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1370–1400. His Conquests. 1380–1393. I. Of Persia . 1370-1383. II. Of Turkestan
. 1390-1396. oo: Russia, 1398, 1399. III. Of Hindostan 1400. His War against
Sultan Bajazet . . . . . . . Timour invades Syria Sacks Aleppo . . . . . 1401.
See the Histoire du Grand Genghizcan, premier Empereur des Moguls et
Tartares, par M. Petit de la Croix, a Paris, 1710, in 12mo, ; a work of ten years'
labour, chiefly drawn from the Persian writers, among whom Nisavi, the secretary
of sultan ...
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 and religion, we may distinguish Abulfeda, sultan ...
In the West he touched the dominions of Mohammed sultan of Carizme, who
reigned from the Persian Gulf to the borders ... of India and Turkestan; and who,
in the proud imitation i.e. of Alexander the Great, forgot the servitude and ingrati-
In the vast plains that extend to the north of the Sihon or Jaxartes they were
encountered by four hundred thousand soldiers of the sultan; and in the first
battle, which was suspended by the night, one hundred and sixty thousand
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volum 1
Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1787
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Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1828
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