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  • 1 Phi Kappa Sigma — Infobox Fraternity letters = ΦΚΣ name = Phi Kappa Sigma crest = motto = Stellis Aequus Durando ( Equal to the Stars in Endurance. ) nickname = Phi Kaps, Skulls, or Skullhouse colors = Black and Old Gold symbol = Maltese Cross flower = Yellow… …

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  • 2 black-jack — n. 1. [Term used by miners.] Blende, zinc blende, sulphuret of zinc, false galena, mock lead. 2. Black flag, piratical ensign, skull and cross bones …

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  • 3 List of Honorverse characters — This is intended to be a comprehensive list of the names of even minor fictional character in the Honorverse, a series of military science fiction novels written by David Weber. Characters are sorted by their last name. Some are sorted by first… …

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  • 4 A. Bertram Chandler — Infobox Writer name = A. Bertram Chandler pseudonym = George Whitley, George Whitely, Andrew Dunstan, S.H.M. birthname = Arthur Bertram Chandler birthdate = birth date|1912|3|28|df=y birthplace = Aldershot, England deathdate = death date and… …

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  • 5 Jolly Roger — The Jolly Roger is the name given to any of various flags flown to identify a ship s crew as pirates. [Oxford English Dictionary, Second Edition 1989, under Roger, n.2.4 records the first usage as: 1785 GROSE Dict. Vulgar T. s.v. Roger, Jolly… …

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  • 6 Flintloque — is a Historo Fantasy Skirmish miniatures wargame based on the Napoleonic Wars. It was created and written by Mac Coxhead and Steve Blease and it was published by Alternative Armies in 1995. The initial release of Flintloque 1st edition was… …

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  • 7 Emanuel Wynn — (or Emanuel Wynne) was a French pirate of the 1700s, and was the first pirate to fly the Jolly Roger. His design incorporated an hourglass beneath the bones.British Admiralty Records, in the Public Records Office in the UK show, in a report dated …

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  • 8 Stephen Roskill — Infobox Military Person name=Stephen Wentworth Roskill honorific suffix= 1st Viscount of Hyndhope, C.B.E., D.S.C. lived=1 August, 1903 – 4 November, 1982 caption= nickname= placeofbirth= London, United Kingdom placeofdeath= Cambridge, United… …

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  • 9 Hubert de Brienne, Comte de Conflans — Born 1690 Paris Died 27 January 1777 (aged 86 or 87) Paris Allegiance France Service/ …

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  • 10 Aegean civilizations — The Bronze Age civilizations that arose and flourished с 3000–1000 BC in the region bordering the Aegean Sea. They included Crete, the Cyclades, the Greek mainland south from Thessaly, including the Peloponnese, and Macedonia, Thrace, and western …

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