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  • 11th
  • Thirty-three belfries in Flanders and Wallonia, built between the 11th and 17th centuries, symbolise the power of the aldermen. (sme.sk)
  • towns
  • These two towns continued as rival entities until the 19th century, when a spate of new building joined them together and expanded south onto the Sava floodplain, with a rectilinear new town of squares and public buildings. (britannica.com)
  • Muslim
  • Throughout Muslim history, this was a major port for pilgrims heading for Mecca. (lexicorient.com)
  • By the end of the 8th century, Muslim forces had conquered and settled most of the Iberian Peninsula . (wikipedia.org)
  • Compared to the repressive policies of the Visigothic Kingdom , who, starting in the sixth-century had enacted a series of anti-Jewish statutes which culminated in their forced conversion and enslavement, the tolerance of the Muslim Moorish rulers of al-Andalus allowed Jewish communities to thrive. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Reconquista , or the gradual reconquest of Muslim Iberia by the Christian kingdoms in the North, was driven by a powerful religious motivation: to reclaim Iberia for Christendom following the Umayyad conquest of Hispania centuries before. (wikipedia.org)
  • India
  • Most of north and northwestern India between the 1st and 3rd centuries CE was under the control of the Kushans. (wordpress.com)
  • The adaptations of Sasanian coin type of bust/ fire altar in Afghanistan travelled into northwestern India in 6th century CE. (wordpress.com)
  • second half
  • The Plantin-Moretus house in Antwerp: Christoph Plantin was the greatest printer-publisher of the second half of the 16th century. (sme.sk)
  • The nomadic Hunas, pressured by the Chinese rulers, swung westward only to face prolonged conflicts with the Sasanian rulers in the second half of the 5th century. (wordpress.com)
  • A picture hailing from the Renaissance shows the Virgin Mary with her parents, Saint Ann and Saint Joachim, an artwork dating from the second half of the 16th century. (private-prague-guide.com)
  • Culture
  • In addition to searching the library catalog and WorldCat for full-length books and printed primary sources, and JumpStart for secondary source journal articles, you can use the following databases to locate additional sources in topics such as art, music, religion, and culture as well as history. (dickinson.edu)
  • city
  • At the time of the Croatian national revival in the 19th century, the city was the centre of both a pan-Yugoslav movement and a Croatian independence movement. (britannica.com)
  • Old Rhodes is a walled-in city that was occupied by the Knights of Saint John from the 13th to the 16th century. (travelingmom.com)
  • Much of the old city was destroyed and then restored throughout the centuries but the imprint of the Knights is still there. (travelingmom.com)
  • Date
  • The shallow carving of the scholar on the top and the dragons amid clouds on the sides suggests a thirteenth-century date. (metmuseum.org)
  • role in the history
  • The island of Kilwa Kisiwani has played a key role in the history of Tanzania. (klm.com)
  • As a political centre, Zagreb played an important role in the history of Croatia, which struggled first against Turkey and later against attempted Germanization by Austria . (britannica.com)
  • major
  • White with blue striped and patterned fabrics were produced in Italy and were a major export from the 12-16th C. Most often seen as table and. (historicenterprises.com)
  • present
  • We present the first part of work concerning the history of autopsy. (termedia.pl)
  • By the 14th century, most of the Iberian Peninsula (present-day Spain and Portugal ) had been reconquered by the Christian kingdoms of Castile , Aragon , León , Galicia , Navarre , and Portugal . (wikipedia.org)
  • Knights
  • When the Stockhammer family took over the castle at the start of the 18th century, they had the Knights' Hall redone, adding stucco ornamentation to the walls and ceiling vault and had an exquisite fresco painted in the chapel. (private-prague-guide.com)
  • full
  • This was a full century after Jews had been openly practicing their religion in Spain and synagogues were once more legal places of worship under Spain's Laws of Religious Freedom. (wikipedia.org)
  • capital
  • It is a great place to start your exploration of both the capital and the country, as the museum focuses on the history of this part of Africa as well as all humankind. (klm.com)