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  • They were arrested en masse on the night of the 26th of June; their goods were sequestrated, and they themselves deported to Havana, then to Cadiz, Genoa, and eventually Corsica.

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  • On his return he was added to the Committee of Public Safety, which had decreed the arrest en masse of all suspects and the establishment of a revolutionary army, caused the extraordinary criminal tribunal to be named officially "Revolutionary Tribunal" (on the 29th of October 1793), demanded the execution of Marie Antoinette and then attacked Hebert and Danton.

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  • In this year military measures at last succeeded against the Hamawand tribe, which fled en masse to Persian territory.

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  • The disorganization and anarchy in the Turkish empire at the beginning of the 19th century gave the Serbs their opportunity, and the people rose en masse against its oppressors (January 1804).

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  • At Tiberias a little squadron of the brethren of the two Orders went down before Saladin's cavalry in May; at Hattin the levy masse of the kingdom, some 20,000 strong, foolishly marching over a sandy plain under the heat of a July sun, was utterly defeated; and after a fortnight's siege Jerusalem capitulated (October 2nd, 1187).

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  • The Lombard republicans had been greatly weakened by the events of 1848, but Mazzini still believed that a bold act by a few revolutionists would make the people rise en masse and expel the Austrians.

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  • They refused therefore to grant him either subsidies or a levee en masse, and he bad to take what he wanted by force.

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  • Maas in Results of In its arrangement the muscular tissue the "Albatross " Expedition, forms two s stems: the one composed Museum of Comparative Y P Zoology, Cambridge, Masse, of striated fibres arranged circularly, that U.S.A. is to say, concentrically round the central FIG.

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  • With the advent of new trade routes at the beginning of modern times the town lost its importance, and in 1745 the citizens nearly decided to emigrate en masse.

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  • Masse, Chartres: its Cathedral and Churches (1900).

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  • Masse, L' Pe de Cuba (Paris, 1825); D.

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  • In the time of Amos the slaves collected by Philistines and Tyr'ans were sold en masse to Edom, and presumably went to Egypt or Arabia,.

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  • From them, the official guardians of Hungary's safety, he received no help, either during his governorship (1446-1453), or when, in 1454, on the eve of his departure for his last and most glorious campaign, the diet commanded a levee en masse of the whole population in his support.

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  • The Ghibellines now triumphed completely, and in 1249 the Guelph leaders were driven into exile - the first of many instances in Florentine history of exile en masse of a defeated party.

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  • Instead of drawing his corps together and retreating en masse up the Fleurus road, Zieten wisely withdrew on two roads, using those to Quatre Bras and Fleurus.

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  • Well provided with funds, he speedily bought over many of the leading magnates, and his popularity reached its height when he strenuously advocated the adoption of the mode of election by the gentry en masse (which the szlachta proposed to revive), as opposed to the usual and more orderly "secret election" by a congress of senators and deputies, sitting with closed doors.

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  • In_ the very crisis of the Swedish War, the diminutive army of the victorious Chodkiewicz was left unpaid, with the result that the soldiers mutinied, and marched off en masse.

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  • Two procedures are adopted: (1) graphitization of moulded carbons; (2) graphitization of anthracite en masse.

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  • In graphitizing en masse large lumps of anthracite are treated in the electric furnace.

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  • Chodkiewicz's own army, unpaid for years, abandoned him at last en masse in order to plunder the estates of their political opponents, leaving the grand hetman to carry on the war as best he could with a handful of mercenaries paid out of the pockets of himself and his friends.

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  • The priestly families then went over en masse.

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  • If the journals of accounts, the letters and business documents, had come down to us en masse, they would no doubt have yielded to research the history and life of Egypt day by day; but those that now represent a thousand years of the Old Kingdom and Middle Kingdom together would not half fill an ordinary muniment chest.

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  • In England, so late as the first Prayer-book of Edward VI., it remained one of the official designations of the Eucharist, which is there described as "The Supper of the Lorde and holy Communion, commonly called the Masse."

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  • The Cap senate resigned en masse to escape impeachment, and an exclusively Hat ministry took its place.

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  • Impatient at the slow progress made by the besieging force, he decreed a levee en masse in the department of Puy-de-Dome, collected an army of 60,000 men, and himself led them to Lyons.

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  • Rumours reached them there of agitation in the Neapolitan kingdom, where the people were represented as ready to rise en masse at the first appearance of a leader; the Bandieras, encouraged by Mazzini, consequently determined to make a raid on the Calabrian coast.

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  • Nor is it in the sphere of taxation alone that Williams organization of the realm stands on the old English customs. In the military sphere, though his normal army is the feudal force composed of the tenants-in-chief and the knights whom they have enfeoffed, he retains the power to call out the fyrd, the old national levee en masse, without regard to whether its members are freemen or villeins of some lord.

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  • The form of trial was soon discontinued, and the victims were sent to the guillotine or shot or cut down in the prisons en masse.

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  • As the sailing colliers tended to arrive en masse on a favorable wind, the river became clogged.

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  • Previously disenfranchised sections of the community came out to vote en masse.

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  • drip feeding genuine Hip Hop en masse.

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  • I'm, catching a flight out there this afternoon to see the in-laws who have moved out there on masse.

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  • The Love household depart en masse for some summer fun - bringing merry mayhem in their wake.

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  • One rather overdue improvement is the ability to group form controls and apply style changes to them en masse.

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  • Seen en masse, the effect of these rippling color fields, outlined by dark webs, is almost psychedelic.

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  • rugger boys en masse don't normally come in until 8.15 ish so plenty of time.

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  • slayn would fall over the house, like the slain in battle, or rush for the altar en masse, to seek God.

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  • Eugene, with Lauriston's, Macdonald's and Regnier's corps, on the lower Saale, Ney in front of Weimar, holding the defile of Kdsen; the Guard at Erfurt, Marmont at Gotha, Bertrand at Saalfeld, and Oudinot at Coburg, and during the next few days the whole were set in motion towards Merseburg and Leipzig, in the now stereotyped Napoleonic order, a strong advanced guard of all arms leading, the remainder - about twothirds of the whole - following as " masse de manoeuvre," this time, owing to the cover afforded by the Elbe on the left, to the right rear of the advanced guard.

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  • granted him unlimited subsidies which there was no time to collect, and ordered a levee en masse of the entire male population, which could not possibly assemble within the given time.

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  • 8vo, a collection of logarithmic and trigonometrical tables which has passed through many editions, a very useful one volume stereotype edition having been published in 1840 by Masse.

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  • The terms offered in an imperial proclamation were rejected, and preparations were made to resist coercion by the levee en masse of a national army.

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  • In 1609 the French Jesuits Biard and Masse established a fortified mission station on the island of Mount Desert, and although this as well as the remnant of De Monts' settlement at the mouth of the Saint Croix was taken in 1613 by Sir Samuel Argall (d.

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  • Rugger boys en masse do n't normally come in until 8.15 ish so plenty of time.

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  • Men would fall over the house, like the slain in battle, or rush for the altar en masse, to seek God.

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  • Though Biscotti items en masse may not be affordable for the common household, they are not completely out of reach as a special occasion splurge.

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  • Because it wasn't being manufactured and campaigned en masse with other commercial mixes.

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  • However, the bars and dance halls of America are filled with groups of people wearing fine boots and cowboy hats and turning and moving en masse to the Boot-Scootin' Boogie and other contemporary country songs.

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  • Knock-offs are typically manufactured en masse from very inexpensive materials, and because of that, the flaws and imperfections may be quite obvious.

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  • The navy suit became as ubiquitous for men as for women once women entered the workforce en masse and believed they had to dress as drably as their brethren did.

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  • They do this by having a working relationship with a variety of insurance companies as well as the capability to send out a request for coverage en masse.

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  • But because psychohistory works on statistical people en masse, it is presumed not to work against an anomalous person such as the Mule, who was a mutant.

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  • They are single-pilot vehicles meant to be launched en masse against an enemy fleet - without shielding, they are easy to destroy, but when swarming, can be overwhelming.

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