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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
- 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).
- 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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