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The victory of Fyllebro (Aug.
He came into prominence in Aug.
Lovehas shown (Nature, Aug.
"JOHN BUCHAN (1875-), British author, was born at Perth Aug.
In July 1921 he announced his intention of retiring from Parliament, and he died Aug.
Instead of reviving Moravian orders at once, the settlers attended the Berthelsdorf parish church, regarded themselves as Lutherans, agreed to a code of "statutes" drawn up by the count, accepted the Augsburg Confession as their standard of faith, and, joining with some Lutheran settlers in a special Communion service in Berthelsdorf (Aug.
He gave special encouragement to the creation of national kitchens, the number of which had grown by the end of Aug.
The chief sources for St Dominic's life are the account by Jordan of Saxony, his successor as master-general of the order, and the evidence of the witnesses at the Process of Canonization, - all in the Bollandists' Acta sanctorum, Aug.
3 See Bulletin critique, 15th June and 25th Aug.
Indeed his functions as Labour adviser so occupied his time and attention, that it was thought desirable to relieve him in Aug.
"HERBERT CLARK HOOVER (1874-), American mining engineer and public official, was born of Quaker parentage on a farm at West Branch, Ia., Aug.
Although the Agrarians had not an actual majority after the election of Aug.
Hamilton's Philosophy (1865) Aug.
The timidity of the Danish admiral Ulrik C. Gyldenldve, and the daring of Charles, who forced his nervous and protesting admiral to attempt the passage of the eastern channel of the Sound, the dangerous flinterend, hitherto reputed to be unnavigable, enabled the Swedish king to effect a landing at Humleback in Sjaelland (Zealand), a few miles north of Copenhagen (Aug.
But for once prudential considerations prevailed, and the short and bloodless war was terminated by the peace of Travendal (Aug.
The President, however, frequently played an active role in the conferences necessary to secure general agreement, as on Aug.
Under the reformed constitution (Aug.
Ahmed Kuprili attacked the Austrians, at first with success, but was routed by Montecuculi at the battle of St Gotthard Abbey and eventually consented to the treaty of Vasvar (Aug.
After the peace of Tilsit an armistice had been agreed upon with Russia (Aug.
Beginning with the first outbreak at Acton, Meeker county (Aug.
5 (Helsingfors 1918), noticed in Nature Aug.
Duhesme, having failed to take Gerona, was blockaded in Barcelona, Joseph fled from Madrid (Aug.
A battle took place here (Aug.
On the 2nd of August Junot, knowing of the approach of Moore with reinforcements, and afraid of a revolt in Lisbon, opened negotiations, which resulted in the Convention of Cintra 2 (Aug.
Having turned about, he was on the march to attack him, when he heard (Aug.
Macdonald also retook Figueras which the Spaniards had taken on the 9th of April 1811 (Aug.
Joseph retired before him, and Wellington entered Madrid (Aug.
Soult now raised the siege of Cadiz (Aug.
Wellington now assumed the offensive, and, in a series of engagements, drove the French back (Aug.
1); and Echallar and Ivantelly (Aug.
After this, Wellington renewing the siege of San Sebastian carried the place, excepting the castle, after a heavy expenditure of life (Aug.
Suchet, after the battle of Vitoria, evacuated Tarragona (Aug.
"ALFRED DEAKIN (1856-1919), Australian statesman, was born at Melbourne Aug.
His career of victory was crowned by the great battle of Kilsyth (Aug.
Huguenin, Histoire du royaume merovingien d'Austrasie (Paris, 1857); Aug.
The three bodies chosen for observation were: Victoria (June 10 to Aug.
2 of the Russo-Latvian Treaty, Aug.
1913 Riga numbered 517,522 inhabitants, in Aug.
1913-4 there were 550 engines and 18,000 carriages and trucks, 3,000 telegraph and 800 telephone apparatus; on Aug.
Even after the fall of Riga (Aug.
20 and the supplementary treaty Aug.
But the Ulmanis Cabinet was not as yet the sole ruler of Latvia, the Bolsheviks holding Latgalia, and a Russo-German force under Bermondt-Avalov preparing an advance against the Bolsheviks across Latvian territory, plan adopted at a Riga conference on Aug.
Bermondt's army in Aug.
proclaimed them the enemies of God and humanity, refused to receive their ambassadors, and finally, at the famous battle of the Lechfeld, overwhelmed them on the very scene of their first victory, near Augsburg, which they were besieging (Aug.
But the nation at least was grateful, and after his death (Aug.
Zrinyi captured fortress after fortress, and interrupted the Turkish communications by destroying the famous bridge of Esseg, while Montecuculi defeated the grand vizier at the battle of St Gothard (Aug.
Yet, despite these reverses, Kuprili's superior diplomacy enabled him, at the peace of Vasvar (Aug.
Kossuth again appointed as commander-inchief the brave but inefficient Dembinski, who was utterly routed at Temesvar (Aug.
The peace of Prague (Aug.
This appointment, at a moment when Austria-Hungary was again contemplating war with Serbia, naturally increased the ferment, and on Aug.
The Declaration of Corfu made a profound impression in Austria-Hungary, which was heightened by Mr. Lloyd George's speech in honour of Serbia at a luncheon given by the Serbian Society of Great Britain to Pasic (Aug.
Lansing in the name of America (May 31) was a fresh encouragement: and Korosec, after constituting a Yugoslav National Council for the furtherance of unity, convoked a new Slav congress at Lyublyana (Ljubljana) on Aug.
When on Aug.
12 1918 the Serbs were allowed to occupy Temesvar and most of the Banat, the east of which is overwhelmingly Rumanian and which was claimed in its entirety by Rumania, in right of her treaty of Aug.
Her claim to Pecs (Fiinfkirchen) was disallowed, but owing to the long delay in ratifying the treaty, Yugoslav troops remained in occupation of this district and its valuable coal-mines till Aug.
There was general agreement on foreign policy, whose pivots were close alliance with Czechoslovakia, the series of bilateral agreements which made up the Little Entente (Czechoslovakia and Yugoslavia Aug.
The terms agreed upon were drawn up in the form of a convention and signed (Aug.
More partial actions, at Hundheim (23rd), Tauber Bischofsheim (24th),Gerchsheim (25th), Helmstadt (25th) and Rossbrunn (26th) ended in the retreat of the Germans to Wurzburg and beyond; the armistice (Aug.
- Steel head-gear, modern German type, constructed by Aug.
Another small boat (UB14) on its way from Orak to the Straits, torpedoed the British transports " Royal Edward " off Cos (Aug.
Hamilton's orders - eight now that the 52nd had arrived - in reality gave a very misleading impression of the strength of the force; his Majesty's Government had, however, during the course of the month decided to dispatch large reinforcements to this theatre of war, and the Allied commander-in-chief had been cheered by the tidings that five further divisions, the loth, 11th, 13th, J3rd and 54t h, had been placed under orders for the Aegean, and would join him between July 10 and Aug.
The offensive started on Aug.
They had moreover incurred very heavy losses in the combats of, and since, Aug.
The great Aug.
The Allies had in Aug.
In the autumn of 1863 a war of manoeuvre was fought between the two commanders, on the whole favourably to the Union arms. Grant, commanding all the armies of the United States, joined the Army of the Potomac in the spring of 1864, and remained with it until the end of the war; but he continued Meade in his command, and successfully urged his appointment as major-general in the regular army (Aug.
"ANDREW FISHER (1862-), Australian statesman, was born at Crosshouse, Kilmarnock, Aug.
In 1913 his party was in a minority in the Lower House and he therefore resigned in favour of Mr. (afterwards Sir) Joseph Cook; but at the special election of Aug.
Slowly he restored the national prestige, for he asserted loyalty to France as the first principle of policy and brought about the Anglo-Russian agreement in Persia of Aug.
He died on Aug.
He was succeeded (Aug.
ALEXANDER WEKERLE (1848-), Hungarian statesman (see 28.500), was again appointed prime minister on Aug.
The statement still commonly repeated that it originated with Petrus 1 These details are scarcely the invention of the chronicler; see Chronicles, and Expositor, Aug.
Mill a Aug.
ii.; Edward Caird, The Social Philosophy and Religion of Comte (Glasgow, 1885); Hermann Gruber, Aug.
Sein Leben and seine Lehre (Freiburg, 1889) and Der Positivismus vom Tode Aug.
de Roberty, Aug.
(1895 and 1899); Millet, La Souverainete d'apres Aug.
Of the History of Learning (1691)-another with the same title came out in 1694-only a few numbers appeared, as the conductor, De la Crose, started the monthly Works of the Learned (Aug.
"ETHEL BARRYMORE (1879-), American actress, was born Aug.
The outbreak of the World War in 1914 led to a German invasion which, from midsummer 1915 until Aug.
June, July and Aug.
WYNDHAM, GEORGE (1863-1913), English politician and man of letters, was born Aug.
Moseley was in Australia with the British Association in 1914 when the World War broke out; he returned to England, obtained a commission in the Royal Engineers, and was killed by a Turkish bullet on the Gallipoli peninsula on Aug.
The Investment of Metz (Aug.
At this moment (Aug.
Ferreira do Amaral, the Portuguese governor, put an end to this state of things in 1849, and left the Chinese officials no more authority in the peninsula than the representatives of other foreign nations; and, though his antagonists procured his assassination (Aug.
Zimmermann retired on Aug.
- The first stage of the British offensive in Aug.
that on Aug.
Operations of the First Army (Aug.
This last-named formation began to arrive in the army area on Aug.
Thus the front on Aug.
In their operations between Aug.
- The results of the fighting on the line of the upper Somme and the Tortille at the end of Aug.
Some of his public announcements became famous, notably that of Aug.
Three times (April 13, May 29 and Aug.
The king of Castile invaded Portugal, but his army was compelled by pestilence to withdraw, and subsequently by the decisive battle of Aljubarrota (Aug.
20 1913, and became once more Minister for Foreign Affairs in the reconstructed Viviani Cabinet on Aug.
Immediately after Brunswick's manifesto followed the storming of the Tuileries and the removal of the royal family to the Temple (Aug.
In response to Sir Edward Grey's statement in the House of Commons on Aug.
It is uncertain what official had the charge of the corn supply at Puteoli under the Republic, but in the time of Antoninus Pius we find an Aug(usti) dis(pensator) a frumento Puteolis et Ostis dependent no doubt on a procurator annonae of the two ports.
"LOUIS BARTHOU (1862-), French statesman, advocate, author, journalist, and lecturer, was born at Oleron Aug.
He was successively Minister of the Interior (Aug.
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He planned and carried out the successful attack on Monte Sabotino which preceded the fall of Gorizia (Aug.
The development of lampreys has received much attention on the part of naturalists, since Aug.
Long declining, long owing its continuance to the jealousies and conflicting policies of the great European Powers, the Ottoman Empire may be said to have ended, as the result of defeat in war, when its delegates signed the Treaty of Sevres on Aug.
After hostilities broke out in Europe in Aug.
The treaty embodying the terms of the Allied Powers was eventually signed at Sevres by the Ottoman delegates on Aug.
Later Tracy introduced to him Aug.
The procedure of the Poles was similar; all the Polish parties united in a joint central committee which issued a manifesto in favour of performing their duty to the state (Aug.
Seidler now resolved to undertake the reconstruction of the crumbling body politic, with a reorganized Cabinet (Aug.
The process of dissolution advanced rapidly, when England on Aug.
In the banking law of Aug.
The outbreak of the World War compelled the bank to raise its rate on July 27 1914 from 4 to 5%, on July 31 to 6% and on Aug.
The bankrate was reduced to 6% as early as Aug.
of the Principaux economistes, published by Guillaumin, Paris, with preface and notes by Eugene Daire; also his CEuvres economiques et philosophiques were collected with an introduction and note by Aug.
He died at Breslau Aug.
Sullivan after a brief engagement (Aug.
After the Confederate success at Wilson's Creek (Aug.
"THOMAS EDWARD LAWRENCE (1888-), British traveller, archaeologist and soldier, was born in Wales Aug.
The battle of Novi was disastrous to the French arms, not merely because it was a defeat, but above all because Joubert himself was amongst the first to fall (Aug.
Giry and Aug.
Czechoslovakia, Yugoslavia and Rumania became bound together in the Little Entente by a treaty of alliance (Convention with Yugoslavia dated Aug.
By the compact of Zborow (Aug 21, 1649) Chmielnicki was recognized as hetman of the Zaporozhians, whose registered number was now raised from 6000 to 40,000; a general amnesty was also granted, and it was agreed that all official dignities in the Orthodox palatinates of Lithuania should henceforth be held solely by the Orthodox gentry.
It is unnecessary to recapitulate the unheardof atrocities by which the consent of the sejm to this act of brigandage was at last extorted (Aug.
The death of Frederick the Great (Aug.
The titles in the order adopted, but with date of publication, are as follows: "Oratio inauguralis," on his appointment (1649) as Savilian professor (1657); "Mathesis universalis, seu opus arithmeticum philologice et mathematice traditurn, arithmeticam numerosam et speciosam aliaque continens" (1657); "Adversus Meibomium, de proportionibus dialogus" (1657); "De sectionibus conicis nova methodo expositis" (1655); "Arithmetica infinitorum, sive nova methodus inquirendi in curvilineorum quadraturam aliaque difficiliora matheseos problemata" (1655); "Eclipsis solaris observatio Oxonii habita 2° Aug.
His crowning achievement was the great victory of Kirkholm (Aug.
Three charters of John granting the bishop fairs on the feasts of St Nicholas, St Ursula and St Margaret are extant, and another of Edward changing the last to the feast of St Peter ad Vincula (Aug.
He held Dover successfully through the darkest hour of John's fortunes; he brought back Kent to the allegiance of Henry III.; he completed the discomfiture of the French and their allies by the naval victory which he gained over Eustace the Monk, the noted privateer and admiral of Louis, in the Straits of Dover (Aug.
It spread, and Santa Anna left the country (Aug.
Asmussen, De fontibus Adami Bremensis, 1834; Lappenberg in Pertz, Archie, vi, 770; Aug.
Entering the diplomatic service at an early age, he was assigned in 1886 to the Paris embassy and in 1889 transferred to London, where with short intervals he was ambassador from 1904 to Aug.
After the outbreak of war his activities were mainly directed to stirring up the patriotic spirit of the people, as in his messages to the Chambers of Aug.
4 1914 and Aug.
Soon afterward (Aug.
The only further addition or alteration made in Queen Elizabeth's reign was in 1561, when all the present black letter Holy Days were added to the Kalendar except St George (April 23) Lammas (Aug.
1), St Laurence (Aug.
No amendment was made in it in either house and it finally received the royal assent on the 19th of May 1662, being annexed to an Act of Uniformity which provided for its coming into general and compulsory use on St Bartholomew's Day (Aug.
This scholarly linguist, equipped with modern methods of scientific research, did not confine himself to the classical period like Csoma, but extended his ' The Capuchin friars who were settled in Lhasa for a quarter of a century from 1719 studied the language; two of them, Francisco Orazio della Penna, well known from his accurate description of Tibet, and Cassian di Macerata sent home materials which were utilized by the Augustine friar Aug.
On his final penetration southward, arriving within fourteen days of Lhasa, he left the bulk of his caravan and pushed rapidly on towards that city, but was stopped when about five days from it (Aug.
In 1862 he organized the 109th and the 137th regiments of New York Volunteer Infantry and (Aug.
Brodeisen, De Arcesila philosopho (1821); Aug.
31, 1905, July 15, 1907, Aug.
s The treatise bore the date, " ` Rouen, Aug.
After the battle of Lincoln (1141) Henry declared for Matilda; but finding his advice treated with contempt, rejoined his brother's side, and his successful defence of Winchester against the empress (Aug.
Not until Aug.
The verdict, however, shocked public feeling and Pericles was reinstated in popular favour as strategus (c. Aug.
sema in the Hellespont in which victory on the whole rested with the Athenians (Aug.
After the earlier disasters in 1870, he was appointed by the emperor first commandant of the troops of Chalons camp, and soon afterwards (Aug.
The result was that the British preparations were made with such secrecy that the Germans subsequently admitted that on - Aug.
This spirit pervaded the services during the earlier stages of the war, notwithstanding the voluntary action of the newspapers in suppressing naval and military information in July and Aug.
He died at Howick, after a serious operation, on Aug.
2 I Circular of Count Muraviev, Aug.
The 1 Coulaincourt to Napoleon, 4th report, Aug.
At San Severino, after a victorious campaign, he and the pope jointly invested Ranulf as duke of Apulia (Aug.
Stanton was finally asked to resign, and on his refusal to do so the president suspended him (Aug.
iv.-x.; the so-called Chronicle of Fredegarius; Aug.
See the critical dissertation in the Acta sanctorum, Aug.
His efforts for the men had already, it was calculated, amounted to a permanent annual increase in the railway wage bill of 65,00o,000, and an increase of 50%which in Aug.
When in Aug.
Rhoades of the " Guendolen " on Aug.
In 1914, leading Constitutionalist forces in the West, he took Sinaloa, Culiacan and Guadalajara in July, entering the capital Aug.
He accepted the position of head of the Press Bureau, and in that capacity encouraged, with a view to accelerate enlistment, the publication in The Times of Aug.
Cook, Expositor, Aug.
Cook, Expositor, (Aug.
According to the report of Aug.
Roald Amundsen sailed from Norway in the "Fram " (which had been fitted with internal combustion engines) in Aug.
It lasted for 36 days from June 27 to Aug.
He left England on Aug.
party first in a small steamer from South Georgia, then in a trawler from Montevideo, then in a little motor schooner from Punta Arenas, all of which were driven back by the ice floes near the South Shetlands, and finally in the " Yelcho," a tug from Punta Arenas, in which he reached the island on Aug.
Not quite a year later (Aug.
To this task he devoted the next eighteen months (Aug.
Salandra was called upon to form the new Cabinet, and he was Premier when the World War broke out in Aug.
The work of Moltke, who with other German officers who had been engaged in organizing the Turkish army, threatened to destroy his superiority in the field; the commercial treaty signed by the Ottoman government with Great Britain (Aug.
The appearance of the combined British, Austrian and Russian fleets, under Sir Charles Napier, off Beirut (Aug.
The works of St Thomas Aquinas are recommended as the standard authority in theology (Encyc. of Leo XIII., Aeterni Patris, Aug.
Rasmussen reached the head of Danmark Fjord on May 9, travelled down the fjord and up Independence Fjord to Navy Cliff, which he left on Aug.
coast near Danmark Harbour, during which they mapped Louise Land, they left their base on April 20 with ponies to draw their sledges, and reached Lakse Fjord near Proven on Aug.
In March 1903 he was sent to the Philippines and in Aug.
CAPORETTO - The Italian offensive I of Aug.
South of Tolmino the Aug.
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[The answer given to this question by Aug.
Of the studies in the same field which have appeared since, the most important are: Aug.
Friedlander, Nicanoris 7repi 'IXLaK4 s ariyµ)s reliquiae (Berlin, 18 57); Aug.
Other important works are those of Aug.
After a series of bloody engagements (Aug.
An Education bill was introduced by him Aug.
As governor he recommended the establishment of a Virginia company to carry on trade with the Indians, he urged upon the provincial government and also upon the British authorities the wisdom of constructing forts along the frontier, and he personally organized and conducted an exploring expedition (Aug.
"JAMES KEIR HARDIE (1856-1915), British Labour politician, was born at Newarthill in Lanarkshire Aug.
2.) De Aug.
In his account of Experientia Literata (De Aug.
Enrolled in the Hungarian army during the World War, he was a prisoner of war in Russia, when he was instructed by Lenin for the purposes of Communist propaganda, and after the collapse of the Central Powers he was sent back to Hungary with a commission to set up a Soviet Republic. From March 21 to Aug.
He was born in Aug.
De Anima, 39 Aug.
SaintMars writes to Louvois (Aug.
The Court of Criminal Appeal dismissed his appeal against conviction on July 18, and he was executed in Pentonville prison on Aug.
was glad to conclude a truce with Sweden also on a uti possidetis basis at Pliusa (Aug.
After the dissipation of the first coalition against him by the peace of Travendal (Aug.
But the defeats of Savarsbruk and Ratan (Aug.
It was Sweden, too, who mediated the truce of Malmo (Aug.
The fauna of the Persian plateau he described as Palaearctic, with a great prevalence of desert forms; or, perhaps more correctly, Aug.
For this achievement Aehrenthal was rewarded by his master by elevation to the rank of Count (Aug.
In the same month (Aug.
On the morrow (Aug.
That Wykeham, who was clearly an extremely good man of business, should, when clerk of the works, have played a considerable part in determining what works should be done and the general character of the buildings with which he was connected, we may believe; but to think that this attorney and notary, this keeper of the king's dogs (20th Aug.
He remained incarcerated till the pope's death (Aug.
Surrounded by hostile columns converging on Sofia from every quarter, Bulgaria yielded on July 31, and on Aug.
Musa Brassavolus, Aug.
high, with two bronze tablets, was erected before the town-hall by the Old Colony Commission, and on High Pole Hill on the 10th of August 1 9 07 the cornerstone of a second memorial (completed in 1909, dedicated Aug.
The average length of school term was 6.8 months, the average expenditure (year ending Aug.
The outbreak of the World War in Aug.
The address caused a deep impression, and it was no doubt much in the minds of the cardinals when they assembled in conclave for the election of a new pope on the last day of Aug.
He died at Batsford Park, Glos., Aug.
"AUGUSTO RIGHI (1850-1920), Italian physicist, was born at Bologna Aug.
He was nominated leader of the Liberal party in Aug.
Francis however boldly crossed the Col de l'Argentiere (Aug.
at Fallen Timbers, Ohio (Aug.
The burgomaster of the old town was one of those who were decapitated in the Hradcany Square (Aug.
At the " Blue Star " hotel in Prague also was signed the treaty which ended the war between Austria and Prussia (Aug.
In the closing hours of his first session, in spite of strenuous efforts to prevent it, Sumner delivered (Aug.
Accordingly, directly the crisis became acute, he wrote, on Sunday Aug.
Grey's speech of Aug.
Dupuy also published, with his brother Jacques, and their friend Nicolas Rigault, the History of Aug.
1; Expositor, Aug.
The Treaty of Sevres, signed on Aug.
His most formidable raid was checked by the Yorkshire shire levies, at the battle of the Standard (Aug.
This was the death-blow to the cause of Louis of France; when it was followed up by the defeat in the Dover Straits of a fleet which was bringing him reinforcements (Aug.
had but few loyal adherents, Vw hen the rivals met at Bosworth Field (Aug.
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