Southern Capital

Some articles on capital, southern:

Tang Dynasty - Society and Culture - Chang'an, The Tang Capital
... Although Chang'an was the the capital of the earlier Han and Jin dynasties, after subsequent destruction in warfare, it was the Sui Dynasty model that comprised ... Mingde Gates located mid-center of the main southern wall, a wide city avenue stretched from there all the way north to the central administrative city, behind which was the Chentian Gate ... Kyoto) of Japan like many cities was arranged in the checkerboard street grid pattern of the Tang capital and in accordance with traditional geomancy following the model of Chang'an ...
Kansas City Southern Railway - Subsidiaries
... four subsidiary railroads the Kansas City Southern Railway, Kansas City Southern de México, the Texas Mexican Railway, and the Panama Canal Railway ... Kansas City Southern Railway (KCSR) operates 3,226 track miles in a ten-state region of the United States, with major hubs including Kansas City, MO, Shreveport, LA, New Orleans, LA, and Dallas, TX ... Kansas City Southern de México (KCSM), formerly Transportación Ferroviaria Mexicana (TFM), is the name of a company dedicated to freight ...

Famous quotes containing the words capital and/or southern:

    The capital is become an overgrown monster; which like a dropsical head, will in time leave the body and extremities without nourishment and support.
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    It was not a Southern watermelon that Eve took: we know it because she repented.
    Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (1835–1910)