Pre-war sentence example

  • Occupations.-The pre-war growth of industries, especially in Riga and Libau, tended to reduce the percentage of the agricultural population, but agriculture is still the chief occupation, and the redivision of the rural population was the outstanding feature after 1918.
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  • Effects of the World War.-The losses suffered by Latvia from evacuation, war, occupation, invasion and Bolshevik rule almost ruined her beyond hope; the official statistician Skuieneeks estimated in 1920 that it would take 50 years to bring her back to the pre-war level.
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  • During the war external trade was almost wholly with Great Britain; after 1918 Belgium recovered part of the trade, though that with Britain continued much above pre-war figures and was worth £2,000,000 in 1919.
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  • Mr Fischer, the leader of the party, was one of the ablest statesmen on the Boer side in the pre-war period.
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  • So far Federal officials were acting under pre-war legislation including the old Treason law.
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  • The normal value, for example, of the post-war exports of Bahrein should be more nearly £3,000,000 than £ I,000,000, owing to the enhanced value in terms of money of pearls, and the export trade of Bandar 'Abbas should likewise be more in a normal post-war than in a pre-war year.
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  • Bushire, Hanjam, Bahrein, Abadan and Basra Summary showing Import and Export Values of Trade in the Persian Gulf (excluding Iraq and Arabistan) in two pre-war years and in the latest post-war year available.
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  • Perhaps they felt this success story would dig them out of the hole being created by the revelations of increasingly creaky pre-war intelligence.
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  • However, many variations from the ideal will exist, including pre-war silos of concrete cylindrical construction.
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  • Everything that was progressive in pre-war syndicalism merged with communism.
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  • Joseph is believed to have been a pre-war territorial and volunteered for overseas service when the Battalion was mobilized on August 1914.
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  • Alan Turing's biography is interwoven with the course of twentieth-century history and falls naturally into pre-war, wartime and post-war periods.
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  • Pre-war types also had small circular reflectors incorporated within their lettering.
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  • Joseph is believed to have been a pre-war Territorial and volunteered for overseas service when the Battalion was mobilized on August 1914.
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  • With twenty-one chapters divided into six parts, the book begins with an examination of the role of Christians in pre-war politics.
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  • Alan Turing 's biography is interwoven with the course of twentieth-century history and falls naturally into pre-war, wartime and post-war periods.
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  • The 1940s through the late 1950s saw a style that looked toward the future with an eye toward pre-war styles and ideas.
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  • Even if your decorating style is Victorian, Colonial or pre-War, you can make contemporary design style work in your home.
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