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And xii.), who copied Ephorus, contains nothing of value.
Immediately after the restoration of Alphonso XII., early in 1875, Ruiz Zorilla went to France.
It has been sometimes misspelt "Tapacolo," as by C. Darwin, who gave (Journal of Researches, chap. xii.) a brief but entertaining account of the habits of this bird and its relative, Hylactes megapodius, called by the Chilenos "El Turco."
Xii., xiv.), Thessalonica (1 Thess.
See Tacitus, Annals, xii.-xv.; Dio Cassius lix.
Xii., repre senting the view of the 12th and 13th centuries).
He took part in the revolution of 1868, wrote the "Manifesto of Cadiz," took office as colonial minister, favoured the candidature of the duc de Montpensier, resigned in 1871, returned to his early Conservative principles, and was a member of Alfonso XII.'s first cabinet.
In Ciampinus, Vetera Monumenta (Rome, 1747), plates xii., xiii., are several illustrations of actual examples.
As Sweden was known to be exhausted by the long wars of Gustavus Adolphus and his successors, and weakened by internal dissensions, the dismemberment seemed an easy matter, and Peter embarked on the scheme with a light heart; but his illusions were quickly dispelled by the eccentric young Swedish king, Charles XII., who arrived suddenly in Esthonia and completely routed the Russian army before Narva.
Having annihilated at Poltava the army of Charles XII., Peter was not at all indisposed to renew the struggle with Turkey, and began the campaign in the confident hope of making extensive conquests; but he had only got as far as the Pruth when he found himself surrounded by a great Turkish army, and, in order to extricate himself from his critical position, he had to sign a humiliating treaty by which Azov and other conquests were restored to the sultan.
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Xii.-xxvi.) is closely connected with the reformation in the reign of Josiah.
In 1514 she accompanied Mary Tudor to France on the marriage of the princess to Louis XII., remained there after the king's death, and became one of the women in waiting to Queen Claude, wife of Francis I.
- This battle, one of the principal events of the long Italian wars of Charles VIII., Louis XII., and Francis I.
Emile 0111vier himself in his L'Empire liberal (tome xii., 1909, passim).
Annual, xii., 1906).
And xii.; Savignoni, Il Vaso di Haghia Triada).
And xii.; Wechssler, Die verschiedenen Redaktionen des Graal-Lancelot Cycklus; J.
Soc., n.s., xii., 1880; Schrader, Keilinschriftliche Bibliothek, iii.
Xii., 1887); A.
Over his son was, indeed, far greater than is commonly supposed, and it accounts for much in Charles XII.'s character which is otherwise inexplicable, for instance his precocious reserve and taciturnity, his dislike of everything French, and his inordinate contempt for purely diplomatic methods.
The coalition formed against Sweden by Johann Reinhold Patkul, which resulted in the outbreak of the Great Northern War (1699), abruptly put an end to Charles XII.'s political apprenticeship, and forced into his hand the sword he was never again to relinquish.
The victory of Holowczyn, memorable besides as the last pitched battle won by Charles XII., opened up the way to the Dnieper.
See Charles XII., Die eigenheindigen Briefe Konig Karts XII.
Syveton, Louis XIV et Charles XII (Paris, 1900); Daniel Krmann, Historia ablegationis D.
X.-xii.), while Blyth and Nitzsch had (as already mentioned) seen some of their value in classification.
The Capetian-Valois dynasty lasted until 1498, when Louis, duke of Orleans, became king as Louis XII., on the death of King Charles VIII.
Xii., xiii., 5; Talmud, Sukkah, 48 b).
Cesare, who renounced his cardinalate, was sent on a mission to France at the end of the year, bearing a bull of divorce for the new king Louis XII., in exchange for which he obtained the duchy of Valentinois (hence his title of Duca Valentino) and a promise of material assistance in his schemes to subjugate the feudal princelings of Romagna; he married a princess of Navarre.
Louis XII., having succeeded in the north, determined to conquer southern Italy as well, and concluded a treaty with Spain for the division of the Neapolitan kingdom, which was ratified by the pope on the 25th of June, Frederick being formally deposed.
In the jubilee year 1825 he was selected by his fellowstudents at the Collegium Romanum to head a deputation to Pope Leo XII., whose memory he subsequently cherished and whose name he assumed in 1878.
Xii., 1893, p. 55; 14.
(6) xii., 1893; Thorell and Lindstrom, " On a Silurian Scorpion," Kongl.
Xii., 1885; Metchnikoff, " Embryologie d.
Sayce, The Hittites (" Bypaths of Biblical Knowledge " series, xii., 2nd ed.
- xii., xiv.
He assumed the title of Alphonso XII.; for although no king of united Spain had previously borne the name, the Spanish monarchy was regarded as continuous with the more ancient monarchy, represented by the eleven kings of Leon and Castile already referred to.
At the Ecole des Chartes, where his career was remarkably brilliant, his valedictory thesis was an Essai sur les revenus publics en Normandie au XII' siècle (1849), and it was to the history of his native province that he devoted his early works.
1-6 is a continuation of chap. xii.; the dawn of the day of salvation is accompanied by a general purging away of idolatry and the enthusiasm of false prophets.
7-9; (3) xii., xiii.
- xii.) conduct us through sacred and secular history down to the triumph of Christianity under Constantine.
Xii.; Gattari, " Istoria padovana," ibid.
Balashev, who was on the alert all through the dinner, replied that just as "all roads lead to Rome," so all roads lead to Moscow: there were many roads, and "among them the road through Poltava, which Charles XII chose."