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... Kings of France, 27 Patricians of Rome S3 Donations of Popin and
Charlemagne to the Popes, 3 Forgery of the Donation of Constantine, . . . 33 786.
Reetc 'ation of Images in the East by the Empress Irene, 36 787. VHth General
Council, lid ...
Memorials of the Greek Empire, 336 Works of Constantine Porphyrogenitus 336
Their Imperfections, 338 Embassy of Liutprand 340 The Themes, or Provinces of
the Empire, and its Limits in every Age 340 General Wealth and Populousness ...
Under the successors of Constantine, in the peace and luxury of the triumphant
church, the more prudent bishops condescended to indulge a visible superstition,
for the benefit of the multitude; and, after the ruin of Paganism, they were no ...
... convocation of such an assembly was reserved for his son Constantine ;19 and
though it is stigmatized by triumphant bigotry as a meeting of fools and atheists,
their ovrn partial and mutilated acts betray many symptoms of reason and piety.
Constantine flew for refuge to hi? paternal mountains ; but he descended at the
head of the bold and affectionate Isaurians; and his final victory con founded the
arms and predictions of the fanatics. His long reign was distracted with clamor, ...
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Volume I It is a testament to the breadth of Gibbon's passion that his Decline and Fall, widely regarded as a literary monument, on reading appears merely to expatiate on some salient thoughts. The ... Les hele vurderingen
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, 2, Volum 2
Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1840
The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volum 2
Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1901
The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire
Edward Gibbon,William Youngman
Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1830