The British diplomatist secured his first triumph in the signature of the treaty of Bucharest (May 28, 1812) whereby Khotin, Bender, Kilia and Akkerman were left to Russia; the frontier was fixed at the Pruth; the Asiatic boundary was slightly modified.
Someone near her gasped, and Deidre glanced up, expecting to see a fender bender or similar issue in the street.
Only after Suvarov had valiantly defended Kinburn did he take heart again, and besiege and capture Ochakov and Bender.
Bender Eregli), an ancient city on the coast of Bithynia in Asia Minor, at the mouth of the Kilijsu.
of Sweden at Poltava, this monarch took refuge in Turkey, and was allowed to reside at Bender.
In June Romanzov's victory at Kartal made him master of the principalities, and by November the fortresses of Izmail and Kilia, guarding the passage of the Danube, and those of Akkerman and Bender on the Dniester had fallen into the hands of the Russians.
Selim, the late sultan's nephew, who succeeded, made strenuous preparations for continuing the war, but his generals were incompetent and his army mutinous; expeditions for the relief of Bender and Akkerman failed, Belgrade was taken by the Austrians, Izmail was captured by Suvorov, and the fall of Anapa completed the series of Turkey's disasters.
Accordingly, though France made every attempt to induce Turkey to adopt her side, the young Stratford Canning succeeded in causing the resumption of the peace negotiations at Bucharest, broken off through Russia's terms being considered too onerous, and followed by the capture of Izmail and Bender.
He left Paris in 1790 for Vienna, and in company with his friend Prince Charles de Ligne joined the Russian army as a volunteer, reaching the Russian headquarters at Bender on the 21st of November.
BENDER (more correctly Bendery), a town of Russia, in the government of Bessarabia, on the right bank of the Dniester, 37 m.
As early as the 12th century the Genoese had a settlement on the site of Bender.
Bender was taken by the Russians in 1770, in 1789 and in 1806, but it was not held permanently by Russia till 1812.
The districts south of the old Roman earthworks which link the Dniester with the Pruth along the line of the Botna, just south of Bender, consist of level pastureland known as the Budjak steppes.
The government is divided into eight districts, the chief towns of which are Akker man (pop. 32,470 in 1900), Bender (33,741 in 1900), Byeltsi (18,526 in 1897), Izmail (33,607 in 1900), Khotin (18,126), Kishinev (125,787 in 1900), Orgeyev (13,356), and Soroki (25,523 in 1900).
A hold was obtained on the country by the occupation of various fortresses on Moldavian soil with the surrounding territory - in 1538 Cetatea Alba, in 1592 Bender, in 1702 Chotim (Khotin).
Literature: Bender, Untersuch.
Bender, Schleiermachers Theologie mit ihren philosophischen Grundlagen (1876-1878); O.
En route, they have a minor fender bender.
January and I made a large bender by a bend in the sleepy, serpentine river that coiled through the site.
Deceit: Go see that mind bender, he'll sort you.
The first a near post left foot bender from the Laborers skipper.
We provide you a full plumber's tool kit containing everything you need including a machine pipe bender.
Unfortunately, Coventry has just returned home after an all-night bender at the local watering hole.
We and the world were created by accident by a really stoned deity on a massive bender.
A tipi and a large bender provided more space when needed, as well as smaller tents too.
What's the longest bender you've ever been on?
Before kick-off famous spoon bender Uri had predicted a 2-1 Newcastle victory, with Alan Shearer scoring with a penalty.
For example, we aim to dispel concerns over ' gender bender hormones ' in drinking water through articles in men's health magazines.
Copper pipes are not flexible enough to bend without kinking, without the use of a pipe bending spring or pipe bender.
Tuesday 18th February 7pm Miles ' Movie mind bender quiz.
Mainly just testing out my new metal bender which is ace.
mind bender, he'll sort you.
Play as Fry, Bender and Leela to save the Earth from the clutches of evil corporate mogul, Mom.
On the 1st of February 1713 he was attacked by the Turks in his camp at Bender, and made prisoner after a contest which reads more like an extravagant episode from some heroic folk-tale than an incident of sober 18th-century history.
BANDER Abbasi (also Bender Assns, and other forms), a town of Persia, on the northern shore of the Perisan Gulf in 27Ã‚° 11' N., and 56Ã‚° 17' E., forming part of the administrative division of the "Persian Gulf ports", whose governor resides at Bushire.
One would expect little less from Britain ' s first gay socialist transvestite poet and radical agenda bender.
Steven Bender, DDS heads the North Texas Center for Head, Neck and TMJ Pain.
If your cabinets are cluttered with too many small appliances - including a separate food processor, mixer and bender - this item can certainly help you take care of that problem.
It turns out that many of the incidents that made for the hilariously funny film happened to a friend of executive producer Chris Bender.
Beryl Bender Birch is the founder and leader of The Hard & the Soft Yoga Institute, which offers several teacher training programs that qualify for Yoga Alliance certification.
Of all the days in Spirit Week, Gender Bender Day is possibly the easiest.
One of the dangers of Gender Bender Day is when it turns from fun into an attack on the other gender - which happens when instead of focusing on silly external appearances the students focus on core identities.
Gender Bender Idol - Have a talent competition (hopefully judged by gender-bending teachers) in the form of the popular TV show Americian Idol.
If you check in at a gym five times, you get a "Gym Rat" badge, and if you check in more than four times in one night you are on a "Bender" with an inebriated cartoon badge to remember it by.
Bender, that the uniforms of the Coast Guard started to undergo changes to make them different from the uniform worn by members of the Navy.
There was a fender bender in the town square that delayed me but I wasted little time racing up the Surry road.
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