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... and if both religions boasted of their martyrs, that name is more justly due to the
Christian prisoners, scene of Timour's last victory, must be situate near Loldong,
1 co miles from Calcutta; and, in 1774, a British camp : (Reanel's Memoir, p.
But the unnatural youth was insensible of the disgrace, and secretly pleased with
the captivity of the Emperor; the state was poor, the clergy was obstinate; nor
could some religious scruple be wanting to excuse the guilt of his indifference
After a tedious and troublesome navigation of seventy-seven days, this religious
squadron cast anchor before Venice; and their reception proclaimed the joy and
magnificence of that powerful republic. In the command of the world, the modest ...
The sword of his brother Demetrius, who, in Italy, ... had maintained a prudent
and popular silence, was half unsheathed in the cause of religion; and Amurath,
the Turkish Sultan, was displeased and alarmed by the seeming friendship of the
Rejects the Mahometan religion, 226. Imposes an ignominious peace on the
Emperor Heraclius, 229, 230. His flight, deposition, and death, 2 & 1. - Chozars,
the hord of, sent by the Turks to the assistance of the Emperor Heraclius, viii. 246.
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