Elevation of Timour or Tamerlane to the Throne of Samarcand.—His Conquests
in Persia, Georgia, Tartary, Russia, India, Syria, and Anatolia-Hi Turkish War.—
Defeat and Captivity of Bajazet.—Death of Timour.— Civil War of the Sons of ...
C H A P. LXV. *—y- He ascends the throne of Zagatai, A D. I 37 on April. His
conquests, A. D. 137 o— 1.4cc. - I. Of Persia, A. D. 13 Sc1393. C H A P. LXV. cou.
Peace and justice had OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE. # He ascends the Throne of ...
Seated on the poop, on a lofty throne, he received the visit, or, in the Greek style,
- the * Syropulus (p. 63.) simply expresses his intention : i,' * ra. worway to Itaxoi,
osz, Barov; was tzuya, wouléole ; and the Latin of Creyghton may afford a ...
The first impression of the Doric and Ionic colonies has never been completely
erazed; the Calabrian churches were long attached to the throne of
Constantinople; and the monks of St Basil pursued their stadies in mount Athos
and the schools ...
... throne, Matthias Corvinus, a youth of eighteen years of age, was elected and
crowned by the grateful Hungarians. His reign was prosperous and long.
Matthias aspired to the glory of a conqueror and a saint; but his purest merit is the
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