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by PRINCE WILLIAM
Mon Aug 02, 2021 8:32 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
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Views: 77653

Re: The Counting Game

It seems that 834 has no specific characteristics in maths, or dear Damo would have stated them.

Αrticle 835 of the Greek Civil Code determines the amount of a Hotel's responsibility if items of value given for safekeeping are lost.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Thu Jul 22, 2021 1:38 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 942
Views: 77653

Re: The Counting Game

My God! I hope there is an elevator too!

833 AD Byzantine Empire and the Abbasid Caliphate came to a truce after two centuries of war, raids and counter raids. It doesn't stand for long.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sat Jul 17, 2021 1:04 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 942
Views: 77653

Re: The Counting Game

828- some Venetian Merchants stole some relics tied to St. Mark from Alexandria, Egypt, controlled, of course, by the Islamic empire. This begins: a) an increased interest in relics; b) a financial war between the Abbasids and Venice; and c) a decrease in friendly communication between Islam and Ch...
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sun Jul 04, 2021 7:18 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 942
Views: 77653

Re: The Counting Game

827 AD Valentine becomes the 100th pope. Unfortunately for him, this will last only for 44 days.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Fri Jul 02, 2021 4:06 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 942
Views: 77653

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825 AD King Egbert of Wessex defeats Beornwulf of Mercia near Swindon. The battle marks the end of the Mercian domination of southern England. The kingdoms of Kent, Surrey, Sussex and Essex submit to Wessex, and East Anglia acknowledges Egbert as High King (bretwalda).
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sat Jun 26, 2021 5:18 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 942
Views: 77653

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821 AD On April the 7th Saint George bishop of Mytilene (Lesvos) dies in exile for defending the honour of icons.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Fri Jun 25, 2021 12:55 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 942
Views: 77653

Re: The Counting Game

8:19 The time I left for my office this morning.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Mon Jun 21, 2021 12:39 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 942
Views: 77653

Re: The Counting Game

817 AD Emperor Louis I divides the Frankish Empire among his three sons: Lothair, the eldest, is proclaimed co-emperor in Aachen and becomes the overlord of his brothers. He receives the dominion of Burgundy (including German and Gallic parts). Pepin, the second son, is proclaimed king of Aquitaine ...
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sun Jun 20, 2021 8:17 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 942
Views: 77653

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815 AD A false council in Constantinople marks the beginning of the second period of the Iconoclastic schism which was shorter but much more severe especially under the rule of Theophilus.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sun Jun 20, 2021 5:01 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 942
Views: 77653

Re: The Counting Game

Oh, it didn't appear when I looked. Mea Culpa.

On September 11 813 AD, Louis the Pious, king of Aquitaine is crowned co-emperor of the Franks, with his father Charlemagne. (Louis was the only surviving legitimate son but at least he overlived his father!),
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Thu Jun 17, 2021 1:59 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 942
Views: 77653

Re: The Counting Game

811 AD Abbasid caliph al-Amin appoints Ali ibn Isa ibn Mahan as governor of Khurasan, in northeast Persia, and sends him with an army of 40,000 men against his half-brother al-Ma'mun. (this brotherly love!) Ibn Mahan's army is defeated by a smaller army under Tahir ibn Husayn, at Rayy. During the fi...
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Wed Jun 16, 2021 6:12 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 942
Views: 77653

Re: The Counting Game

Yes, you are right, I misscalculated.

808 AD Exiled King Eardwulf of Northumbria is able to return to his kingdom, with the support of Charlemagne and Pope Leo III. He ousts the usurper, King Ælfwald II.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Tue Jun 15, 2021 12:16 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 942
Views: 77653

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This is a record I'd like to try breaking!

807 AD An uprising occurs in the city of Mérida, the capital of Extremadura, against the Umayyad Emirate of Córdoba, it is the first of many. Yet the city will be free only 413 years later.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sun Jun 13, 2021 10:58 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 942
Views: 77653

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805 ΑD, a bad year for the Slavs. While in the south a raid to take Patra (a Greek city on Peloponnese the place where Saint Andrew was crucified) fails and may are killed or enslaved; on the north are defeated by Charles, son of Charlemagne, who conquers Bohemia.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sat Jun 12, 2021 5:21 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 942
Views: 77653

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803 AD Emperors Nikephoros I and Charlemagne settle their imperial boundaries in the Adriatic Sea and sign the Pax Nicephori ("Peace of Nikephoros"). The Byzantines retain control of the coastal cities and islands in Dalmatian Croatia, while the Frankish rule is accepted over Istria and the Dalmatia...
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Fri Jun 11, 2021 10:55 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 942
Views: 77653

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800 AD On Christmas Day Charlemagne is crowned Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire starting an Empire that was nor Holy, neither Roman!
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Thu Jun 10, 2021 12:57 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 942
Views: 77653

Re: The Counting Game

798 AD King Alfonso II of Asturias campaigns against the Arab Muslims in Al-Andalus. With Frankish military support, he raids into Andalusia and sacks Lisbon. At the same time Bahlul ibn Marzuq, a Vascon-Muslim military leader, revolts in Zaragoza against the Arab-Muslim government of Al-Andalus. Fr...
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Wed Jun 09, 2021 5:57 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 942
Views: 77653

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796 AD Offa dies and the Saxon kingdoms are again independent of Mercia, there will be two more centuries before England sees one king ruling it all.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Tue Jun 08, 2021 5:21 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 942
Views: 77653

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792 AD Offa, king of Mercia and a really fearsome man, arranges coastal defences to fend off Viking attacks. He forms an alliance with Essex, Kent and Sussex, in an attempt to unify England (under his own crown, of course!).
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sat Jun 05, 2021 1:11 pm
Forum: New Games
Topic: Phillip - classic game
Replies: 2
Views: 147

Re: Phillip - classic game

A link would be useful.