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1) Brut. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...British race, descendant of Aeneas. His story appears in Nennius and in Geoffrey of Monmouth, and his name gives the titles to long poems by Wace and Layamon....

2) Bharat. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Bharat, (brut) (KEY) , a name for the Republic of India. It is derived from Bharata, a tribe famous in Vedic tradition. Some Indians, particularly Hindu nationalists,...

3) Bharatpur. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Rajasthan state, N central India. It is a district administrative center and agricultural market. The city is noted for products fashioned from ivory and sandalwood....

4) Layamon. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Ernley (Arley Regis) near Radstone. His Brut is a chronicle in 32,341 short lines on the history of Britain, from the fall of Troy to the arrival of Brutus in Britain...

5) Wace. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...King Henry II made him canon of Bayeux. His Roman de Brut (1155) is a long, rhymed chronicle of British history based on the Historia of Geoffrey of Monmouth. Wace's...

6) Lear. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...English king, supposed descendant, through Locrine and Brut, of Aeneas of Troy. The story of Lear and his three daughters probably originated in early Celtic mythology....

7) Brutus, legendary founder of the British race. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Brutus, legendary founder of the British race, legendary founder of the British race: see Brut....

8) Robert of Gloucester. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Possibly a monk of Gloucester, he is known only from the vernacular metrical chronicle of English history that bears his name. The chronicle, which covers the period...

9) Arthurian legend. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Arthurian legend, the mass of legend, popular in medieval lore, concerning King Arthur of Britain and his knights. 1 Medieval SourcesThe battle of Mt. Badon-in which,...

10) school of Paris. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...The center of international art until after World War II, Paris was a mecca for artists who flocked there to participate in the most advanced aesthetic currents of...

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