Shall we start with Asia this time?
"We started with Asia last time," Kiki snapped, oriental features and towering height marking his mixed breeding.
Kiki, the Ancient from Asia, sat beside Kris at the small conference table and looked him over with a frown.
In the north-east of Asia and its adjacent islands occur two allied species - the Fringilla sinica of Linnaeus and the F.
Another bank i ioo fathoms from the surface runs south from the east end of Crete, separating the Pola Deep from the depths of the Levant basin, in which a depth of 1960 fathoms was recorded near Makri on the coast of Asia Minor.
In the later 4th century the name survives only (a) as a geographical expression for part of the coast of Asia Minor, (b) in European Greece as the name of that section of the Northern Amphictyony in which Athens and its colonies were reckoned.
Whilst Alexander had been grounding his power in Asia Minor, he had run a narrow risk of losing his base in Europe.
In Asia Alexander learnt that Bessus had taken the diadem as Darius' successor in Bactria, but so soon as he marched against him Aria rose in his rear, and Alexander had to return in all haste to bring the revolt under.
The second book continues the history of his conquests, and the third contains the victory over Porus, the relations with the Brahmins, the letter to Aristotle on the wonders of India, the histories of Candace and the Amazons, the letter to Olympias on the marvels of Farther Asia, and lastly the account of Alexander's death in Babylon.
There are also several Albanian settlements in European Turkey and Asia Minor, some founded by military colonists who received grants of land from successive sultans, others owing their origin to enforced migrations after insurrections in Albania.
Kaisarieh), chief town of a sanjak in the Angora vilayet of Asia Minor.
It is still the most important trade centre in eastern Asia Minor.
But Sulla in Greece and Fimbria in Asia defeated his armies in several battles; the Greek cities were disgusted by his severity, and in 84 he concluded peace, abandoning all his conquests, surrendering his fleet and paying a fine of 2000 talents.
VAD occurs mostly in Africa and South East Asia where rice is the staple food.
It is as much Asia or Africa as New England.