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King James Bible: Genesis, Chapter 14
Chapter 14 14:1 And it came to pass in the days of Amraphel king of Shinar, Arioch king of Ellasar, Chedorlaomer king of Elam, and Tidal king of nations; 14:2 That these made war with Bera king of Sodom, and with Birsha king of Gomorrah, Shinab king of Admah,...
Old Testament >> Genesis
King Arthur and the Cymry Heroes
The Celtic Britons called themselves the Cymry, which meant "fellow countrymen" in their Celtic tongue. Once Roman rule ended in Britain in about 410 A.D., a power vacuum developed, leading to the onslaught of Germanic invasions by Angles and Saxons,...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
King James Bible: Numbers, Chapter 21
Chapter 21 21:1 And when king Arad the Canaanite, which dwelt in the south, heard tell that Israel came by the way of the spies; then he fought against Israel, and took some of them prisoners. 21:2 And Israel vowed a vow unto the LORD, and said, If thou wilt...
Old Testament >> Numbers
King James Bible: John, Chapter 19
Chapter 19 19:1 Then Pilate therefore took Jesus, and scourged him. 19:2 And the soldiers platted a crown of thorns, and put it on his head, and they put on him a purple robe, 19:3 And said, Hail, King of the Jews! and they smote him with their hands. 19:4...
New Testament >> John
King James Bible: Acts, Chapter 26
Chapter 26 26:1 Then Agrippa said unto Paul, Thou art permitted to speak for thyself. Then Paul stretched forth the hand, and answered for himself: 26:2 I think myself happy, king Agrippa, because I shall answer for myself this day before thee touching all...
New Testament >> The Acts
King James Bible: Mark, Chapter 15
Chapter 15 15:1 And straightway in the morning the chief priests held a consultation with the elders and scribes and the whole council, and bound Jesus, and carried him away, and delivered him to Pilate. 15:2 And Pilate asked him, Art thou the King of the...
New Testament >> Mark

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What Louis XIV Can Teach Donald Trump
No, I am thinking of the man the French consider their greatest king: Louis XIV (1638-1715; technically becoming king at the age of five, and ruling from 1643 until his death).
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Challenging Washington's Architectural History
Washington's love affair with history dates to 1791, when George Washington's planner, the Frenchman Pierre Charles L'Enfant, laid out a powerful beacon of democracy using 17th-century vistas borrowed from Louis XIV's gardens at Versailles. L'Enfant's ...
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In the 17th century, French King Louis XIV wore high heels for fashion. In the early 2000s, Time Warner (NYSE: TWX) HBO series “Sex and the City” played a role in introducing mainstream audiences to the world of designer heel collectors through the ...
Country cooking — just plain simple cooking
King Louis XIV popularized the potato in France in the 18th century. A feast with only potato dishes was served in 1767. It was just the beginning of the spread of using potatoes.

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