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warlords

Chinese generals commanding private armies who dominated various provinces politically as well as militarily between 1916 and 1928.
References in classic literature ?
How do you explain it, John Carter, Warlord of Mars, or do you try to explain it?
I said that I would and so he told it to me, and now I shall try to re-tell it for you as nearly in the words of The Warlord of Mars as I can recall them, but in the third person.
No longer may John Carter be Prince of Helium"--he paused--"but instead let him be Jeddak of Jeddaks, Warlord of Barsoom
He bowed his acknowledgment of the compliment to his father, John Carter, Warlord of Mars.
But they ignored the fact that economic power was in the hands of economic warlords who monopolized the economic incentives provided by the government.
War, Warlords, and Interstate Relations in the Ancient Mediterranean
He also pointed that some of warlords make fun of law on basis of their money while, adding that we are moving forward an impatient society like Africa was in the past.
TEHRAN (FNA)- World of Warcraft's fifth expansion pack Warlords of Draenor will release on Thursday, November 13, Blizzard announced.
Joseph Dunford, the commander of US forces in Afghanistan, says that the US government has unintentionally empowered warlords and fostered corruption in Afghanistan.
by Habibur Rahman Sherzai on 17 April, 2014 - 17:44 KUNDUZ (Pajhwok): Some warlords and government departments owed more than 100 million afghanis in unpaid electricity bills to the power utility in northern Kunduz province, an official said on Thursday.
Afghanistan has been cursed by its warlords and militias; they continue to exert influence in all fields.