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The two-headed eagle

John Biggins

The two-headed eagle

a novel

by John Biggins

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Published by Secker & Warburg in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby John Biggins.
The Physical Object
Pagination367p. :
Number of Pages367
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22315373M
ISBN 100436201291
OCLC/WorldCa60093555

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the two-headed eagle of the ancient and accepted rite. W. J. Chetwode Crawley The most ornamental, not to say the most ostentatious feature of the Insignia of the Supreme Council, 33° of the Ancient and Accepted [Scottish] Rite, is the double-headed eagle, surmounted by an Imperial Crown. Introduction. The two-headed eagle consists of the body, wings and claws of an eagle and has two heads. It is of very old origin. In the middleages it was the symbol of rank of a Roman caesar and was used by rulers wearing the title of kaiser, tsar and basileus, and also by rulers entitled titles were used by those rulers governing one of the parts of the Roman .

Two-Headed Eagle fantastic heraldic figure symbolizing authority, strength, and unity. The oldest depiction dates from the seventh or sixth century B.C., discovered on archaeological monuments of ancient Media. From the fourth through the 15th centuries the two-headed eagle was the state emblem of Byzantium, the symbol of the unity of the Eastern and. The two-headed eagle is seen less and less during the last Hittite period (from the 9th to the 7th century BC) and totally disappears after the end of the empire. Byzantine Empire Constantinople was the successor of Rome, and the Byzantine Greeks continued the use of the old imperial "single-headed" eagle motif.


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The Russian Empire had a coat of arms, displayed in either its greater, middle and lesser version. Its escutcheon was golden with a black two-headed eagle crowned with two imperial crowns, over which the same third crown, enlarged, with two flying ends of the ribbon of the Order of Saint State Eagle held a golden scepter and golden globus r: Russian Federation.

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Throughout history it has also featured in many cultures around the world, including Ancient Persia, the Holy Roman Empire, the Byzantine Empire, the Venetian Republic, and Scandinavia.