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Elements of history, ancient and modern with historical charts
Joseph Emerson Worcester
Полный просмотр - 1828
Elements of History: Ancient and Modern: With a Chart and Tables of History ...
Joseph Emerson Worcester
Недоступно для просмотра - 2015
16th century afterwards American ancient appointed army Athens barbarous battle became Bonaparte Britain British brother caliph Carthaginians caused celebrated century character Charlemagne Charles Charles II Chart chief Christian church civil colonies command commenced conquered conquest contest crown crusades death declared defeated distinguished dominions Duke Edward Egypt elected emperor empire enemies England English Europe expedition father favor fleet formed France French gained Gauls German empire Greece Greeks Henry Henry VII honor hostilities houses of York Indians inhabitants invaded island Italy John king kingdom land latter liberty Louis measure ment military monarch nation parliament peace period Persian Philip Pompey pope possession prince principal prisoner Ptolemy queen regard reign religion respecting Roman Rome Russia Saracens Scotland senate settlement slain soon sovereign Spain Sparta styled subjects succeeded success successor surnamed Syria talents throne tion took place troops victory
Стр. 112 - If these writings of the Greeks agree with the book of God, they are useless, and need not be preserved; if they disagree, they are pernicious, and ought to be destroyed.
Стр. 298 - I ordered them to be executed. For of this I had no doubt, whatever was the nature of their religion, that a sullen and obstinate inflexibility called for the vengeance of the magistrate.
Стр. 204 - For all which treasons and crimes this Court doth adjudge that he, the said Charles Stuart, as a tyrant, traitor, murderer, and public enemy to the good people of this nation, shall be put to death by the severing of his head from his body.
Стр. 259 - Montcalm. Being told that he could not continue more than a few hours, he said, " It is so much the better ; I shall not then live to see the surrender of Quebec.
Стр. 127 - The wild exploits of those romantic knights who sallied forth in quest of adventures, are well known, and have been treated with proper ridicule. The political and permanent effects of the spirit of chivalry have been less observed.
Стр. 193 - ... had I but served God as diligently as I have served the king, he would not have given me over in my gray hairs.
Стр. 253 - England of his day, whatever its limitations, was seething with important movements as interesting, in slightly different applications, on this side of the Atlantic as well as on the other...
Стр. 126 - At a tournament the space enclosed within the lists was surrounded by sovereign princes and their noblest barons, by knights of established renown, and all that rank and beauty had most distinguished among the fair. Covered with steel and known only by their emblazoned...