Crook, History of Sierra Leone (Dublin, 1903) - a concise account of the colony to the end of the 19th century.
Siebeck would reduce it within very small dimensions, but this is not borne out by the concise history found at Herculaneum (Index herc., ed.
" Sacerdos " (Sacerdotiun) in Warre Cornish's Concise Dict.
Strack, Einleitung in den Talmud (Leipzig, 1908, very concise, but replete with bibliographical and other information).
- In attempting to give a concise account of the religious conditions of England we are confronted from the outset with the absence of any trustworthy statistics.
He has that power of concise and lucid narration, of terse reasoning, of persuasive appeal, which is required by the forensic speaker.
It will be surmised from what has been said that any concise statement of orthodox theosophy is hardly to be expected; though from the materials available a fairly definite outline of its leading tenets can be deciphered.
In1834-1835he brought out a text-book on the subject of his chair (Lehrbuch der vergleichenden Anatomie, Leipzig), which recommended itself to students by its clear and concise style.
Is the more concise, but it is remarkable for the numerous repetitions of the same passages; these are useful for the criticism of the text, and for the light they throw upon the incompleteness of the work of compilation.
1 (1889), who regards the Lycaea as a funeral festival connected with the changes of vegetation; Vollgraf, De Ovidii mythopoeia; a concise statement of the various forms of the legend in 0.
L-Khair of Mahna in Khorgsgn (9681049; 357440 A.H.), the founder of that specific form of the rubai which gives the most concise expression to religious and philosophic aphorisms a form which was further developed by the great freethinker OMAR B.
Concise military accounts of the first war in all theatres are Boucabeille's Guerre Turco balkanique and Immanuel's Balkankrieg.
As an introduction to the Sturlunga, he wrote a complete though concise history of the classic Northern literature and its sources.
Hartmann, Die Schlacht bei Sempach (Frauenfeld, 1886); and the concise summary of the evidence given by M.
He is more concise than Monstrelet, but is equally partial to the dukes of Burgundy.
Nutt (1888), and a more concise treatment of the subject by the same writer in No.
Houston, Critical Study of Nullification in South Carolina (New York, 1896), is a concise, scholarly work.
- See the commentaries of Dillmann, Steuernagel Holzinger (German), or the concise edition by H.
A concise history of the Zulu People from the most Ancient Times (1905); G.
Moreover, a tendency to amplitude of language may be noticed here and there in some of the more concise narratives.
The style is concise, the anecdotes are well told, the descriptions short and picturesque; the whole constitutes one of the most living pictures of medieval society.
But the spelling then was very concise: it is possible that some of the slighter words, such as prepositions, were omitted in the writing, and were intended to be supplied from the context.
While Schiller's standpoint was too essentially that of his time to lay claim to finality, it is, on the whole, the most concise statement we possess of the literary theory which lay behind the classical literature of Germany.
For a concise account of all the Secessions and Unions, Logan, The United Free Church (1681-1906).
Of the former, the first, published in 1896, was on the dynamics of a particle; and afterwards there followed a number of concise treatises on thermodynamics, heat, light, properties of matter and dynamics, together with an admirably lucid volume of popular lectures on Recent Advances in Physical Science.
Besides a concise general treatise on the organization of birds to be found in the Introduction to this work (i.
Wright, The Antiquities of the Town of Halifax (Leeds, 1738); John Watson, The History and Antiquities of the Parish of Halifax (London, 1775) John Crabtree, A Concise History of the Parish and Vicarage of Halifax (Halifax and London, 1836).
Bury, The Student's Roman Empire (1893), where a concise table of the journeys is given; P. von Rohden, s.v.
Neill's Concise History of Minnesota (Minneapolis, 1887); and T.
ANNALS (Annales, from annus, a year), a concise historical record in which events are arranged chronologically, year by year.
The chief exceptions are that, whereas some incidents are related in a very concise manner (e.g.