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  • Later she helped him pack his things in the car.

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  • He was a great thinker and a great doer, and with Washington he helped to make our country free.

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  • Deidre helped him lift the hacking girl into a sitting position.

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  • She took its arm and helped him up.

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  • The conductor helped her off the car and then the engineer started his train again, so that it puffed and groaned and moved slowly away up the track.

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  • Alex helped the man get the luggage into the trunk and then hurried to assist Carmen into the car before the man could touch her.

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  • His horse was led to the door, and a servant helped him to mount it.

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  • Quinn was finishing removing the plans and I helped hauling them to the attached garage.

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  • Yes, it can't be helped if they won't take less.

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  • It was where she belonged, now that she'd helped those that needed it and lost her brother.

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  • He stood and helped her to her feet.

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  • Alex had been the one who helped her see them as true family, and yet he was having issues accepting his own father.

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  • They both helped her to the chair.

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  • Eureka helped him by flying into the faces of the enemy and scratching and biting furiously, and the kitten ruined so many vegetable complexions that the Mangaboos feared her as much as they did the horse.

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  • That movement helped a former lieutenant named Adolf Hitler come to power.

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  • Bordeaux helped her into the saddle and then mounted one of the mules.

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  • We also went nutting, and I helped them open the chestnut burrs and break the shells of hickory-nuts and walnuts--the big, sweet walnuts!

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  • She hadn't helped any by turning their past problems into a monetary issue.

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  • When the spasms passed, she turned to the man she had nearly killed... the man who had helped give her that second chance.

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  • Wouldn't it be foolish to abandon the carefully laid plans that had helped her achieve her goals in the first place?

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  • If Damian knew the woman trying to crawl back into his bed had helped murder his brother, her husband… She couldn't see him over the crowd.

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  • He's helped all of them somehow, though he terrified me the time I did meet him.

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  • She helped Betsy in the kitchen and hovered around Bumpus like a hen with chicks.

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  • He struggled to sit up, and she helped him.

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  • The men silently devoured their food and then helped her clean up the camp.

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  • A major success helped raise our spirits.

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  • Molly helped Betsy prepare dinner.

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  • She helped Destiny into her chair and smiled thanks to Alex as he held hers.

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  • Destiny helped her with planting the green bean seeds.

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  • Bordeaux helped her up on her wagon seat and she smiled down at him.

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  • He helped her down, his hands lingering on her waist as he gazed down at her.

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  • One real runaway slave, among the rest, whom I helped to forward toward the north star.

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  • This dog helped him watch the sheep.

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  • She'd helped her father sleep.

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  • Dismissing himself from the group, he strode to his horse and helped her down.

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  • They lived more than two thousand years ago, and each one helped to make his country famous.

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  • Have you helped them physically and morally?

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  • She realized that those noticing her liked her, and this observation helped to calm her.

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  • She helped Destiny into a frilly white dress with yellow trim and they both finished up with white sandals.

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  • She ran the bath water for Destiny and helped her into the tub with her toy before rejoining Alex.

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  • Yancey lifted Lisa from the counter and helped her into a chair.

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  • He helped her up and she tried to stand, but her legs felt like rubber.

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  • The police detective helped us by perjuring himself.

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  • Baby Claire helped too, by taking her turn by demanding attention while I spent the time worrying about how I could protect the nest of fragile souls under my care.

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  • It's all a little scary but I helped by getting Howie to go to sleep.

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  • It helped wake her up without completely lifting the fog of a fever that had been present since yesterday.

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  • You are being helped by an excellent salesperson who has been working there for twenty-five years.

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  • Prince Andrew got out of the carriage, helped his little wife to alight, and let her pass into the house before him.

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  • After supper Lisa helped put away the leftovers and wash dishes.

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  • But if I had not helped you, you would have been in a worse place.

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  • It's in the Emperor's service... it can't be helped... one is sometimes a bit hasty on parade...

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  • He leaned forward as he helped her dismount at the barn, rain rolling off the brim of his hat in a stream.

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  • Jonathan helped her feed and water the animals and then she took him to the hospital with her.

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  • At the house, Giddon helped her down and assisted her into the kitchen.

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  • It must have helped, at least to some degree, because when he spoke again outside her door, his voice was controlled.

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  • He took her hands and helped her to her feet, his voice becoming soft and gentle, his gaze mystic.

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  • He stood and brushed the sand from his clothes and then helped her to her feet.

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  • Bordeaux helped her down the hill and they joined the Indians.

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  • The driver pitched her old clothes in the boot and helped her into the stage.

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  • Surprisingly, Darcie was good company, which helped the trip go by faster.

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  • Two had helped force feed him, before he knew kiri loved him.

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  • Pierre hopped out and helped her and then Darian.

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  • He also generously awarded those who helped him win battles.

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  • He stood and helped her up, drawing her into his arms.

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  • "There is not a family in our walls the Warlord has not helped," Lean added, calming.

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  • "Bob Fulton planned the whole thing," he said, "and I helped him make the paddles and put them on the boat."

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  • I would have helped.

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  • Maybe getting away from Dulce had helped.

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  • She might have lost the baby anyway, but the way he treated her couldn't have helped.

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  • Prodding Martha to talk out her dilemma helped, didn't it?

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  • The elections of 1905 having sent his party back with a large majority, he was received in audience by the king and helped to construct the Wekerle ministry, of which he was one of the most distinguished members.

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  • The mother gave each a tin plate and a wooden spoon, and then helped them all to boiled beans.

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  • Or is it something about them that predates their Oscar triumph and helped them win?

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  • He taught me Latin grammar principally; but he often helped me in arithmetic, which I found as troublesome as it was uninteresting.

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  • She has oftenest advised and helped me in my progress through college.

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  • She helped me unpack my trunk when it came, and was delighted when she found the doll the little girls sent her.

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  • She helped me wind some worsted one day, first rapidly and afterward slowly.

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  • "It can't be helped: men must sometimes have masculine conversation," said he.

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  • "And can't it be helped?" she asked.

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  • As they were leaving the theater Anatole came up to them, called their carriage, and helped them in.

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  • I helped you, but all the same I must tell you the truth; it is a dangerous business, and if you think about it--a stupid business.

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  • In Marya Dmitrievna's anteroom the footman who helped him off with his fur coat said that the mistress asked him to come to her bedroom.

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  • Some hussars who galloped up disengaged his foot and helped him into the saddle.

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  • On all sides, the hussars were busy with the dragoons; one was wounded, but though his face was bleeding, he would not give up his horse; another was perched up behind an hussar with his arms round him; a third was being helped by an hussar to mount his horse.

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  • His old sister-in-law popped in a small bundle, and one of the coachmen helped him into the vehicle.

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  • "Oh well... it can't be helped!" said he in a tone of vexation and placed his hand on the gate as if to leave.

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  • But I have not killed anyone or taken anything that was not mine, but have only helped my poorer brothers.

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  • Terenty, when he had helped him undress and wished him good night, often lingered with his master's boots in his hands and clothes over his arm, to see whether he would not start a talk.

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  • The guests welcomed Pierre because he always helped to enliven and unite any company he was in.

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  • She helped Carmen into the new dress.

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  • For the most part, though, her conversation was interesting and helped keep Lisa's mind off her own problems.

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  • Yancey looked down at her as he helped her from the ATV.

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  • Howard finally came to her side and helped her to her feet.

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  • His body was the nearest available leaning post, so she helped herself, burying her face in his chest.

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  • He helped Darian to his feet.

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  • Long term, this hurts nations more than expropriation has helped them.

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  • I was there and really helped him fly the kites.

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  • She returned in a few minutes and helped me put away my things.

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  • He dived again, but I miscalculated the direction he would take, and we were fifty rods apart when he came to the surface this time, for I had helped to widen the interval; and again he laughed long and loud, and with more reason than before.

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  • It is true, I fear, that others may have fallen into it, and so helped to keep it open.

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  • It can't be helped! said the count, shrugging his shoulders and speaking playfully of a matter that evidently distressed him.

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  • "No, it can't be helped, lad," said the prince.

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  • "It can't be helped It happens to everyone!" said the son, with a bold, free, and easy tone, while in his soul he regarded himself as a worthless scoundrel whose whole life could not atone for his crime.

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  • The count got out helped by the footmen, and, passing among men and women who were entering and the program sellers, they all three went along the corridor to the first row of boxes.

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  • Giddon helped her to her feet.

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  • I squirmed and screamed and begged and wailed my head off and told them I hated them but nothing helped.

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  • Cynthia hibernated to some serious tears while Dean sleepwalked through the daily chores, helped by Maria.

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  • While the theft of the bone cast a pall on the upcoming activity, the anticipation of an outing in the mountains helped brighten their mood.

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  • It might have helped if you'd done your homework, master Dean.

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  • Dean sensed his wife looked forward to the service and it helped her to come to terms with her son's sudden marriage.

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  • I just helped you protect the souls.

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  • It helped but wasn't enough for him to be able to forgive her just yet.

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  • He had helped her blend her dream of a horse ranch into a profit making package of a guest ranch.

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  • He led the horses outside and helped her up on Princess.

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  • "Tell me what to do," she begged as she helped him lay down.

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  • In fact, if she had stayed on the farm, they would have helped her.

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  • Seeing a speech therapist would have helped, but he managed to do it on his own.

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  • He'd helped build the bridge between the two who were sworn together as mates after they barely learned each other's' names.

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  • Wynn helped her carry her stuff to his vehicle.

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  • She didn't want that to be true of Wynn, who had helped her for years.

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  • The sight, sound and scent of the ocean helped her relax.

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  • He went rogue and helped Katie evade you in the underworld.

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  • You helped me escape demons through that awful underworld forest.

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  • He's helped me through a lot over the past few years.

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  • She needed the time to herself and hoped the connection to nature helped clear her head.

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  • Believe it or not, I helped.

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  • Gabriel, he's protected and helped me more than once since the dungeon and done it out of some sort of sense of duty.

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  • Megan helped and stacked socks and underwear in her pile and then brought her a light wool jacket, leather gloves, hat, and scarf.

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  • Ully helped her up, and they both eyed Sasha as the Dark One.s servant approached.

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  • Andre had been his confidante and mentor whose guidance had helped him navigate his role as the Immortals. leader.

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  • If you had half a brain, you.d have helped Rhyn and killed Sasha.

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  • I helped strip away his chances of staying with you.

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  • "You didn't come to the party last night," Kiera said as she helped herself to eggs before Romas could fill her plate.

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  • The next two days passed quickly as Kiera helped Evelyn set up her sudden wedding.

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  • "He knows a member of his family helped me," was the response.

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  • The exercise helped clear her head.

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  • Two hauled her up and one helped Mansr.

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  • Then he added magnanimously, "I'm donating the school book and ink bottle to the museum, seeing as Miss Worthington helped in locating the buyers and all."

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  • "The museum has already helped with this," he said, presenting the picture of Rev. Martin and his wife.

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  • It was a gift from a young lady whom he'd helped when Bird Song first opened.

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  • I skipped ahead to a page where she used more punctuation and it helped.

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  • He always made sure one of the adults was close by, but his youth and a natural sense of balance helped him to catch on to the sport quickly.

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  • The museum can't open for hours, Dean asked his wife as he helped clean up the dining room.

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  • Dean's marriage to Cynthia hadn't helped break the tie as she wisely refused to divulge to either of them how she voted.

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  • Young Donnie helped me do these.

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  • She did attempt to engage an uninterested climber in a conversation about her Great-aunt Annie being one of the founders of the Ouray Woman's Club, back in 1897 and how she helped form the Ouray Library, with her friend, the famous millionaire, of Hope Diamond fame, Tom Walsh.

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  • Maybe you snuck up here and helped hustle along your sweetie on her trip to never-never land.

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  • I don't know what would have helped her.

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  • Dean helped Weller carry the remaining articles into Bird Song.

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  • Cynthia had spotted him coming up the walk, Martha explained, and managed to remain out of sight while Fred helped Shipton lug down the belongings.

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  • Once she turned him and helped him through the painful first weeks, he abandoned her.

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  • If it helped to get all the blood now, so be it.

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  • After dinner, Connor helped Jackson put up the shutters, then they sat down for a drink.

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  • She held him until he quieted, helped him to his feet and then to the sofa.

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  • Jackson helped set up the presentation on the stage, and then took a seat at the back of the lecture hall as the students meandered in.

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  • I helped Jackson pick out some suits a while back… how did they fit?

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  • I asked his permission, and he helped me pick out the rings.

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  • I just helped her to say it out loud.

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  • Connor's level-headedness helped Jackson to think more rationally.

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  • His lips twisted into a smile as he helped Katie out.

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  • Alex took her home, changed into his western garb, and helped her with the chores.

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  • She struggled to rise and Alex helped her to her feet.

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  • Carmen helped them move the last of their things into the house, and as she was leaving Katie took her aside.

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  • He withdrew his computer and did so, grateful for the woman that helped him out of blind faith.

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  • It stilled his nerves and helped him focus.

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  • The doc helped her sit.

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  • He helped her without breaking the kiss, their hands fumbling in their haste to have his clothes off.

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  • Lives she'd helped destroy.

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  • Jack helped her eat her meat and then finished off the rice and beans.

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  • You helped a lot of people that way.

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  • Kris would've helped you.

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  • "I think you helped me," Rhyn said.

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  • "Dinner was very good," I said later as I helped to clean up.

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  • Dean began to fill the suitcase and Hunter helped him by folding the suits.

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  • His grades were good, which helped.

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  • Your report really helped.

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  • The old Ethel Rosewater was coming back and the second gin helped.

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  • I had a couple of hoods break into my house and if I find out Arthur helped them find me, I'll personal­ly beat him into the ground.

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  • Certainly his ties to Ethel helped, but Ethel herself knew little and Dean had never told her he was chasing down the possibility that Byrne was alive.

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  • The vision disappeared in a moment, after someone stepped in front of Dean and helped him steady his legs and rise to his feet.

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  • Of course, it helped that the rain had stopped, but the main problem had been the obstruction.

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  • Of course, Alex had helped him after the wild dog attack.

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  • As he helped her put the groceries away, he paused and turned to her, a carton of eggs in one hand and a package of sliced cheese in the other.

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  • He helped her to her feet and then lifted her in his arms.

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  • Glancing at Katie in the mirror as she helped with the wedding dress, Carmen spoke jokingly.

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  • I would have helped you.

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  • Carmen followed Katie and Bill home and helped Katie get settled in with the babies.

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  • Katie got to bring the babies home today, so I followed her home and helped her with them for a while.

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  • At the barn Alex helped Carmen off the horse and dismounted.

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  • He helped her to the ground and then dismounted, leading Ed to the tree.

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  • When they got to Ed, he mounted and helped her up behind him.

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  • He helped her into the saddle, which was entirely unnecessary, and then lifted a coiled rope from the fence post.

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  • Then she helped him opened the big doors.

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  • In spite of his nearly useless arm, he eagerly helped with the chores.

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  • They took Lori home and helped her into the house.

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  • The next morning they helped Lori make funeral arrangements.

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  • Damian held out his hands and helped her to her feet.

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  • Sofi helped you, but you wouldn't have gotten far if you weren't as strong as you are.

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  • Bianca helped Sofi to the couch then turned to her brother, torn.

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  • Memories of a time spent in a black hell while his mate helped the Black God keep him enslaved.

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  • She had always loved Sirian as an uncle, a man who helped raise her.

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  • Being petite helped, but she still had the smooth lines of a young girl.

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  • Alex helped her put them in bed before Destiny latched on to him.

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  • Still, these seminars helped him stay competitive with his veterinary clinic.

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  • The Sanders had even helped her with the chores sometimes.

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  • Katie had helped her pick out the dress.

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  • Yes. You helped me with my homework a lot.

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  • She and her father had buried Mom's ashes there, and then after he died, Josh had helped her bury his ashes there too.

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  • Jonathan helped her get Brutus in a wheelbarrow and pushed it up to the tree for her.

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  • Aaron and Rob helped her unsaddle the horses and get them into stalls with hay and water.

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  • Josh and Lori had helped her search for crawdads back then, but they weren't using them for fish bait.

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  • It certainly helped to have Jenny watch the children, but even that created a problem.

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  • Felipa helped Carmen clean up the mess and get the children in bed while Alex went upstairs to finish some paperwork.

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  • He helped her to her feet with a hand on each elbow.

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  • He didn't kiss her or even touch her except when he helped her out of the car at home.

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  • "I would have helped you …" Felipa shrugged as she interrupted him.

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  • He bought some battery powered lights to hang on the wagon and Gerald helped him pile hay on the wagon.

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  • Aaron and Felipa went to town for some ice cream, so Rob helped Carmen set up table and chairs outside for the barbeque.

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  • So did I Felipa helped with the beverages while Carmen gathered the children and got them into their chairs.

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  • Sam helped her into the saddle and then mounted her horse.

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  • The cool rag on her face helped to master the nausea.

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  • It helped the shoulder, but it wasn't doing her headache any good.

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  • Alex stood and helped Alondra to her feet.

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  • Alex stood and helped her to her feet.

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  • I told him about how she had helped us with the tours and suggested that he train her to take over the estate.

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  • He wrapped a towel around her shoulders and helped her get into her shoes.

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  • He took her hands and helped her to her feet and then swooped her into his arms.

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  • The tiny bit of disorder helped her relax.

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  • The realization helped her push back the trance she'd been about to fall into.

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  • Being with someone who seemed normal helped her relax, though she wasn't able to forget he had something to do with Xander.

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  • He was good with her cousins, which shocked her, and he helped her, despite knowing she was there to do something bad to him.

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  • Her husband helped her down.

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  • "He helped your brother," she pointed out.

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  • In 937 a great fleet and army were brought together by Constantine and Anlaf, the son of Sihtric, another Norwegian chieftain who had allied himself with the Scots, helped by Anlaf Godfreyson from Ireland.

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  • He appears on the first crusade at Constantinople as one of Godfrey's men; and he helped Tancred to occupy Bethlehem in June 1099.

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  • The establishment of a post office in the town helped the town attract new businesses.

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  • As archbishop of Toledo he exerted himself to protect the clergy from the obligation to pay the excises or octroi duties known as "the millions" and thereby helped to perpetuate the financial embarrassments of the government.

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  • An ardent opponent of Catholic Emancipation, he delivered in 1807 a speech on the subject which helped to give the deathblow to the Grenville administration, upon which he became chancellor of the exchequer under the duke of Portland, whom in 1809 he succeeded in the premiership. Notwithstanding that he had the assistance in the cabinet of no statesman of the first rank, he succeeded in retaining office till he was shot by a man named Bellingham, a bankrupt with a grievance, who had vainly applied to him for redress, in the lobby of the House of Commons on the 11th of May 1812.

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  • This treaty, however, was kept from public knowledge, and Ashley helped Charles to hoodwink parliament by signing a similar treaty on the 2nd of February 1672, which was laid before them as the only one in existence.

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  • A truce was concluded in 1317, but as the Sicilians helped the north Italian Ghibellines in the attack on Genoa, and Frederick seized some Church revenues for military purposes, the pope (John XXII.) excommunicated him and placed the island under an interdict (1321) which lasted until 1 335.

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  • Frederick's great merit was that during his reign the Aragonese dynasty became thoroughly national and helped to weld the Sicilians into a united people.

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  • " I can say with truth," he writes to the princess Elizabeth, 9 " that the principle which I have always observed in my studies, and which I believe has helped me most to gain what, knowledge I have, has been never to spend beyond a very few hours daily in thoughts which occupy the imagination, and a very few hours yearly in those which occupy the understanding, and to give all the rest of my time to the relaxation of the senses and the repose of the mind."

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  • The chief names in this advanced theology connected with Cartesian doctrines are Ludwig Meyer, the friend and editor of Spinoza, author of a work termed Philosophia scripturae interpres (1666); Balthasar Bekker, whose World Bewitched helped to discredit the superstitious fancies about the devil; and Spinoza, whose Tractatus theologico-politicus is in some respects the classical type of rational criticism up to the present day.

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  • The first important recorded act of Pericles falls in 463, when he helped to prosecute Cimon on a charge of bribery, after the latter's Thasian campaign; but as the accusation could hardly have been meant seriously Pericles was perhaps put forward only as a lay-figure.

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  • As a member of the council of Madras he helped to defend the city against the French in 1759, and in July 1760 he went to Bengal as president of the council and governor of Fort William.

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  • granted to the Bohemian Protestants, in 1609, the "Majestatsbrief," or patent of equal rights, the revocation of which helped to precipitate the Thirty Years' War.

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  • When the excitement consequent on the gold finds had subsided, there was a considerable reaction against the claims of Labour, and this was greatly helped by the congested state of the labour market; but the principle of an eight-hours day made progress, and was conceded in several trades.

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  • That strike had been liberally helped by the Australian unions, and it was confidently predicted that, as the Australian workers were more effectively organized than the English unions, a corresponding success would result from their course of action.

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  • With the old Czechs he refused to recognise the constitution of 1867; he helped to draft the declaration of 1868 and the fundamental articles of 1871, and took a leading part in the negotiations during the ministry of Potocki and Hohenwart.

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  • In 1854-1855, when it became evident that the Whig party in the North was moribund, Seward helped to lead its scattered remnants into the Republican fold.

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  • On the 10th of June 1875 he died in Dalton, Georgia, a city which in 1848 he had helped to found.

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  • The Portuguese were expelled by Fasilidas, but his castle was built, by Indian workmen, under the superintendence of Abyssinians who had learned something of architecture from the Portuguese adventurers, helped possibly by Portuguese still in the country.

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  • He understood their problem and it helped galvanize him to volunteer to help them.

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  • In 40 he helped to arrange the peace of Brundisium by which Octavian (Augustus) and Antonius were for a time reconciled.

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  • As the bishops had helped to free them from subservience to their feudal masters, so the war of investitures relieved them of dependence on their bishops.

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  • Ren found supporters among the Italian princes, especially the Milanese Visconti, who helped him to assert his claims with arms. During the war of succession which ensued, Alfonso was taken prisoner by the Genoese fleet in August 1435, and was sent a prisoner to Filippo Maria at Milan.

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  • When the mind which had planned it was withdrawn, it fell to pieces, and the very hands which had been used to build it helped to scatter its fragments.

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  • pre-revolutionary days was beneficial and far from oppressive, and helped Lombardy to recover from the ill-effects of the Spanish domination.

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  • Venice not only paid the costs of the war to the two chief belligerents, but her naval resources also helped to launch the young general on his career of eastern adventure.

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  • The monks were pensioned off, but though the confiscated property helped to fill the empty coffers of the state, the measure aroused widespread alarm and resentment among that superstitious people.

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  • 1838) and other agitators; and in December 1816 helped to arrange a meeting in Spa Fields, London, which was to be followed by the seizure of the Tower of London and the Bank of England, and by a general revolution.

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  • Kant had fewer isolated points of departure than intuitionalists; yet gaps and isolation recurred in Kant, and helped to make him the father of modern agnosticism.

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  • We may be helped in assigning him his proper place if we observe that, almost invariably, he accepts certain beliefs which he forbears to press.

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  • that, by the employment of "magic boys" (magici pueri), he helped to find a sum of money that had been lost.

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  • He helped to crush the rising of the peasants under Thomas Munzer in Thuringia in 1525; he was a member of the league of Schmalkalden, and took part in all the movements of the Protestants against Charles V.

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  • The building and handling of vessels also, and the utilization of such uncontrollable powers of nature as wind and tide, helped forward mechanical invention.

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  • He also helped her in quieting Ferdinand, who was chafing under the privileges of the Castilian grandees, and succeeded so well that the king also took him as confessor.

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  • Perhaps his best book is the Interpretatio in Librum Psalmorum (1523), and he is also remembered as having helped Luther in his translation of the Bible.

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  • They also helped to keep Gaul itself in order and their presence explains why the four provinces of Gaul proper contained no troops.

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  • There can be no doubt that the establishment of the Norman power in England was, like the establishment of the Danish power, greatly helped by the essential kindred of Normans, Danes and English.

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  • But it was helped only silently.

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  • Norman warriors had long before helped the Christians of Spain in their warfare with the Saracens of the Peninsula, and in Sicily it was from the same enemy that they won the great Mediterranean island.

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  • He himself erected a temple to Zeus Panhellenios and helped Poseidon and Apollo to build the walls of Troy.

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  • In return for these services Bismarck helped Russia to recover a portion of what she had lost by the Crimean War, for it was thanks to his connivance and diplomatic support that she was able in 1871 to denounce with impunity the clauses of the treaty of Paris which limited Russian armament in the Black Sea.

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  • to the tsar at Reval on the 9th June 1908, helped to knit close once more the loosened alliance with France, and so to preserve the threatened balance of Europe.

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  • The career of Valenzuela probably helped to suggest the subject of Ruy Blas to Victor Hugo.

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  • Its constant and impartial expositions of cases of over-work and insufficient training of employes have greatly helped to elevate the character of these employes.

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  • As embankments have to support the weight of heavy trains, they must be uniformly firm and well drained, and before the line is fully opened for traffic they must be allowed time to consolidate, a process which is helped by running construction or mineral trains over them.

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  • Sometimes, however, a sharp incline occurring on an otherwise easy line is not reckoned as the ruling gradient, trains heavier than could be drawn up it by a single engine being helped by an assistant or " bank " engine; sometimes also " momentum " or " velocity " grades, steeper than the ruling gradient, are permitted for short distances in cases where a train can approach at full speed and thus surmount them by the aid of its momentum.

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  • 1753), the Cameronian, who helped to found the Reformed Presbyterian Church.

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  • Here he helped to arrange the alliance between the Papacy, Venice and Spain against the Turks, an alliance which was responsible for the victory of Lepanto.

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  • And he did not realize the importance of the kinship between Christian doctrine and Hellenistic syncretism, which helped to promote the reception of Christianity.

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  • He fought at Rosebeke in 1382 against the Flemings and helped to suppress the Parisian revolts.

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  • On his return to Liegnitz he helped to spread the principles of the Reformation in the principality and in Silesia, while warning his colleagues against the abuse of the doctrine of justification by faith.

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  • Such superb self-confidence can accomplish much, and it undoubtedly helped to form Fustel's talent and to give to his style that admirable concision which subjugates even when it fails to convince; but a student instinctively distrusts an historian who settles the most controverted problems with such impassioned assurance.

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  • Nevertheless, or rather for this very reason, its symbols found their way into the rising literature of the vulgar tongues, and helped to quicken the fancy of the artists employed upon church buildings and furniture.

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  • Indeed even Gentiles helped them, so that the whole world (Dio Cassius says) was stirred.

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  • In the latter year he helped to organize the banking and brokerage firm of Hornblower & Weeks, Boston, Mass., of which he was a member until 1912.

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  • It may also have helped to familiarize the Hindu mind with the idea of an empire, which appeared among them later than in other Asiatic countries.

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  • Dumont was a Genevese exile, and an old friend of Romilly's, who willingly prepared for him those famous addresses which Mirabeau used to make the Assembly pass by sudden bursts'of eloquent declamation; Claviere helped him in finance, and not only worked out his figures, but even wrote his financial discourses; Lamourette wrote the speeches on the civil constitution of the clergy; Reybaz not only wrote for him his famous speeches on the assignats, the organization of the national guard, and others, which Mirabeau read word for word at the tribune, but even the posthumous speech on succession to the estates of intestates, which Talleyrand read in the Assembly as the last work of his dead friend.

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  • Wolsey's assistance helped Charles V.

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  • She helped to frustrate the conspiracy with France which John concocted during Richard's captivity.

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  • This he has called his third stage as a political economist, and he says that he was helped towards it by the lady, Mrs Taylor,' who became his wife in 1851.

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  • The plea of the last named on behalf of Corsica served to enlist the sympathy of Napoleon in his wider speculations, and so helped to bring about that mental transformation which merged Buonaparte the Corsican in Bonaparte the Jacobin and Napoleon the First Consul and Emperor.

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  • A secret mission to Genoa enabled him to inspect the pass north of Savona, and the knowledge of the peculiarities of that district certainly helped him in maturing his plan for an invasion of Italy, which he put into execution in 1796.

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  • The events which helped the disgraced officer of August 1795 to impose his will on France in November 1799 now claim our attention.

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  • The influence of Barras with this fashionable lady helped on the match.

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  • The remembrance of the fatal day of Vendemiaire 1795 perhaps helped to paralyse the majority.

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  • As for the benefits which Bonaparte and his savants helped to confer on Egypt, they soon vanished.

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  • The new Franco-Russian entente helped on the formation of the Armed Neutrality League and led to the concoction of schemes for the driving of the British from India.

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  • An equally significant hint, that the Ionian Isles might easily be regained by France, further helped to open the eyes of the purblind Addington ministry to the resolve of Napoleon to make the Mediterranean a French lake.

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  • Exactions at the expense of Hanover and Naples helped to lighten the burdens of French finance; Napoleon's sale of Louisiana to the United States early in 1803 for 60,000,000 francs brought further relief to the French treasury; and by pressing hard on his ally, Spain, he compelled her to exchange the armed help which he had a right to claim, for an annual subsidy of 2,880,000.

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  • Napoleon's utter disregard of the neutrality of neighbouring states was soon to be revealed in the course of a royalist plot which helped him to the imperial title.

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  • Opinions were divided in the emperor's circle between a Russian and an Austrian princess; but the marked coolness with which overtures for the hand of the tsar's sister were received at St Petersburg, and the skill with which Count Metternich, the Austrian chancellor, let it be known that a union with the archduchess, Marie Louise, would be welcomed at Schonbrunn, helped to decide the matter.

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  • In 1854 Stephens helped to secure the passage of the Kansas-Nebraska Bill.

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  • In 1848 he helped to found the Deutsch-evang.

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  • Their route led them through Persia, along the southern and eastern shores of the Caspian (whose inland character, unconnected with the outer ocean, their journey helped to demonstrate), and probably through Talas, north-east of Tashkent.

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  • But Venice had been made to suffer at the hands of Carrara, who had levied heavy dues on transit, and moreover during the Chioggian War had helped the Genoese and cut off the food supply from the mainland.

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  • degree in 1515 and removed to Cambridge, where Erasmus had helped to establish a reputation for Greek and theology.

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  • His writings show sound scholarship and high literary power, while they helped to shape the thought of the Puritan party in England.

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  • Again in 323 they took part in the Lamian War against Antipater, and in 279 helped to defend Thermopylae against the Gauls.

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  • This company, it is said, helped to attract the brokers back to the spinners, and an informal understanding was arrived at that the buying broker should not figure both as agent and principal in the same transaction.

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  • These theories endeavour to discover the means by which the exceptional occurrence is brought about; but the explanation is merely hypothetical, and we are not helped in conceiving the mode of the divine activity in the working of miracles.

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  • Always hostile to the principality, which Bohemund established in spite of his oath, they helped by their hostility to cause the loss of Edessa in 1144, and thus to hasten the disintegration of the Latin kingdom of Jerusalem.

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  • But the purely military character of the Seljukian occupation helped the crusaders in yet another way.

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  • The struggle lasted for some months, and helped to delay the further progress of the crusaders.

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  • Still more important perhaps was the fact that the ports of the kingdom attracted the Italian towns; and it was therefore to the kingdom that they lent the strength of their armies and the skill of their siege-artillery - in return, it is true, for concessions of privileges so considerable as to weaken the resources of the kingdom they helped to create.

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  • There were Genoese ships in St Simeon's harbour in the spring of 1098 and at Jaffa in 1099; in 1099 Dagobert, the archbishop of Pisa, led a fleet from his city to the Holy Land; and in i ioo there came to Jaffa a Venetian fleet of 200 sail, whose leaders promised Venetian assistance in return for freedom from tolls and a third of each town they helped to conquer.

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  • But it was the Genoese who helped Baldwin I.

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  • But the Genoese, who had helped with provisions and siege-tackle in the capture of Antioch and of Jerusalem, had both a stronger claim on the crusaders, and a greater interest in acquiring an eastern emporium.

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  • A Venetian fleet of 1 20 sail came in 1123, and after aiding in the repulse of an attack, which the Egyptians had taken advantage of Baldwin II.'s captivity to deliver, they helped the regent Eustace to capture Tyre (1124), in return for considerable privileges - freedom from toils throughout the kingdom, a quarter in Jerusalem, baths and ovens in Acre, and in Tyre onethird of the city and its suburbs, with their own court of justice and their own church.

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  • We have seen that the action of Bohemund at Antioch was the negation of this theory, and that Alexius in consequence helped Raymund to establish himself in Tripoli as a thorn in the side of Bohemund, and sent an army and a fleet which wrested from the Normans the towns of Cilicia (1104).

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  • On the whole, the interference of the Comneni, if it checked Zengi for the moment in 1138, may be said to have ultimately weakened and distracted the Franks, and to have helped to cause the loss of Edessa (1144), which marks the turning-point in the history of the kingdom of Jerusalem.

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  • The richest proprietor in the Holy Land,' but practically immune from any charges on its property, the Church helped, unconsciously, to ruin the kingdom which it should have supported above all others.

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  • 2 This body of crusaders ultimately reached the Holy Land, where it joined Conrad (who had lost his own original forces), and helped in the fruitless siege of Damascus.

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  • onwards, as a cover and an excuse for secular ambitions of their own; and in this way they had certainly helped, in very large measure, to discourage the old religious zeal for the Holy War.

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  • in 1307, advocates a general council of Europe to maintain peace and prevent the dissensions which - as, for instance, in 1192 - had helped to cause the failure of past Crusades.

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  • A wide missionary activity had begun in the 13th century - an activity which was the product of the Crusades and the contact with the Moslem which they brought, but which yet helped to check the Crusades, substituting as it did peaceful and spiritual conquests of souls for the violence and materialism of even a Holy War.

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  • The Crusades had sprung from the policy of a theocratic government counting on the motive of otherworldliness; they had helped in their course to overthrow that motive, and with it the government which it had made possible.

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  • This commando was defeated at Viervoet, near Thaba Nchu, by the Basuto, who thereafter raided and plundered the natives opposed to them and the farmers who had helped the British.

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  • He was helped of course by his sound education; but the true cause of his success lay in his strong sense, untiring industry, courage, clear-sightedness and great intellectual force.

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  • The first attack upon the aristocracy proceeded from a young noble named Cylon, who endeavoured to become tyrant about 630 B.C. The people helped to crush this movement; yet discontent must have been rife among them, for in 621 the Eupatrids commissioned Draco, a junior magistrate, to draft and publish a code of criminal law.

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  • P.) of St Jacques; and, following the advice of a Spanish monk, spent his vacations in Flanders, where he was helped by the rich Spanish merchants.

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  • As in his active career he had wrought organic changes in the ordering, direction and control of fleets, so by his historic studies, pursued after his retirement, he helped greatly to effect, if he did not exclusively initiate, an equally momentous change in the popular, and even the professional, way of regarding sea-power and its conditions.

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  • Baluze, who became his secretary in 1656, helped him with the work and finished it, adding clever appendices and publishing the whole in 1688 under the title Marca hispanica.

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  • It consists of a series of sermons on the latter portion of the 6th chapter of Ephesians, and is described as a "magazine from whence the Christian is furnished with spiritual arms for the battle, helped on with his armour, and taught the use of his weapon; together with the happy issue of the whole war."

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  • Fourthly, the enforcement of the fugitive slave law aroused a feeling of bitterness in the North which helped eventually to bring on the war, and helped to make it, when it came, quite as much an anti-slavery crusade as a struggle for the preservation of the Union.

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  • von Hofmann, who materially helped the acceptance of the doctrine by the lucid exposition in his Introduction to Modern Chemistry, 1865.

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  • da Santa Croce, who had helped to seize Cardinal Orsini, and Troches or Troccio, one of the family's most faithful assassins; all these murders brought immense sums to the pope.

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  • In this task he was much helped by the materials collected in his library.

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  • Tattnall's flagship the Toeywan had grounded shortly before, and had been helped off by the British squadron.

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  • His son Richard, in 1227, received the land of "Connok" [Connaught], as forfeited by its king, whom he helped to fight.

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  • In 1789 he exchanged his chemistry lectureship for that of the theory and practice of physic; and when the medical college, which he had helped to found, was absorbed by the university of Pennsylvania in 1791 he became professor of the institutes of medicine and of clinical practice, succeeding in 1796 to the chair of the theory and practice of medicine.

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  • This is why, besides the disciplinary measures which regulated the elections, the celebration of divine service, the periodical holding of diocesan synods and provincial councils, are found also decrees aimed at some of the "rights" by which the popes had extended their power, and helped out their finances at the expense of the local churches.

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  • Such extension of his field would have been impossible had not Wesley been helped by a heroic band of preachers.

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  • As instances of his close intimacy with illustrious Florentine families, it may be mentioned that he held the young Francesco Guicciardini at the font, and that he helped to cast the horoscope of the Casa Strozzi in the Via Tornabuoni.

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  • He had seen the young prince grow up in the palace of the Via Larga, and had helped in the development of his rare intellect.

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  • This last-named work shows the influence of French art, an influence which helped greatly to form the practice of Ramsay, and which is even more clearly visible in the large collection of his sketches in the possession of the Royal Scottish Academy and the Board of Trustees, Edinburgh.

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  • This was enough to make him unpopular with many of the Welsh clergy, and being denied the privilege of preaching for nothing at two churches, he helped his old Oxford friend John Mayor, now vicar of Shawbury, Shropshire, from October until January 11th, 1784.

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  • John Thornton and Thomas Scott helped him to secure supplies from the Society for the Promotion of Christian Knowledge from 1787 to 1789, when the stock became all but exhausted.

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  • In that year he helped to found the Theologische Studien and Kritiken, the chief organ of the "mediation" theology (Vermittelungstheologie).

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  • The system reached from Kentucky and Virginia across Ohio, and from Maryland across Pennsylvania and New York, to New England and Canada, and as early as 1817 a group of anti-slavery men in southern Ohio had helped to Canada as many as moo slaves.

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  • The Quakers of Pennsylvania possibly began the work of the mysterious Underground Railroad; the best known of them was Thomas Garrett (1789-1871), a native of Pennsylvania, who, in 1822, removed to Wilmington, Delaware, where he was convicted in 1848 on four counts under the Fugitive Slave Law and was fined $800o; he is said to have helped 2700 slaves to freedom.

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  • Helped by a strong south wind, the British war-ships passed up the straits and anchored off the Seven Towers.

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  • But the wars with Russia and other Christian powers, and the different risings of the Greeks and Servians, helped to stimulate the feelings of animosity and contempt entertained towards them by the ruling race; and the promulgation of the Tanzimat undoubtedly heralded for the subject nationalities the dawn of a new era.

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  • At first he seems to have remained on good terms with Themistocles, whom he is said to have helped in outwitting the Spartans over the rebuilding of the walls of Athens.

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  • (2nd ed., Göttingen, 1792-1801); and in several works he helped to lay the foundations of statistical science.

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  • At Oxford Rotherham built part of Lincoln College and increased its endowment; at Cambridge, where he was chancellor and master of Pembroke Hall, he helped to build the University Library.

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  • With the neighbouring tribes, the Ammonites helped the Babylonian monarch Nebuchadrezzar against Jehoiakim (2 Kings xxiY.

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  • The attempt of the king to enforce the official use of the Dutch language, and the foundation of the so-called philosophical college at Louvain helped to exacerbate the growing discontent.

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  • His reputation was helped by several clever if somewhat wrong-headed publications, including a satirical pamphlet entitled The Theology and Philosophy of Cicero's Somnium Scipionis (1751), a defence of the Hutchinsonians in A Fair, Candid and Impartial State of the Case between Sir Isaac Newton and Mr Hutchinson (1753), and critiques upon William Law (1758) and Benjamin Kennicott (1760).

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  • The completion in 1899 of a railway from Lagos helped not only to develop trade but to strengthen generally the influence of the white man.

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  • At the governmental institutions, Professors Oppert and Halevy helped further to train him.

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  • In the same year he published Banks, Banking, and Paper Currencies, a work which helped to promote the growth of the free banking system in America.

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  • 1268), Benedictine abbot of Notre Dame de la Grasse (1224) and bishop of Marseilles (1229), twice visited the Holy Land (1239 and 1260), where he helped the Templars build the great castle of Safet.

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  • He helped to restore Charles II.

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  • But it was in the application to mechanical questions of the instrument which he thus helped to form that his singular merit lay.

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  • He was with Napoleon through the greater part of that campaign; and after its disastrous conclusion helped to prepare the new forces with which Napoleon waged the equally disastrous campaign of 1813.

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  • On 26th January Marignano captured the forts of Porta Camollia (which the whole population of Siena, including the women, had helped to construct) and invested the city.

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  • Commandant Jan Mocke of Winburg (who had helped to besiege Captain Smith at Durban) and others of the " war party " attempted to induce the volksraad not to submit, and a plan was formed to murder Pretorius, Boshof and other leaders, who were now convinced that the only chance of ending the state of complete anarchy into which the country had fallen was by accepting British sovereignty.

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  • It was on this mission that he met and helped his compatriot Bonaparte.

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  • In Dalmatia the Venetians III were too strong for her; but she helped materially to break up the Byzantine rule in the Balkan peninsula by assisting Stephen Nemanya to establish an independent Servian kingdom, originally under nominal Hungarian suzerainty.

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  • The oracle of Delphi determined that the city had no founder but Apollo, and in the Athenian War in Sicily Thurii was at first neutral, though it finally helped the Athenians.

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  • In 1896 he entered the second Di Rudini cabinet as minister of the treasury, and by timely legislation helped to save the bank of Naples from failure.

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  • There at first he helped Denikin to maintain the independence of the Caucasus, but when the latter made a political approach towards the Entente, Enver left him, stayed for a short time in Azerbaijan, and was mixed up 1 A German version was issued in 1918.

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  • It was exceedingly popular, and helped him to make a position.

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  • The Arakan Flotilla Company has also helped to open up the Arakan division.

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  • Injurious as the excise duty undoubtedly was to the glass trade generally, and especially to the flint-glass industry, it is possible that it may have helped to develop the art of decorative glass-cutting.

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  • In 1865 he helped to found the Deutsche Protestantenverein, but withdrew from it in 1877.

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  • He became the servant of Amar Das, helped in the public kitchen, shampooed his master, drew water, brought firewood from the forest, and helped in the excavation of a well which Amar Das was constructing at Goindwal.

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  • Although very hostile to Earl Thomas of Lancaster, Badlesmere helped to make peace between the king and the earl in 1318, and was a member of the middle party which detested alike Edward's minions, like the Despensers, and his violent enemies like Lancaster.

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  • had died, eliminating two dangers to the republic. Spain, who was at war with France over the partition of Naples, helped the Pisans as the enemies of Florence, France's ally (1501-1504), but when the war was over the Florentines were able to lay siege to Pisa (1507), and in 1509 the city was driven by famine to surrender and became a dependency of Florence once more.

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  • He helped to establish the American Tract Society, the American Education Society, the Temperance Society and the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions.

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  • Some of the religious gilds supported schools, or helped to maintain roads, bridges and town-walls, or even came, in course of time, to be closely connected with the government of the borough; but, as a rule, they were simply private societies with a limited sphere of activity.

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  • But the experience of all peoples in that memory requires to be helped by form.

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  • Qais ur-Rugayyat was the poet of `Abdallah ibn uz-Zubair (Abdallah ibn Zobair) and helped him until circumstances went against him, when he made his peace with the caliph.

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  • Their violent anti-Magyar attitude has driven away a certain amount of Hungarian custom, and helped to increase the political difficulties of the cis-Leithan government.

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  • Of the four doors three are by John of Bologna, who was greatly helped by Francavilla, Tacca and others; that of the south side, of much older date, is generally supposed to be the work of Bonanno.

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  • The Romans entered into the heritage of the Carthaginians and the vassal kings of Numidia, and Punic speech and civilization The gave way to Latin, a change which from the time Province of of Caesar was helped on by Italian colonization; to "Africa."

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  • Indirectly, too, Hermas tended to keep alive the idea of the Christian prophet, even after Montanism had helped to discredit it.

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  • The temporary success of the Lombard league helped to strengthen the towns; but their ineradicable jealousy of one another soon.

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  • The longer Christina ruled, the more anxious for the future fate of her empire grew the men who had helped to build it up. Yet she gave fresh privileges to the towns; she encouraged trade and manufactures, especially the mining industries of the Dales; in 1649 she issued the first school ordinance for the whole kingdom; she encouraged foreign scholars to settle in Sweden; and native science and literature, under her liberal encouragement, flourished as they had never flourished before.

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  • Among other missionary labours of his later years, he helped the Free Church mission on Lake Nyassa, travelled to Syria to inspect a mission at Lebanon, and assisted Lady Aberdeen and Lord Polwarth to establish the Gordon Memorial Mission in Natal.

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  • " I certainly," he writes to his most intimate friend, " am under great personal obligations to SaintSimon; that is to say, he helped in a powerful degree to launch me in the philosophical direction that I have now definitely marked out for myself, and that I.shall follow without looking back for the rest of my life."

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  • Dr Cutler was selected to negotiate with Congress, and seems to have helped to secure the incorporation in the Ordinance for the government of the North-West Territory of the paragraphs which prohibited slavery and provided for public education and for the support of the ministry.

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  • Yet even in this way he helped to found the historical school in literature and science, for it was only after an excessive and sentimental interest in primitive human culture had been awakened that this subject would receive the amount of attention which was requisite for the genetic explanation of later developments.

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  • Herder had a genuine appreciation for early German painters, and helped to awaken the modern interest in Albrecht Diirer.

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  • However crude and hasty this critical investigation, it helped to direct philosophic reflection to the unity of mind, and so to develop the post-Kantian line of speculation.

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  • In 1502 he took part in the conspiracy against Cesare, but, when the latter obtained French assistance, he abandoned his fellowconspirators and helped Borgia to overcome them.

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  • In 1852 he took part in establishing the Nouvelle Revue de theologie, the first periodical of scientific theology published in France, and in the same year helped to found the "Historical Society of French Protestantism."

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  • Moreover, his younger brother, Charles of Orleans, who was of a more sprightly temperament, was his father's favourite; and the rivalry of Diane and the duchesse d'Etampes helped to make still wider the breach between the king and the dauphin.

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  • But besides the vocation he had freely selected and assiduously laboured to fulfil, two more external influences helped to shape Martineau's mind and define his problem and his work; the awakening of English thought to the problems which underlie both philosophy and religion, and the new and higher opportunities offered for their discussion in the periodical press.

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  • Certainly the Japanese have proved themselves capable of great things, and their achievements seem to have been helped rather than retarded by their attention to detail.

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