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Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Originally from Colorado Springs, Colorado, this US quintet made headlines as the first rock band to be signed to urban music svengali Timbaland’s Mosley Music Group label. Formed in 2004...

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Luba One of the largest ethnic groups of the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Zambia.

Elizabeth Heath.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 538 words.

One of the earliest iron-working groups in Central Africa, the ancestors of the Luba were farmers who occupied the Lake Kisale region around the fourth century. These communities slowly...

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OneRepublic

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Originally from Colorado Springs, Colorado, this US quintet made headlines as the first rock band to be signed to urban music svengali Timbaland’s Mosley Music Group label. Formed in 2004...

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OneRepublic

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 273 words.

Originally from Colorado Springs, Colorado, this US quintet made headlines as the first rock band to be signed to urban

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Roman Republic, Year One

T.P. Wiseman.

in Unwritten Rome

November 2008; p ublished online January 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ancient History (Non-Classical, to 500 CE). 6549 words.

The historical tradition attributes five different consuls to the first year of the Roman republic, clear evidence of rival foundation legends that originally had no connection with each...

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Kongo Largest ethnic group in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and one of the largest in southern Republic of the Congo and northern Angola.

Elizabeth Heath.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 667 words.

Now dispersed throughout three countries in western Central Africa, the Kongo were once a highly centralized kingdom extending from the Congo River to the Kwango and Kwanza Rivers. The...

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Chokwe Ethnic group of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Angola, and Zambia; one of the richest trading groups in the Congo basin prior to Belgian colonialism.

Elizabeth Heath.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 345 words.

Originally seminomadic hunters in the savanna of northeast Angola, the Chokwe migrated to the Congo basin in the early nineteenth century. There, the Chokwe settled in villages and began...

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Lunda Ethnic group that became one of the most powerful states in Central Africa during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, and which continues to exert considerable influence in the Katanga province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, northern Zambia, and eastern Angola.

Elizabeth Heath.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 711 words.

According to some oral histories, the Lunda formed around 1450, when a group from the Luba royal family broke off to establish their own kingdom to the west of the Lake Kisale region. In...

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John Adams's Republic: The One, the Few, and the Many

Kathleen Bartoloni-Tuazon.

in Journal of American History

June 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: United States History. 517 words.

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“A Little State Within a Larger One”: The Expansion of Jewish Welfare During the Weimar Republic

in Germans into Jews

July 2009; p ublished online June 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cultural Studies. 10626 words.

This chapter turns to a broader examination of social welfare as a means of facilitating the social and biological rejuvenation of German Jews. Following the war, the entire spectrum of...

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The Portuguese Republic at One Hundred, ed. Richard Herr and António Costa Pinto

J. Ruiz.

in The English Historical Review

June 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: World History; British History; European History; International History. 714 words.

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