A Historical Grammar: Or A Chronological Abridgement of Universal History. To which is Added, an Abridged Chronology of the Most Remarkble Discoveries and Inventions Relative to the Arts and Sciences, & C. Designed Principally for the Use of Schools and Academies. Tr. by Lucy Peacock, from the 7th Ed. of the French of Lacroze. Rev., Corr. and Greatly Enl. by Caleb Bingham (Google eBook)
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Page 40 - he was celebrating the nuptials of his daughter Cleopatra with Alexander, king of Epirus.
Page 130 - The life of Conradin is the death of Charles, and the death of Conradin is
Page 22 - SEV.ENTH PERIOD. FROM THE FOUNDATION OF ROME TO THE BEGINNING OF THE REIGN OF CYRUS. 192 YEARS.
Page 125 - had been retaken by the famous Saladin, Sultan of Egypt. This, however, did not prevent his performing many gallant actions in that country, where he continued till
Page 4 - but a folid foundation be laid, of thofe elemental parts of learning which employ the memory when that is the only faculty in full vigour, and
Page 167 - To whom did the Empire afterwards devolve ? A. To his brother, Charles VI. Archduke of
Page 163 - the Gunpowder Plot, the object of which was to blow up the
Page 183 - THE MOST REMARKABLE DISCOVERIES AND INVENTIONS, RELATIVE TO THE ARTS AND SCIENCES.