She turned away, seeking to suppress the beast, and grabbed her sword.
He reorganized the Bavarian army; he immensely improved the condition of the industrial classes throughout the country by providing them with work and instructing them in the practice of domestic economy; and he did much to suppress mendicity.
Peace with Spain was concluded in 1659, and for some years afterwards Duquesne was occupied in endeavours to suppress piracy in the Mediterranean.
Cromwell left London in May to suppress the royalists in Wales, and took Pembroke Castle on the 11th of July.
Prince Andrew introduced his protege, but Prince Dolgorukov politely and firmly pressing his hand said nothing to Boris and, evidently unable to suppress the thoughts which were uppermost in his mind at that moment, addressed Prince Andrew in French.
Katie tried to suppress it, not wanting to offend her friend, but it escaped.
Came under this monotheistic movement, and attempted to suppress all other cults except that of the sun-deity, of which he 2 Cf.
Now and then they glanced at one another, hardly able to suppress their laughter.
"Very well," Señor Medena said, his lips trying to suppress a smile his eyes couldn't hide.
He paced, mind racing with memories he could no longer suppress, thoughts of his brother, of Claire, of Darian's death.
In France a law of the Revolution (September 1790) purported to suppress all ecclesiastical jurisdictions.
During the lifetime of his uncle, Beaton had shared in the efforts of the hierarchy to suppress the reformed doctrines, and pursued the same line of conduct still more systematically after his elevation to the primacy.
The National Assembly, which passed the law of the 10th of August 1871, had also decided to suppress the sous-prefets, but M.
Wiping tears from her eyes with her hand, she failed to suppress a sob.
But even the Puritans could not suppress betting.
It united the moderate Liberals throughout Germany, and at once became a great political power, notwithstanding all the efforts of the governments, and especially of the king of Hanover to suppress it.
Since the reconquest of the eastern Sudan by an Anglo-Egyptian force in 1898 effective measures have been taken to suppress slave raiding and as far as possible slavery itself.
He resolved to suppress many abuses, but, above all things, to check feudalism and limit the power of the nobles.
But, for political reasons, a powerful clique was determined to suppress Wagner.
He was on the way to suppress a revolt in Swabia when he was murdered on the st of May 1308, at Windisch on the Reuss, by his nephew John, afterwards called "the Parricide," whom he had deprived of his inheritance.
This piece was favourably received, and an attempt to suppress it on religious grounds failed.
He was required to maintain the Protestant reformed religion and to suppress " all religion at variance with the gospel."
In in spite of extreme severity, justifiable in the circumstances, it l four ot fIve years completely to suppress the movement.
At the same time the burghers of Graaff Reinet also rebelled against the Cape authorities, who were powerless to suppress the insurrectionary movement.
Elizabeth required Grindal to suppress the "prophesyings" or meetings for discussion which had come into vogue among the Puritan clergy, and she even wanted him to discourage preaching; she would have no doctrine that was not inspired by her authority.
He fought at Rosebeke in 1382 against the Flemings and helped to suppress the Parisian revolts.
Called on the Christian princes to suppress the Albigensian heresy by force of arms, and for seven years the south of France was devastated by one of the most bloodthirsty wars in history, the Albigenses being slaughtered by thousands and their property confiscated wholesale.
Jerusalem was occupied by an army which took advantage of the Sabbath and proceeded to suppress its observance.
It not only made the efforts of the Turks to suppress the Greek revolt hopeless, but it made a breach difficult to heal in the traditional friendship between Great Britain and Turkey, which had its effect during the critical period of the struggle between Mehemet Ali and the Porte (1831-1841).
He signed the Covenant, and was told off to suppress the opposition to the popular cause which arose around Aberdeen and in the country of the Gordons.
From the first day that he assumed office, President Moraes showed that he intended to suppress praetorian systems and reduce militarism to a minimum.
At his death it was found that he had left his mistress, with whom he had lived for four years, his sole executrix and legatee, and Greville notes in his Memoirs the anxiety of Brougham and others to get the papers into their hands and suppress them.
The whole system was designed to suppress the competition of outsiders, but the divergent interests of individuals and towns, the pressure of competition and changing commercial conditions, in part the reactionary character of the legislation, made enforcement difficult.
Until the Egyptian invasion in 1814 the Sharifs of Mecca were the recognized rulers of Hejaz, and though the Turks have attempted to suppress their importance, the Sharif still executes justice according to the Mahommedan law in the holy cities, though, nominally, as a Turkish official.
It was agreed " to suppress the direct and indirect bounties which might benefit the production or export of sugar, and not to establish bounties of this kind during the whole duration of the convention," which was to come into force on the 1st of September 1903, and to remain in force five years, and thenceforward from year to year, in case no state denounced it twelve months before the 1st of September in any year.
The cabinet, in which Baron Louis was minister of finance, and Marshal Gouvion Saint Cyr remained minister' of war, was entirely Liberal; and its first act was to suppress the ministry of police, as Decazes held that it was incompatible with the regime of liberty.
A number of British subjects resident in Comman- the Transvaal, in spite of their having no political status, were commandeered to suppress a native r i s i ng.
In 1823, when the reactionary powers were meditating joint action to suppress the - revolution in Spain, the government without consultin P ?
With great activity he set off to the central provinces of Minas and Sao Paulo to suppress disaffected movements and direct the revolution.
Republican movements now began to spread, to suppress which the authorities made use of the Portuguese remaining in the country; and the disposition of the emperor to consider these as his firmest supporters much influenced the course of his government and his future destiny.
Did much to suppress infanticide, suttee and the slave trade in his state.
He returned with letters of recommendation to Charles Martel, charged not only to convert the heathen but to suppress heresy as well.