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The Oxford Companion to Chaucer

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2005

province in north-east Spain, formerly the kingdom of Aragon, which was united, by royal marriage, with Catalonia in 1137, ...

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The Oxford Companion to Italian Literature

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2005
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Spanish dynasty implanted in Sicily by Peter I as a result of the anti-French revolt of the Sicilian Vespers ( ...

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The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages

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2010
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Originally a county, Aragon became a kingdom, roughly corresponding to the modern autonomous community of Aragon, under the rule ...

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World Encyclopedia

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2004
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Region in ne Spain. In 1479 the Kingdom of Aragón became part of Spain, but retained its own government, currency ...

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Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages

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2005
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The region that bears the name of Aragon nowadays occupies 47,669 sqare kilometres, covering three natural units: the central Pyrenees ...

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The Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance

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2005
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A kingdom in north-eastern Spain which at its greatest extent, in the thirteenth century, included Catalonia, Montpellier, Valencia, the Balearics, and ...

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The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (2 ed.)

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an autonomous region of NE Spain, bounded on the north by the Pyrenees and on the east by Catalonia and Valencia; capital, Saragossa. Formerly an independent kingdom, which was conquered ... More

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