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CONQUESIS OF ZINGIS KHAN AND THE MOGULS FROM CHINA TO POLAND.
- ESCAPE or CONSTANTINOPLE AND THE GREEKS. — ORIGIN OF The
OTTOMAn TURKS IN BITHYNIA.— REIGNS AND VICTORIES OF OTHMAN,
With respect to the orthography of the name, Mongol is more correct than Mogul.
The latter is only a Persian and Indian corruption of the true pronunciation. The
Chinese write the name Meng-kou, and the Mandshūs Monggo, or Monjou.
His etymology appears just: Zin, in the Mogul tongue, signifies great, and gis is
the superlative termination (Hist, Généalogique des Tatars, part iii. p. 194, 195).
From the same idea of magnitude the appellation of Zingis is bestowed on the ...
The Tartars and Moguls were addicted to the idols of their peculiar tribes; and
many of them had been converted by the foreign missionaries to the religions of
Moses, of Mahomet, and of Christ. These various systems in freedom and
and his xth Dynasty is that of the Moguls of Persia. Assemannus (Biblioth. Orient.
tom. ii.) has extracted some facts from his Syriac writings, and the lives of the
Jacobite maphrians, or primates of the East. * Among the Arabians, in language
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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