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The 13 Colonies of America: Clickable Map 13 Originals 13 Colonies Map/Quiz Printout - EnchantedLearning. 13 Original Colonies Citizenship Test

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What are the names for the thirteen moons of the year?
There are thirteen Lunar months in the year, the Full Moon is near the mid point of the Lunar Month. The Lunar Moons listed here may not always occur as given because the first New Moon of a new Lunar Year may not coincide with the first day of the first...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Everything you always wanted to know about the beliefs of the Founding Fathers that your Congressman will never tell you!
Through the Dark Ages, civilization and learning languished under the iron rule of the church. Finally, through the rediscovery of the Pagan Classics, Plato, Aristotle, Epictetus, Plotinus and many other philosophers, the west began to see a glimmer of the...
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
King James Bible: Numbers, Chapter 3
Chapter 3 3:1 These also are the generations of Aaron and Moses in the day that the LORD spake with Moses in mount Sinai. 3:2 And these are the names of the sons of Aaron; Nadab the firstborn, and Abihu, Eleazar, and Ithamar. 3:3 These are the names of the...
Old Testament >> Numbers
King James Bible: Numbers, Chapter 29
Chapter 29 29:1 And in the seventh month, on the first day of the month, ye shall have an holy convocation; ye shall do no servile work: it is a day of blowing the trumpets unto you. 29:2 And ye shall offer a burnt offering for a sweet savour unto the LORD;...
Old Testament >> Numbers
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
The Goddess
Although often depicted as a woman, she is none, and she is all of them. "I am every woman!" And every woman is the Goddess. She is the mystery of the life-giving and life-taking rhythm of nature, the great void and well of endless possibilities....
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca

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The Thirteen Colonies
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Thirteen Colonies
Thirteen Colonies. First 13 States of the U.S.

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Cambridge students 'robbed' on University Challenge
Homerton student Thomas Grinyer buzzed in on the picture round and identified the image as the flag of “the Thirteen Colonies”. But Mr Paxman said it was not and the question was passed over to the Oxford team.
Since they all believe in traditional values and original intent of the Founders, it should be obvious - if it's not one of the thirteen colonies, it's not America. And if it's Texas, then it's definitely not America.
"Super Committee" Supersedes Constitution?
Considering that there were originally thirteen colonies, eleven states would not have even been sufficient during America's founding.
Who says we're taxed too much?
Let's face it: we get plenty out of the decision in 1776 to turn thirteen colonies into a single nation, and most of us would be reluctant to part with even a small part of those benefits. Politicians took a lot of flak during the debt ceiling debate.

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Thirteen Colonies - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Thirteen Colonies were English and later British colonies established on the Atlantic coast of North America between 1607 and 1733.
13 Originals
The history of the original 13 colonies is a tangled tale indeed. There are many ways to view the events and, in hind sight, it is easy to think you understand.
The Thirteen Colonies
The 13 Colonies - good information about each state. 50 States - current information, flags, some history. Daily Life in the Colonies (Interactive).
13 Original Colonies
The 13 Colonies of America: Clickable Map
This is a map of the 13 Colonies of America. Click on a colony to learn more about it.

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