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  • 141 English longbow — The English longbow, also called the Welsh longbow, was a powerful type of medieval longbow (a tall bow for archery) about 6 ft 6 in (2.0 m) long used by the English, Scots and Welsh, both for hunting and as a weapon in medieval warfare. English… …

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  • 142 Rudyard Kipling — Infobox Writer name = Rudyard Kipling caption =Kipling in his study, 1895 pseudonym = birthname = birthdate = birth date|1865|12|30|mf=y birthplace = Bombay, India deathdate = death date and age|df=yes|1936|1|18|1865|12|30 deathplace = Middlesex… …

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  • 143 Samurai — For other uses, see Samurai (disambiguation). Samurai in armor, 1860s. Hand coloured photograph by Felice Beato …

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  • 144 Battle of Mohács — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Battle of Mohács partof=the Ottoman wars in Europe and Ottoman Hungarian Wars caption=Battle of Mohacs 1526 by Bertalan Székely date=August 29, 1526 place=Mohács, Baranya, south of Budapest, Hungary… …

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  • 145 Louis VII of France — Infobox French Royalty|monarch name=Louis VII the Young title=King of the Franks; Duke of Aquitaine caption= Louis VII the Young of France reign=25 October 1131 – 1 August 1137 1 August 1137 – 18 September 1180 reign type=Junior king Senior king… …

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  • 146 Cystic fibrosis — Classification and external resources A breathing treatment for cystic fibrosis, using a mask nebuliser and a ThAIRapy Vest ICD 10 E …

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  • 147 Edward, the Black Prince — Infobox British Royalty|royalty name = Edward the Black Prince caption = Edward the Black Prince from an illuminated manuscript title = Prince of Wales; Duke of Cornwall spouse = Joan, Countess of Kent issue = Edward Richard II royal house =… …

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  • 148 Donatello — This article is about the artist. For other references to Donatello, see Donatello (disambiguation). Donatello Donatello s statue outside of the Uffizi Galleria. Birth name Donato di Niccolò di Betto Bard …

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  • 149 Speech to the Troops at Tilbury — The Speech to the Troops at Tilbury was delivered on 9 August Old Style, 19 August New Style 1588 by Queen Elizabeth I of England to the land forces earlier assembled at Tilbury in Essex in preparation of repelling the expected invasion by the… …

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  • 150 Cybele — This article is about the Anatolian Earth Goddess. For other uses of Magna Mater, see Magna Mater (disambiguation). For other uses of Cybele, see Cybele (disambiguation). Full faced Luvian rock carving of the Phrygian Cybele in Mount Sipylus… …

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  • 151 Protesilaus — For the butterfly, see Protesilaus (butterfly). In Greek mythology, Protesilaus (Ancient Greek: Πρωτεσίλαος, Protesilaos), was a hero in the Iliad who was venerated at cult sites in Thessaly and Thrace. Protesilaus was the son of Iphicles, a lord …

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  • 152 Corset — A drawing of a luxury hourglass corset from 1878, featuring a busk fastening at the front and lacing at the back A corset is a garment worn to hold and shape the torso into a desired shape for aesthetic or medical purposes (either for the… …

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  • 153 Pilum — The pilum (plural pila ) was a heavy javelin commonly used by the Roman army in ancient times. It was generally about two meters long overall, consisting of an iron shank about 7 mm in diameter and 60 cm long with pyramidal head. The iron shank… …

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  • 154 Military history of Japan — History of Japan Paleolithic 35,000–14,000 BC Jōmon period 14,000–300 BC Yayoi period 300 BC–250 AD Kofun period 250 …

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  • 155 Codpiece — Henry VIII wearing a codpiece A codpiece (from Middle English: cod, meaning scrotum ) is a covering flap or pouch that attaches to the front of the crotch of men s trousers and usually accentuates the genital area. It was held closed by string… …

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  • 156 Imperium — For other uses, see Imperium (disambiguation). Imperium is a Latin word which, in a broad sense, translates roughly as power . In ancient Rome, different kinds of power or authority were distinguished by different terms. Imperium, referred to the …

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  • 157 Isao Takahata — Infobox Person name=Isao Takahata caption=Isao Takahata (2002) birth date=birth date and age|1935|10|25 birth place=Ise, Mie prefecture, Japan death date= death place= occupation = Film directornihongo|Isao Takahata|高畑 勲|Takahata Isao|born… …

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  • 158 Jousting — is a sport played by armored combatants mounted on horses. It consists of competition between two mounted knights using a variety of weapons, usually in sets of three per weapon (such as tilting with a lance, blows with the battle axe, strokes… …

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  • 159 Museo del Prado — Prado redirects here. For other uses, see Prado (disambiguation). Museo del Prado Established 1819 Location Paseo del Prado, Madrid, Spain …

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  • 160 Sun Ce — Three Kingdoms infobox Name=Sun Ce imagesize=200px Title=Warlord Kingdom= Born=175 Died=200 Predecessor=Sun Jian Successor=Sun Quan Simp=孙策 Trad=孫策 Pinyin=Sūn Cè WG=Sun Tse Zi=Bofu (伯符) Post=Prince Huan of Changsha (長沙桓王) Other=Little Conqueror… …

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