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Medieval Geopolitics: How a Pope shares in the divine power of God

By Andrew LathamAt the end of the twelfth century, Pope Innocent III issued a document known as the Quanto personam. What kind of influence did it have on ideas about sovereignty and power in the medieval era?The Quanto personam, which emphasized the absolute power of the Pope, had inadvertently led to a wide intellectual exchange concerning the boundary of the powers wielded by both spiritual and secular authorities.
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Blohm and Voss Bv 141 from Below

Blohm & Voss Bv 141 from Below Here we see the Blohm & Voss Bv 141, an unusual asymmetric reconnaissance aircraft that only reached the prototype stage, late in the Second World War.
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Richard Henry Lee

Richard Henry Lee was one of the leading lights of the Revolutionary generation and played important roles at almost every stage of America’s drive for independence. He was born at Stratford in Westmoreland County, Virginia and received his education at Wakefield in Yorkshire, England. As a young man at the beginning of the French and Indian War, he raised a militia unit, but — perhaps fortuitously for him — his services were rejected by Edward Braddock.
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Pioneer Valley AO-140 - History

Pioneer Valley(AO-140: dp. 21,880 (f), 1. 524& 39;; b. 68& 39;, dr. 30& 39; s. 16 k.cpl. 52; a. none; cl. Suamico; T. T2-SE-Ai)Pioneer Valley, built as MC hull 1947 for U.S. Maritime Commission by Kaiser Corporation, Portland Ore., was laiddown 27 July 1944; launched 6 September, sponsored by Mrs. Charles R.
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