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Composite monarchy, also nowadays referred to as a confederation of individual polities or kingdoms ruled by one king, originated by the dynastic union of the Kingdom of Aragon and the County of Barcelona and ended as a consequence of the Spanish War of Succession. Wikipedia

  • Aragon

    Autonomous community in Spain, coextensive with the medieval Kingdom of Aragon. In northeastern Spain, the Aragonese autonomous community comprises three provinces (from north to south): Huesca, Zaragoza, and Teruel. Wikipedia

  • Spain

    Country in Southwestern Europe with some pockets of territory across the Strait of Gibraltar and the Atlantic Ocean. Situated on the Iberian Peninsula. Wikipedia

  • Kingdom of Aragon

    Medieval and early modern kingdom on the Iberian Peninsula, corresponding to the modern-day autonomous community of Aragon, in Spain. It should not be confused with the larger Crown of Aragon, that also included other territories — the Principality of Catalonia (which included the former Catalan Counties), the Kingdom of Valencia, the Kingdom of Majorca, and other possessions that are now part of France, Italy, and Greece — that were also under the rule of the King of Aragon, but were administered separately from the Kingdom of Aragon. Wikipedia

  • Kingdom of Valencia

    One of the component realms of the Crown of Aragon. When the Crown of Aragon merged by dynastic union with the Crown of Castile to form the Kingdom of Spain, the Kingdom of Valencia became a component realm of the Spanish monarchy. Wikipedia

  • Kingdom of Sardinia

    State in Southern Europe from the early 14th until the mid-19th century. Member of the Council of Aragon and initially consisted of the islands of Corsica and Sardinia, sovereignty over both of which was claimed by the Papacy, which granted them as a fief, the regnum Sardiniae et Corsicae , to King James II of Aragon in 1297. Wikipedia

  • Spanish Empire

    One of the largest empires in history. From the late 15th century to the early 19th century, Spain controlled a huge overseas territory in the New World, the Southeast Asian archipelago of the Philippines, what they called "The Indies" (Las Indias) and territories in Europe (centering on the so-called Spanish Road), Africa and Oceania. Wikipedia

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    • The 13th century also witnessed the Crown of Aragon, centred in Spain's north east, expand its reach across islands in the Mediterranean, to Sicily and Naples.Spain-Wikipedia
    • At this time, though united by marriage, the Crowns of Castile and Aragon maintained distinct territories, each keeping its own traditional institutions, parliaments, laws and currency.Catalonia-Wikipedia
    • It became part of the County of Provence during the 10th century, although its renewed prosperity was curtailed by the Black Death of the 14th century and a sack of the city by the Crown of Aragon in 1423.Marseille-Wikipedia
    • Sicily was ruled as an independent kingdom by relatives of the kings of Aragon until 1409 and then as part of the Crown of Aragon.Sicily-Wikipedia
    • The club's original crest was a quartered diamond-shaped crest topped by the Crown of Aragon and the bat of King James, and surrounded by two branches, one of a laurel tree and the other a palm.FC Barcelona-Wikipedia
    • In 1496, his son Philip the Fair married Joanna the Mad, the heiress of Castile and Aragon, thus acquiring Spain and its Italian, African, Asian and New World appendages for the Habsburgs.Austria-Wikipedia

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