Balearic Isles

Balearic Isles, a group of five islands off the coast of Valencia, in Spain, Majorca the largest; inhabitants in ancient times famous as expert slingers, having been one and all systematically trained to the use of the sling from early childhood; cap. Palma (58).

Population (circa 1900) given as 312,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Bale, John * Balfe, Michael William
Baldachino
Bald`er
Balderstone, Caleb
Baldrick
Baldung, Hans
Baldwin
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Baldwin I.
Baldwin I.
Bale, John
Balearic Isles
Balfe, Michael William
Balfour, A. J.
Balfour, Francis Maitland
Balfour, Sir James
Balfour of Burley
Bali
Baliol, Edward
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Baliol, Sir John de
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