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  • A month later the ambitious young general, Joubert, who took over Moreaus command and raffled part of Macdonalds following, was utterly routed by the Austro-Russian army at Novi (August 15) with the loss of 12,000 men.
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  • Joubert perished in the battle.
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  • Rittich, " Die Ethnographic Russlands " in Petermanns Mitteilungen, Erganzungsheft 54 (Gotha, 1878); C. Joubert, Russia as it really is (London, 1904).
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  • The Jacobin Club was closed, thanks to the ability of Fouche, the new minister of Police; but the hopes of Sieyes were dashed by the death of General Joubert, commander of the Army of Italy, at the disastrous battle of Novi (15th of August).
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  • The factor of proportionality will be I-41r, so that ' The principal theoretical investigations are summarized in Mascart and Joubert's Electricity and Magnetism, i.
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  • Joubert, Electricity and Magnetism, §§ 3 8 4, 39 6, 1226; A.
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  • 69-94; Mascart and Joubert, Electricity and Magnetism, ii.
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  • If a transverse cut is made through a bar whose magnetization is I and the two ends are placed in contact, it can be shown that this force is 27r I 2 dynes per unit of area (Mascart and Joubert, Electricity and Magnetism, § 322; and if the magnetization of the bar is due to an external field H produced by a magnetizing coil or otherwise, there is an additional force equal to HI.
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  • Joubert, Lecons sur l'electricite et le magnetisme (2nd ed., Paris, 1896-1897; trans., not free from errors, by E.
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  • His colleague was Piet Joubert.
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  • On being directly appealed to by Kruger and Joubert, Gladstone however replied that the liberty which they sought might be " most easily and promptly conceded to the Transvaal as a member of a South African Confederation."
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  • This, however, was not immediately available, and on the 13th of December the Boers in public meeting at Paardekraal resolved once more to proclaim the South African Republic, and in the meantime to appoint a triumvirate, consisting of Kruger, Pretorius and Joubert, as a provisional government.
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  • Joubert, while Lieut.-General Sir George White was the British commander-in-chief.
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  • Half the mounted men lost their way in attempting to pass the enemy's flank and were taken, and the brigade, threatened to its left rear by Joubert's advance and by the force that had seized the railway, only escaped being enveloped by retreating upon Ladysmith, where it arrived in an exhausted state on the 26th of October.
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  • From that day the role of the Natal Field Force was changed from that of a mobile field army into that of a garrison, and two days later it was completely isolated, but not before General French had succeeded in escaping south by train, and the naval authorities had been induced by Sir George White's urgent appeals to send into the town a naval brigade with a few guns of sufficient range and calibre to cope with the heavy position artillery which Joubert was now able to bring into action against the town.
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  • Hildyard, which opposed Joubert's advance on Pietermaritzburg at Estcourt.
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  • The death of their commandantgeneral, Piet Joubert, on the 28th of March, seemed to mark a change in the fortunes of the Republican army.
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  • Joubert 3 applies to him the words; "Le miel attique est sur ses levres; on croirait aisement qu'il naquit sur le mont Hymette."
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  • Condillac, Joubert, Mill and other eminent men have shown what the intellectual ascendancy of a woman can be.
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  • Thomson, 1892); Joubert and Mascart, Electricity and Magnetism, English translation by E.
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  • Park railway station lies north of the business quarter, and farther north are the Wanderers' athletic sports ground and Joubert's Park.
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  • North of Joubert's Park is the general hospital, and beyond, near the crest of the hills, commanding the town and the road to Pretoria, is a fort built by the Boer government and now used as a gaol.
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  • President Boshof not only got together some eight hundred men within the Free State, but he received offers of support from Commandant Schoeman, the Transvaal leader in the Zoutpansberg district and from Commandant Joubert of Lydenburg.
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  • Joubert in F.
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  • BARTHELEMY CATHERINE JOUBERT (1769-1799), French general, the son of an advocate, was born at Pont de Vaux (Ain) on the 14th of April 1769.
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  • Wounded and made prisoner in this affair, Joubert was released on parole by the Austrian commander-in-chief, Devins, soon afterwards.
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  • Resigning the post in consequence of a dispute with the civil authorities, Joubert returned to France and married (June) Mlle de Montholon.
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  • 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.
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  • Joubert died before it could be shown whether his genius was of the first rank, but he was at any rate marked out as a future great captain by the greatest captain of all ages, and his countrymen intuitively associated him with Hoche and Marceau as a great leader whose early death disappointed their highest hopes.
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  • A monument to Joubert at Bourg was razed by order of Louis XVIII., but another memorial was afterwards erected at Pont de Vaux.
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  • C. Joubert; Chevrier, Le General Joubert d'apres sa correspondance (2nd ed.
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  • Joubert, after meeting him at Rooi Grond, entered the country and attacked Montsioa.
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  • Joubert, Botha was made commander-in-chief of the Transvaal Boers.
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  • Joubert, who represented the British and French bondholders respectively.
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  • Joubert on behalf of the British and French bondholders, one result being the establishment of Dual Control, i.e.
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  • In 1880 the Boer rebellion occurred, and Kruger was one of the famous triumvirate, of which General Piet Joubert and Pretorius were the other members, who, after Majuba, negotiated the terms of peace on which the Pretoria convention of August 1881 was drafted.
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  • In 1883 he was elected president of the Transvaal, receiving 3431 votes as against 1171 recorded for Joubert.
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  • In 1893 Kruger had to face a third presidential election, and on this occasion the opposition he had raised among the burgers, largely by the favouritism he displayed to the Hollander party, was so strong that it was fully anticipated that his more liberal opponent, General Joubert, would be elected.
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  • "General Joubert was, without any doubt whatever, elected by a very considerable majority."
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  • General Joubert accused the government of tampering with the returns, and appealed to the volksraad.
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  • Joubert, A Treatise on Electricity and Magnetism, English trans.
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  • On his return to France he studied at the ecole centrale des travaux publics, and his social education was accomplished in the salon of Pauline de Beaumont, the friend of Chateaubriand and Joubert.
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  • At that time Paul Kruger and Piet Joubert, delegates from the Transvaal Boers, were in Cape Town, and they used their influence to prevent the acceptance of the proposals, which were shelved by the ministry accepting " the 3 Serious troubles with the Basutos which began in 1879 reacted on the situation in the Transvaal and Natal.
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  • In 1886 the governor of Natal received a paper from Umbandine (Mbandini), the paramount chief of the Swazis, stating that Piet Joubert had called on him and requested him to sign a paper saying that "he and all the Swazis agreed to go over and recognize the authority of the Boer government, and have nothing more to do with the English."
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  • Sir Francis de Winton, the British commissioner, who was accompanied by Generals Joubert and Smit on behalf of the Transvaal, reported that Umbandine had already granted concessions, such as "postal, telegraphic, banking, customs,"&c., to the Transvaal, and concessions of land mining and grazing rights to various adventurers.
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  • As his man of action he chose General Joubert, one of the most distinguished among French officers.
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  • Joubert was sent to restore the fortune of the war in Italy.
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  • Moreau being unattainable, Joubert was to be the sword of Sieys; but, when he was killed at the battle of Novi, the sword of the Revolution fell into the hands of Bonaparte.
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  • Several methods have been employed for making observations of the form of alternating current curves - (1) the point-by-point method, ascribed generally to Jules Joubert; (2) the stroboscopic methods, of which the wave transmitter of H.
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  • Joubert and Moreau were quickly compelled to give battle by their great antagonist Suvorov.
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