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States and Territories Established in 925 - Kingdom of Croatia (Paperback) Loot Price: R261
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States and Territories Established in 925 - Kingdom of Croatia (Paperback): Books Llc

States and Territories Established in 925 - Kingdom of Croatia (Paperback)

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Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Excerpt: 11021527 The Kingdom of Croatia or the Croat Kingdom (Croatian: Kraljevina Hrvatska or Hrvatsko Kraljevstvo; Latin: Regnum Croatiae or Regnum Croatorum) was a medieval kingdom covering most of what is today Croatia and Bosnia and Herzegovina in the Balkans. Established in 925, it ruled as a sovereign state for 150 years. Its participation was marked in various conflicts with the Venetians, Bulgarians, Magyars and, occasionally in an opposition against the Pope. The goal of injecting the Slavic language in the religious service was initially brought and introduced by a 10th century native bishop Gregory of Nin. 1102, after a period of time definded as a succession crisis for the Trpimirovi Dynasty, the kingdom lost its full-scale sovereignty by the creating of a personal union with the Kingdom of Hungary. The Croatian kingdom de jure existed until 1918. The Coming of the Croats to the Adriatic by Oton IvekoviNo contemporary written records about the migration have been preserved, especially not about the events as a whole and from the area itself. Instead, historians rely on records written several centuries after the facts, and even those records may be based on oral tradition. The Croats were a Slavic tribe, coming into the Balkans from an area in and around today's Poland or western Ukraine. Many modern scholars believe that the early Croat people, as well as other early Slavic groups, were agricultural populations that were ruled by the nomadic Iranian-speaking Alans. It is unclear whether the Alans contributed much more than a ruling caste or a class of warriors; the evidence on their contribution is mainly philological and etymological. The book De Administrando Imperio, written in the 10th century, is the most referenced source on the ... More: http://booksllc.net/?id=2582233


Imprint: Books + Company
Country of origin: United States
Release date: May 2010
First published: May 2010
Creators: Books Llc
Dimensions: 152 x 229 x 2mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 26
ISBN-13: 978-1-156-19910-7
Categories: Books
LSN: 1-156-19910-7
Barcode: 9781156199107

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