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Chevalier de Lorraine

Philippe, Chevalier de Lorraine Philippe of Lorraine Born- 1643 Died- 1702 Paris, France Father- Henri, Count of Harcourt Mother- Marguerite Philippe du Cambaut Philippe of Lorraine, called the Chevalier de Lorraine 1643 – 8 December 1702 was a F ...

                                               

Chronicle

A chronicle is an account of historical events, arranged in order from earliest to latest. A chronicle is different from a narrative or history, as events which are not believed to be important may be excluded from the latter; a chronicler is mor ...

                                               

Angelica Schuyler Church

Angelica Schuyler Church was an American woman from New York. She knew Alexander Hamilton, Benjamin Franklin, the Marquis de Lafayette and Thomas Jefferson.

                                               

Civil defence shelter in Przemysl

Civil defence shelter is one of the Civil Defence objects located in Przemysl. Since 2016 is available for tourists thanks local association Przemyskie Stowarzyszenie Rekonstrukcji Historycznej "X D.O.K.".

                                               

County seat war

A county seat war is an American phenomenon that happened mostly in the Old West as it was being settled. Although, there were similar events elsewhere, such as in southeastern Ohio. As new towns were created and county lines were drawn, there wa ...

                                               

Diplomatics

Diplomatics is a discipline which is concerned with the analysis of historical documents. The word goes back to diploma, which literally means folded. Using the term diplomatics for this science is probably due to a work called De re diplomatica, ...

                                               

Documents on the Persian Gulfs name

Documents on the Persian Gulfs name the eternal heritage ancient time is a book and atlas written and compiled by Dr. M. Ajam. It was published first on 2004. A second edition was published under the supervision of Dr. Pirouz Mojtahedzadeh and Dr ...

                                               

Dynasty

Dynasty means rulers who belong to the same royal family for generations. The term is also used to describe the era during which that family ruled. Famous dynasties were: from England: The House of Tudor 1485-1603 and the House of Stuart 1603-171 ...

                                               

Guillotine

The guillotine is a machine used to execute people by decapitation. A guillotine is made of a heavy blade attached to a rack, which moves up and down on a vertical frame. When the rack is let go, it will fall down and the blade will cut the convi ...

                                               

Hapta Kangjeibung

"Hapta Kangjeibung" is one of the worlds oldest polo ground, situated in Imphal, the metropolis of Manipur, India. Besides being a polo ground, it also serves as one of the largest venues for festivities and fairs in Northeast India.

                                               

Historical method

The historical method are the techniques and guidelines by which historians use primary sources and other evidence to research and then to write history.

                                               

Imphal Polo Ground

The "Imphal Polo Ground", originally known as "Mapal Kangjeibung", is the worlds oldest polo ground, situated in the heart of Imphal, the metropolis of Manipur. It has its earliest recorded history of existence right from the 15th century BC.

                                               

Information Age

After the Agrarian society, and the Industrial revolution, the Information age is the third big epoch in the history of economics. In the information age, information has become a prime economic good, and there are industries that transform infor ...

                                               

Kangla

The "Kangla" was the earliest known fortified capital city of Ancient Manipur. It served as the seat of administration of the rulers of many dynasties, right from the reign of Emperor "Tangja Leela Pakhangba" in 1445 BC.

                                               

Khongjomnubi Nongarol

"Khongjomnubi Nongarol" is an ancient Meitei literary narrative work about the six girls turning into the Pleiades in the sky. Khongjomnubi means the Pleiades and Nongarol means the ascend to heaven. The work is believed to be composed during the ...

                                               

Khuman Kangleirol

"Khuman Kangleirol", also spelt as "Khuman Kangleiron", is a chronicle of the Khuman dynasty. It is one of the most significant historical documents of Kangleipak. It was produced during the reign of Chit Sai. It gives the information on the gene ...

                                               

Khuman Leipaak

"Khuman Leipaak" was an independent powerful kingdom, ruled by the kings of the Khuman dynasty in Ancient Manipur. The principality flourished at the shores of the Loktak lake. Mayang Imphal, the capital city of the kingdom, was situated at the l ...

                                               

Langthabal Konung

"Langthabal Konung" is an old Royal Palace in the Langthabal region in the Imphal West district of Manipur. It served as the seat of administration of many rulers of Medieval Manipur.

                                               

Legacy

In law, a legacy is something that someone gets by inheritance, or by a will. In historical terms, a legacy is something that is handed down from one period of time to another period of time. Often it means something handed down from an ancestor ...

                                               

Magnum Crimen

"Magnum crimen: pola vijeka klerikalizma u Hrvatskoj" is a book first published in Zagreb in 1948. The book was written by a Croatian Roman Catholic priest, Dr. Viktor Novak, who was also a professor at Belgrade and Zagreb Universities, and the m ...

                                               

Manipur of the Mahabharata

Manipura kingdom or Manipuram Rajyam is an ancient kingdom and presently a village in the Khorda district of the Indian state of Odisha. In the Mahabharata, the ancient Hindu scripture, Manipur is mentioned as a kingdom located in the shoreline p ...

                                               

Manung Kangjeibung

The "Manung Kangjeibung" is an ancient Polo Ground, situated inside the Kangla, the old metropolis of Ancient Manipur. It is the inner polo ground, that is one of the two significant polo grounds, another is Mapal Kangjeibung.

                                               

Moirang Kangleirol

"Moirang Kangleirol" is a body of history, literature, folklore, mythology, legends and other accounts originally associated with the ancient kingdom of Moirang. In general sense, the terms Keke, Moirang and Ngangoi are used synonymously since an ...

                                               

Moirang Ningthourol Lambuba

"Moirang Ningthourol Lambuba" is a historical document, which served as the court chronicle of the rulers of the kingdom in Ancient Moirang. It records the genealogy of the kings of the Moirang dynasty. The chronicle also slightly mentioned about ...

                                               

Monarchy of Ireland

A monarchy was in Ireland from ancient times until the early twentieth century. Northern Ireland, as part of the United Kingdom, still has a monarchy. The Gaelic kingdoms of Ireland ended when the Normans invaded Ireland, when the kingdom of Irel ...

                                               

Ningthourol Lambuba

"Ningthourol Lambuba" is an ancient historical document, about the reign of the Meitei kings of Ancient Manipur. It is a long roll of the monarchs with the activities of the kings of Manipur. The scripture contains 348 leaves. It supplemented the ...

                                               

Nongda Lairen Pakhangba

"Nongda Lairen Pakhangba", originally spelt as "Nongta Lailen Pakhangpa", is the first ruler of the Ningthouja dynasty of Ancient Manipur. He ascended the throne of the kingdom in 33 AD and ruled till 154 AD. His identity was always mingled with ...

                                               

Old Style and New Style dates

Old Style and New Style are terms used for calendar dates in English language historical studies, for two reasons. The first reason is that the method of dating that is most widely used around the world today, as the Gregorian calendar, was intro ...

                                               

Oral history

Oral history is history that is told rather than written down. It is given through talking rather than reading a book. It is usually passed from generation to generation in order to explain events that have occurred. Though today oral history is ...

                                               

Origin of Polo

Despite innumerable claims from various nations and kingdoms for the origin place of the world famous game of polo, Ancient Manipur has the earliest history of the sports, right from 3100 BC. Next to it, the earliest history is followed by that o ...

                                               

Panthoibi Khongul

Panthoibi Khongul is an ancient Meitei literary work, narrating about the quest of goddess Panthoibi. The text highlights the love saga of Panthoibi and her ultimate lover Nongpok Ningthou, after leaving her husbands house. Many scholars believe ...

                                               

Poireiton Khunthok

"Poireiton Khunthok" or "Poireiton Khunthokpa" is an ancient Meitei literary narrative work, describing about the immigration of a band of colonies, led by a man, Poireiton, the prince and younger brother of Thongaren, the god of the underworld k ...

                                               

Primary source

A primary source is an original document or other material that has not been changed in any way. It is a reliable first-hand account usually written at or near the time the event occurred. Usually it was produced by someone with direct personal k ...

                                               

Puya (Meitei texts)

A Puya is any old manuscript written in Meitei language. It is based on varying topics, especially religion, mythology, philosophy and history of Ancient Manipur.

                                               

Puya Mei Thaba

Puya Mei Thaba was a historical event of the burning of the sacred scriptures of Sanamahism, the ancient Meitei faith under the tyrannical orders of Emperor Pamheiba on the 23rd day of the Manipuri lunar month of Wakching in 1729 AD in front of t ...

                                               

Race (sociology)

The term race or racial group refers to dividing the human species into groups. The most widely used human racial types are those based on visual traits. Modern biology says that there is only one human race. But the word race also has a meaning ...

                                               

Sagol Kangjei

"Sagol Kangjei" is a ancient traditional form of the modern polo, which was played in Ancient Manipur since 3100 BC till present. It was reproduced into a formal sports form by King Kangba, of Ancient Manipur. Manipuri horses are notably used in ...

                                               

Secondary source

A secondary source is a document or recording that writes or speaks about information that is one step removed from the original source. The secondary source depends on the primary source or original source of the information. Secondary sources i ...

                                               

Qutb Shah

Qutb Shah or Qutub Shah was a fictitious person, a Folk hero who never existed in history but according to many stories and legends, he ruled in Herat Afghanistan sometime around 960 AD and then shifted to India. The actual story of a legendary r ...

                                               

Sigillography

Sigillography is the study of the seals used on documents. It is one of the auxiliary sciences of history. It has links to diplomatics, heraldry, social history, and the history of art. This field of study was started in the 15th century by stude ...

                                               

History of slave trade

                                               

Slavery in the United States

Slavery in the United States was the legal institution of human slavery in the United States. Slaves were mostly Africans and African Americans. Slavery existed in the United States of America in the 18th and 19th centuries. Slavery existed in Br ...

                                               

Space Age

The Space Age is the time period in human history related to the space race, space exploration, and space technology. Most people say this started when Sputnik 1 was launched in 1957, and continues to today. This has influenced culture such as in ...

                                               

Temperance movement

The temperance movement is a social movement against the consumption of alcoholic beverages. During the 19th and early 20th centuries, the temperance movement became very big in many countries. It led to Prohibition in the United States, which la ...

                                               

The Transformation of the World: A Global History of the Nineteenth Century

The Transformation of the World: A Global History of the Nineteenth Century by Jurgen Osterhammel, an expert for global history, concentrates on the 19th century, a period when human history was arlready globally connected. Osterhammel carefully ...

                                               

Toreirol Lambuba

"Toreirol Lambuba" is an ancient veritable account of toponyms and descriptions of nomenclature of the places, particularly located on the river banks. Beginning with the epic adventure of Yoimongba and Taothingmang, the two Meitei princes in the ...

                                               

Torquemada

Tomas de Torquemada, also written in English as Thomas of Torquemada, was a Castilian Dominican friar. He was the first Grand Inquisitor in the Spanish Inquisition. The Inquisition made thousands Jews and Muslims leave Spain.

                                               

Treaty of Aranjuez (1801)

The Treaty of Aranjuez was signed on 21 March 1801 by France and Spain. It confirmed the terms of the secret Third Treaty of San Ildefonso dated 1 October 1800. That treaty said Spain would give its North American colony of Spanish Louisiana for ...

                                               

Tumulus

A Tumulus is a certain type of grave. The word comes from Latin. This way of burying people was common in the Stone age, Bronze Age, and Iron Age. There are different layouts. Sometimes sarcophaguses were used, at other times, urns were placed in ...

                                               

Tutenglon

"Tutenglon" is an ancient Meitei text, based on the saga of the two Meitei princes, Yoimongba and Taothingmang, who took upon themselves the superhuman task of dredging the channels of the biggest and the longest rivers in Manipur, the Iril and t ...

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