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 gunboat diplomacy
 Gundulf - and Rochester
 Gunn, Martha - Toby jug
 gunports - developed in 16th century
 gunpowder - first described in China
 Gunpowder Plot - in 1605
  - brief account
 guns - earliest cannon
  - earliest hand guns
 Gunther - in the Nibelungenlied
 Gun War - of 1880-81 in Basutoland
 Gupta dynasty - in India
 Gur Amir - mausoleum of Timur
 gurdwaras - Sikh temples
 Gurjara-Pratihara - Indian dynasty
 Gurkha (Nepal)
 Gustav Line - in Italy in 1943
 Gustavus I Vasa, king of Sweden
  - and Helsinki
 Gustavus II Adolphus, king of Sweden
  - and Finland
 Gustavus III - king of Sweden
 Gustavus IV, king of Sweden
 Gutenberg, Johann - and printing
 Gutenberg Bible - completed in 1456
 Guthrum - Danish king of East Anglia
 Guy, Thomas - founds Guy's Hospital
  - and Britain
 Guy Fawkes Night
 Guy's Hospital
  - founded in London
  - as teaching hospital
  - John Keats trains as doctor
 Guy the gorilla - London Zoo
 Güyük - third great khan
 Guzmán, Antonio - in Dominican Republic
 Gwalior - the fortress and palace
 Gwyn, Nell - mistress of Charles II
  - brief biography
 Gwynedd - medieval Welsh principality
 gymnasium - and Socrates
  - naked athletics in Athens
 Gypsies - arrival in western Europe
  - in Britain
  - persecution in 15th-16th century
  - in the Holocaust
 Gypsy Moth - Francis Chichester
 Haakon IV - king of Norway
  - and Iceland
  - battle of Largs
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