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Old 10-10-2014, 07:27 PM   #877
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Arrow Orb of Fire

1974 September 12 – Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia is deposed by the Derg, bringing an end to the Solomonic dynasty's rule since 1270. The Ethiopian Civil War begins - Jeff "Skunk" Baxter joins Doobie Brothers...

The "Orb" and Lee "Scratch" Perry - Ball of Fire...

Africa 1270 Before August – King Louis IX of France launches the 8th Crusade in an attempt to recapture the crusader states from the Mamluk sultan Baibars; the opening engagement is a siege of Tunis.
August 25 – King Louis IX of France dies while besieging the city of Tunis, possibly due to poor quality drinking water.
October 30 – The siege of Tunis and the Eighth Crusade end by an agreement between Charles I of Sicily (Louis IX's brother) and the sultan of Tunis.

Asia In Korea, the Sambyeolcho Rebellion begins against the Goryeo Dynasty, a puppet government of the Mongol Empire/The ancient city of Ashkelon is captured from the crusader states and utterly destroyed by the Mamluk sultan Baibars, who goes so far as to fill in its important harbor, leaving the site desolate and the city never to be rebuilt\The city of Tabriz, in present-day Iran, is made capital of the Mongol Ilkhanate Empire/The independent state of Kutch is founded in present-day India\A census of the Chinese city of Hangzhou establishes that some 186,330 families reside within it, not including visitors and soldiers. (Historian Jacques Gernet argues that this means a population of over 1 million inhabitants, making Hangzhou the most populous city in the world.)...

Europe The Summa Theologica, a work by Thomas Aquinas that is considered within the Roman Catholic Church to be the paramount expression of its theology, is completed (year uncertain)/The Sanskrit fables known as the Panchatantra, dating from as early as 200 BCE, are translated into Latin from a Hebrew version by John of Capua\The cathedral on the Rock of Cashel in Ireland is completed...'re outnumbered..You need more men..There are none..There are those who dwell in the mountain.. Murderers.. Traitors..You would call upon them to fight?. They believe in nothing..They answer to no one..We know that you know, Mr. Caul.. For your own sake, don't get involved any further..We'll be listening to you...

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