The Kingdom or Principality of Galicia–Volhynia (Old East Slavic: Галицко-Волинскоє князство; Ukrainian: Галицько-Волинське князівство; Latin: Regnum Galiciae et Lodomeriae), also known as the Kingdom of Rus (Ukrainian: Королівство Русь, Latin: Regnum Rusiae) from 1253, was a medieval state and vassal of the Golden Horde in ...
This is a list of major cities and towns which belonged to the Kingdom of Galicia and Lodomeria from the Congress of Vienna in 1815 until the dissolution of Austria-Hungary in 1918. Between those dates, the Kingdom of Galicia and Lodomeria consisted mostly of the territories gained by the Habsburg Empire in the First Partition of Poland in 1772.
In 739, a rebellion in Galicia, assisted by the Asturians, drove out Muslim forces, and it joined the Asturian kingdom. The Kingdom of Asturias became the main base for Christian resistance to Islamic rule in the Iberian Peninsula for several centuries. Warfare between Muslims and Christians
Who were the Hittites? At one time the Hittites were one of three superpowers in the ancient world. Tudhaliya IV (1237–1209 B.C.E.) ruled over the Hittite Kingdom during its heyday and is depicted here on a rock carving from the Hittites’ sacred open-air shrine at Yazilikaya, less than a mile from the Hittite capital of Hattusa in present-day Turkey.