Etymological List of Counties of The United Kingdom
Encyclopedia: List of Prime Ministers of The United Kingdom
Encyclopedia: List of Postal Districts In the United Kingdom
www.variedtastes.com /toc/King   (347 words)

 1194   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Profile of the Jewish religious leader and philosopher known as the Ramban.
Mills a variety of flours for food processors, and provides a product list andpricing information.
A chronological listing with their names and links.
abdullah.bloggerus.com /1194   (154 words)

 IGN: Backwards-Compatible Titles Revealed
Along with a compatibility Q&A on the official site, Microsoft released an initial list of Xbox games confirmed to be compatible -- more than 200 already.
Of course, backwards compatibility requires a software emulator -- one good reason to grab the premium X360 package which includes a hard drive and the emulation tools.
Microsoft will be continuously updating the compatibility list with new titles, so be sure to check the real deal frequently.
xbox360.ign.com /articles/666/666344p1.html   (282 words)

 1405   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
A history of the second dynasty of Mamluk rulers in Egypt; includes a list ofrulers and dates.
Extensive list of titles in print in 1996, with an emphasis on works writtenbefore 1800; includes...
Has done important work on regularization of neural networks.
barnaby.blogiston.com /1405   (152 words)

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