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... their domestic annals may be supplied by the Chinese,” Persians,” 7 In the
year 1294, by the command of Cazan, khan of Persia, the fourth in descent from
Zingis. From these traditions his vizir Fadlallah composed a Mogul history in the ...
... emperor had fixed his residence at Kaifong, a city many ..eagues in
circumference, and which contained, according to the Chinese annals, fourteen
hundred thousand families of inhabitants and fugitives. He escaped from thence
with only ...
I depend on the knowledge and fidelity of the Père Gaubil, who translates the
Chinese text of the annals of the Moguls or Yuen (p. 71, 93, 153); but I am
ignorant at what time these annals were composed and published. The two
uncles of ...
The annals of the twenty-seven years of his reign would exhibit a repetition of the
same inroads; and his hereditary troops were multiplied in each campaign by the
accession of captives and volunteers. Instead of retreating to the hills, ...
By the pale and fainting light of issos, the Byzantine annals “we can discern that
he subdued ** without resistance the whole province of Romania or Thrace, from
the Hellespont to Mount Haemus and the verge of the capital; and that ...
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In The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Edward Gibbon argues that the loss of civic virtue amongst the Romans enabled barbarian invaders to succeed in their conquest. The book traces the period ... Les hele vurderingen
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One of Gibbons' major theses is that the rise of Christianity, with its emphasis on other-worldly concerns, was a major factor in the decline of the Roman empire. In his notes, Milman, a minister, attempts to counter these conclusions. Les hele vurderingen
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volum 1
Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1787
The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volum 7
Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1828
The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volum 2
Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1887