The sun was well past its zenith and headed toward the trees on the west side of the cabin.
These years mark the zenith of Athenian greatness.
In 1848 Airy invented the reflex zenith tube to replace the zenith sector previously employed.
Anne Boleyn had now reached the zenith of her hopes.
The power of the archdeacon reached its zenith at the outset of the 1 3th century.
In our survey of the career of Napoleon, we have now reached the time of the Consulate (November 1799 - May 1804), which marks the zenith of his mental powers and creative activity.
Then in the zenith of his success Odenathus was assassinated at Moms (Emesa) along with his eldest son Herodes (A.D.
The university of Paris had reached its zenith at the time of the council of Constance (1418), and was now losing its intellectual leadership under the attacks of the Renaissance and the Reformation.
The Maccabean dynasty had now reached the zenith of its prosperity, and in its reigning representative, who alone in the history of Judaism possessed the triple offices of prophet, priest and king, the Pharisaic party had come to recognize the actual Messiah.
There begins a dynasty which embraces the zenith of Khmer greatness and the era during which the great Brahman monuments were built.
Since then, two elaborate series of observations made with the zenith telescope for the purpose of determining the variation of latitude and the constant of aberration have been carried on by Professor C. L.
In 1215, was the most brilliant and the most numerously attended of all, and marks the culminating point of a pontificate which itself represents the zenith attained by the medieval papacy.
Sikhism attained its zenith under the military genius of Ranjit Singh.
At the very time of Nasir's visit to Cairo, the power of the Egyptian Fatimites was in its zenith; Syria, the Hejaz, Africa, and Sicily obeyed Mostansir's sway, and the utmost order, security and prosperity reigned in Egypt.
In the interval between the decline of the Mahommedan empire and the rise of Russia the Khazars reached the zenith of their power.
The exhibitions in the arena were perhaps at their zenith during his tenure of power.
This moment marks the zenith of the Ptolemaic power.
It was the time when the youthful Speranski was at the zenith of his fame and his reforms were being pushed forward with the greatest energy.