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88 1402-1417 indifference of Manuel towards the Latins . . 89 1417-1425. His
Negociations . . 89 His private Motives . . . 90 His th . . . . . . 91 1425-1437. Zeal of
John Palaeologus II. . . . 91 Corruption of the Latin Church . . . . . . 92 1377-1429.
A singular conformity may be found between the religious laws of Zingis Khan
and of Mr. Locke (Constitutions of Carolina, in his works, vol. iv. p. 535, 4to.
edition, 1777). the Mahometan writers, who, from religious zeal, endeavoured to
From motives of zeal and curiosity, the court of the great khan in the xiiith century
was visited by two friars, John de Plano Carpini, and William Rubruquis, and by
Marco Polo, a Venetian gentleman. The Latin relations of the two former are ...
... the zeal, avarice, or resentment of the old man (as he was corruptly styled) of
the mountain. But these daggers, his only arms, were broken by the sword of
Holagou, and not a vestige is left of the enemies of mankind, except the word ...
The Janizaries fought with the zeal of proselytes against their idolatrous
countrymen; and in the battle of Cossova the league and independence of the
Sclavonian tribes was finally crushed. As the conqueror walked over the field, he
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