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African Empires - Comparison
... Vansina (1962) discusses the classification of Sub-Saharan African kingdoms, mostly of Central, South and East Africa, with some additional data on West African (Sahelian) kingdoms distinguishing five types, by ... Examples are Ruanda, Nkore, Soga and Kongo in the 16th century regal kingdoms kingdoms where the king controls the external affairs directly, and the internal affairs via a system ... incorporative kingdoms kingdoms where the king only controls only the external affairs with no permanent administrative links between him and the chiefs of the provinces ...
Monarchy In Ireland - Gaelic Kings and Kingdoms
... of as few as five and as many as nine main kingdoms, subdivided into dozens of smaller kingdoms ... The primary kingdoms were Connacht, Ailech, Airgíalla, Ulster, Mide, Leinster, Osraige, Munster and Thomond ... The following is a list of the main Irish kingdoms and their kings ...
List Of Rulers Of Bengal
... Bengal was split up into several independent kingdoms, completely unifying only several times ... In ancient times, Bengal consisted of the kingdoms of Pundra, Suhma, Anga, Vanga, Rarh and Harikela ... with Bihar, parts of northwestern Bengal were also incorporated into the kingdom of Magadha ...
Three Kingdoms (TV Series)
... Three Kingdoms is a Chinese television series based on the events in the late Eastern Han Dynasty and the Three Kingdoms period ... is based on Luo Guanzhong's classical novel Romance of the Three Kingdoms, the historical text Records of the Three Kingdoms, and other related stories ...
BB Senshi Sangokuden
... (BB戦士 三国伝, BB Warrior Romance Of The Three Kingdoms?) is the SD Gundam series for 2007 and the 18th work in the Musha Gundam series ... Chinese literature, Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... certain story elements, as well as the names of the Three Kingdoms themselves, are fictionalized ...

Famous quotes containing the word kingdoms:

    You are my lover and I am your mistress and kingdoms and empires and governments have tottered and succumbed before now to that mighty combination.
    Violet Trefusis (1894–1972)

    How will it be with kingdoms and with kings—
    With those who shaped him to the thing he is—
    When this dumb Terror shall rise to judge the world,
    After the silence of the centuries?
    Edwin Markham (1852–1940)

    Then the devil led him up and showed him in an instant all the kingdoms of the world.
    Bible: New Testament, Luke 4:5.