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... Falconet, in two Memoires read before the Academy of Inscriptions (tom. xvii. p.
127-170)." * The Ismaelians of Syria, 40,000 Assassins, had acquired or founded
ten castles in the hills above Tortosa. About the year 1280 they were extirpated ...
The original Mémoires of the Maréchal de Boucicault (partie i. c. 22-28) add
some facts, but they are dry and deficient, if compared with the pleasant garrulity
of Froissard. * An accurate Memoir on the Life of Enguerrand VII., Sire de Coucy,
Of the Greeks, Ducas alone (c. 13, 15) acknowledges the Turkish cadhi at
Constantinople. Yet even Ducas dissembles the mosque. * Mémoires du bon
Messire Jean le Maingre, dit Boucicault, Maréchal de Fitnce, partie i'", c. 30-35.
were alike ...
His indiscreet mention of women and divorces * Et fut lui-même (Bajazet) pris, et
mené en prison, en laquelle mourut de dure mortl Mémoires de Boucicault, P. i. c.
37. These memoirs were composed while the marshal was still governor of ...
This satire engages his biographer to . the virtues and vices of Benedict XII.,
which have been exaggerated by Guelphs and Ghibelines, by Papists and
Protestants (see Mémoires sur la Vie de Pétrarque, tom. i. p. 259; ii. not. xv. p. 13
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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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