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 Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet - Sheffield
 Abbey Dore
 Abbey National
 Abbey Road (London)
  - and EMI
 Abbots Bromley Horn Dance
 Abbotsford - and Walter Scott
  - brief description
 Abbotsholme - and Bedales
 Abbot's Kitchen - Glastonbury
 Abd-al-Malik - and the dinar
 Abd-al-Rahman I - Umayyad dynasty in Spain
 Abd-al-Rahman III - caliph of Cordoba
 Abd-el-Kader - amir of Mascara
 Abd-el-Krim - and the uprising of 1921-6
 abdication crisis (1936)
 Abdul-Aziz - sultan of Turkey
 Abdul-Hamid II - sultan of Turkey
 Abdullahi ibn Mohammed - the Khalifa
 Abdurrahman Khan, amir of Afghanistan
 Abel, Frederick - and James Dewar
 Abel, Karl Friedrich - and J.C. Bach
 Abelard - and Heloïse
  - and scholasticism
 Abele - sunk by baka attack
 Abensberg - battle in 1809
 Aberdeen Angus (cattle)
 Aberdeen (city)
 Aberdeen, Lord - prime minister of Britain
  - brief biography
 Aberfan - disaster in 1966
 Aberystwyth - and Owain Glyn Dwr
  - brief history
  - Ceramics Collection, University of Wales
 Abessole, Paul M'ba - in Gabon
 Abide with me
 Abiola, Moshood - Nigerian election of 1993
 abolitionist movement - and the slave trade
 Aboriginal Australians - route of arrival
  - and creation myths
  - and the First Fleet
  - and Europeans in Australia
 abortion - in ancient Greece
  - and the Hippocratic Oath
  - in Roman Empire
  - in the Middle Ages
 Aboukir - battle in 1799
  - as a prophet in Islam
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