I'm rebuilding as fast as I can, but it ain't easy finding new Guardians, let alone those who make good agents.
A similar rebuilding took place at the same epoch at Phaestus, and possibly at Hagia Triada.
But as traffic becomes more dense, year by year, the rebuilding process is constant, and American railway lines are gradually becoming safer.
Giovanni, a monster of cruelty and lust, was assassinated by some Milanese nobles in 1412; and now Filippo set about rebuilding his fathers duchy.
Wren was an enthusiastic admirer of Bernini's designs, and visited Paris in 1665 in order to see him and his proposed scheme for the rebuilding of the Louvre.
But he was 10th to execute judgments upon English Puritans, and modern high churchmen complain of his infirmity of purpose, his opportunism and his failure to give Parker adequate assistance in rebuilding the shattered fabric of the English Church.
2), their troubles began, and the Samaritans retaliated by preventing the rebuilding.
31-34), and proceeds at once to the first year of Cyrus, who proclaims as his divine mission the rebuilding of the Temple (538).
It is the work of rebuilding and reorganization, of social and of religious reforms, which we encounter in the last pages of biblical history, and in the records of Ezra and Nehemiah we stand in Jerusalem in the very centre of epoch-making events.
Having satisfied himself of the extent of the ruins, he aroused the people to the necessity of fortifying and repopulating the city, and a vivid account is given in his name of the many dangers which beset the rebuilding of the walls.
Jerusalem had suffered some serious catastrophe before Nehemiah's return; a body of exiles returned, and in spite of interference the work of rebuilding was completed; through their influence the Judaean community underwent reorganization, and separated itself from its so-called heathen neighbours.
references to the rebuilding of the Temple in the reign of Artaxerxes (I Esdras ii.
After the Great Fire of 1666 he constructed a model for the rebuilding of the city, which was highly approved, although the design of Sir C. Wren was preferred.
The dates of the various parts of the existing ducal palace are indicated on the plan; the rebuilding was carried on in the following order, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V.
The charter of incorporation granted in 1614 states that by the invasion of the Spaniards it had been treacherously spoiled and burnt but that its strength, prosperity and usefulness for navigation, and the acceptable and laudable services of the inhabitants in rebuilding and fortifying it, and their enterprise in erecting a pier, have moved the king to grant the petition for its incorporation.
began rebuilding the temple of Nebo at Borsippa (Keilinschr.
In Athens it was doubtless in use for literary as well as for other purposes as early as the 5th century B.C. An inscription relating to the rebuilding of the Erechtheum in 407 B.C. records the purchase of two papyrus rolls, to be used for the fair copy of the rough accounts.
The rebuilding of the choir, begun about the same period, was not completed till about 1400.
With the rebuilding of the choir the whole of the ancient Norman edifice was removed, the only Norman architecture now remaining being the E.
A restoration, including the rebuilding of the two towers, was carried out in 1903-1908.
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.
He lived in imperial state, building himself the great Palais Cardinal, now the Palais Royal, in Paris, another at Rueil near Paris, and rebuilding his ancestral chateau in Poitou.
Hardly less important was his rebuilding of the Sorbonne and his endowments there.
Since 1900 the project of rebuilding the Erechtheum as far as possible with the original blocks has again been undertaken.
The town was almost completely destroyed by the British in 1779, but its rebuilding was begun in the next year.
These were the walling round of the Tower and the rebuilding of London Bridge, which had been almost destroyed by a flood.
One of the most striking changes in the appearance of Norman London was caused by the rebuilding of old churches and the building of new ones, and also by the foundation of bourhood of London, although the houses of nuns, of which there were many dotted over the suburbs of London, were governed by this rule.
In 1176 the rebuilding of London Bridge with stone was begun by descrip- Peter of Colechurch.
Robert Boyle on September Io, says: " The citizens, instead of complaining, discoursed almost of nothing but of a survey for rebuilding the city with bricks and large streets."
Within a few days of the fire three several plans were presented to the king for the rebuilding of the city, by Christopher Wren, John Evelyn and Robert Hooke.
But though the plans of Wren and Hooke were not adopted, it was to these two fellows of the Royal Society that the labour of rebuilding London was committed.
He laid out the ground of the several proprietors in the rebuilding of the city, and had no rest early or late from persons soliciting him to set out their ground for them at once.
The Act of Parliament " for rebuilding the city of London " passed after the great fire, gave the coup de grace to the carpenters as house-builders.
The Peruvian navy was practically annihilated in the war with Chile, and the poverty of the country prevented for many years the adoption of any measure for its rebuilding.
Severus afterwards relented, and, rebuilding a large portion of the town, gave it the name of Augusta Antonina.
In the following years he spent much time and money in rebuilding Windsor Castle, and instituting the order of the Garter, which he did in order to fulfil a vow that he had taken to restore the Round Table of Arthur.
The original temple was said to have been built by Aleus, the founder of the city; it was superseded by a larger one which was destroyed by fire in 395 B.C. The rebuilding was entrusted to Scopas, the great sculptor; and it is probable that he not only acted as architect, but also provided the sculptural groups which ornamented the pediments.
of Jerusalem), Tobiah the Ammonite, Geshem (or Gashmu) the Arabian, and the Ashdodites, whose virulence increased as the rebuilding of the walls continued.
Their great wealth enabled them during their exile to enhance their reputation and secure the favour of the Delphian Apollo by rebuilding the temple after its destruction by fire in J48.
Moreover, in order to permit him to pay the sums, he was to have half the proceeds in his provinces from an indulgence granted to forward the rebuilding of St Peter's.
After its almost total destruction in November 1521, Cortes employed some 400,000 natives in rebuilding the city on its former site.
1487, when the Great Temple in Mexico was consecrated; above are the figures of the Kings Ticoc and Ahuitzotl, sacrificing, with the date of the beginning of the rebuilding, chicome-acatl ("7 reeds"), A.D.
13) extols his fame for rebuilding the desolate city of Jerusalem and for raising up fresh homes for the downtrodden people.
Baker described the condition of opinion as to the safe limits of stress as chaotic. " The old foundations," he said, " are shaken, and engineers have not come to an agreement respecting the rebuilding of the structure.
Then he became, or says he became, secretary to a Greek archimandrite who was travelling in Switzerland to collect subscriptions for the rebuilding of the Holy Sepulchre; then he went to Paris, and, with recommendations from the French ambassador at Soleure, saw something of good society; then he returned on foot through Lyons to Savoy, hearing that Madame de Warens was at Chambery.
(as in Haggai, promises and encouragements connected with the rebuilding of the Temple) 520 and 518; Malachi, c. 460-450; Joel, 5th century B.C.; Jonah, 4th century B.C. The latest prophecies in the book are, probably, those contained in Zech.
A year later, after an exile of over twenty years, he received a summons to Dresden, on the rebuilding of the first opera-house, which had been destroyed by fire in 1869; his second design was a modification of the first.
The restoration involved the complete rebuilding of the choir and the south side of the nave, but the model of the ancient building was followed with great care.
The pop., which after the Armistice had been slowly returning, numbered in 1 9 21 about I,000 persons, housed for the most part in temporary huts, and the rebuilding of the town had begun.
The rebuilding of the dam was projected in 1907.
He came thither in person, invaded Caledonia, commenced the reconstruction of the wall of Hadrian, rebuilding it from end to end in stone, and then in the fourth year of his operations died at York.
His successors, Caracalla and Severus Alexander (211-235), accepted the position, and many inscriptions refer to building or rebuilding executed by them for the greater efficiency of the frontier defences.
The rebuilding of the last-named was rendered advisable by the precarious condition of the structure, but stopped short in the early stages.
Natural-rock cement was first made in the state soon after the discovery, in 1831, of deposits of cement rock near Williamsport, Lycoming county, and the industry was greatly promoted in 1850 when the vast deposits in the lower Lehigh Valley were discovered and large quantities of cement were required in the rebuilding of the Lehigh Canal.
To the Greeks Amasis assigned the commercial colony of Naucratis on the Canopic branch of the Nile, and when the temple of Delphi was burnt he contributed I 000 talents to the rebuilding.
This magnificent edifice had, however, been evidently overthrown by the earthquake of 63, and is in its present condition a mere ruin, the rebuilding of which had not been begun at the time of the eruption,) so that the cult of the three Capitoline divinities was then carried on in the socalled temple of Zeus Milichius.
The fifth temple, that of Venus Pompeiana, lay to the west of the basilica; traces of two earlier periods underlie the extant temple, which was in progress of rebuilding at the time of the eruption.
The portion of the portico surrounding the forum which was in the process of rebuilding at the time when the city was destroyed was constructed of this material, while the earlier portions, as well as the principal temples that adjoined it, were composed in the ordinary manner of volcanic tufa.
On the different days of the year each hour was determined by a fixed star culminating or nearly culminating in it, and the position of these stars at the time is given in the tables as in the centre, on the left eye, on the right shoulder, &c. According to the texts, in founding or rebuilding temples the north axis was determined by the same apparatus, and we may condude that it was the usual one for astronomical observations.
Another large work was the clearance and rebuilding of much of the city of Tell el Yehudia, the palace hall of which contained the celebrated colored tiles with figures of captives.
The Syrian expeditions occupied SiX months in most of his best years, but the remaining time was spent in activity at home, repressing robbery and injustice, rebuilding and adorning temples with the labor of, his captives and the plunder and tribute of conquered cities, or designing with his own hand the gorgeous sacred vessels of the sanctuary of Ammon.
He restored the walls and numerous churches, and began the rebuilding of the Vatican and St Peter's.
The Franco-German War engaged Flach's activities in other directions, and he spent two years (described in his Strasbourg apres le bonabardement, 1873) at work on the rebuilding of the library and the museum, which had been destroyed by Prussian shells.
The great fire of 1896 destroyed a large part of the old town, and some of its insanitary conditions were improved in rebuilding.
5), and in later years offered to assist in rebuilding Yahweh's temple.
Chronicles, with the book of Ezra and Nehemiah, makes a continuity between the old Judah which fell in 586 and the return (time of Cyrus), the rebuilding of the temple (Darius), and the reorganization associated with Nehemiah and Ezra (Artaxerxes).
rebuilding of the walls of Jerusalem by Suleiman the Magnificent (1537): but on the whole Palestine ceases for nearly three hundred years from this point to have a history, save the dreary record of the sanguinary quarrels of local sheiks and of oppression of the peasants by the various government officials.
Ibn Zobair, however, was occupied at Mecca with the rebuilding of the Ka`ba, and Mus`ab was harassed not only by the Kharijites, but also by a noble freebooter, Obaidallah b.
The building of the fortress of Iladath having been completed, Harlan committed to Faraj the Turk the task of rebuilding and fortifying the city of Tarsus.
In the following year when a bill appropriating $50o,000 for rebuilding was before Congress it met with formidable opposition from the "capital movers."
The city was almost destroyed by fire in 1878, and was greatly improved in the rebuilding.
In rebuilding the city every precaution was taken against the recurrence of such a calamity.
In addition to the rebuilding of the streets, he erected a splendid palace, the "golden house," for himself.
6 Ahasuerus is mentioned as a king of Persia, to whom the enemies of the Jews sent representations opposing the rebuilding of the temple at Jerusalem.
Notwithstanding the differing features in the several countries, retrogression is the common characteristic of European history from the 5th to the 10th century, and it was from the ruder state that this decline created that the rebuilding of social and political organization had to be accomplished.
Before the end of the year the rebuilding of the city was rapidly progressing.
In the year 1830 also he was appointed director of the Observatory, and as a member of the chamber of deputies he was able to obtain grants of money for rebuilding it in part, and for the addition of magnificent instruments.
An effort to induce the city to adopt, in the rebuilding after the earthquake of 1906, an artistic plan failed, and reconstruction followed practically the old plan of streets, although the buildings which had marked them had been for the most part obliterated.
High prices of materials and of haulage and freight rates added difficulty to the task of rebuilding, which was accomplished with remarkable energy and speed.
Van Ness Avenue, which during the process of rebuilding had assumed the character of a business thoroughfare, did not maintain this status, the business centre returning to the reconstructed Market Street.
Warburton was further kept busy by the attacks on his Divine Legation from all quarters, by a dispute with Bolingbroke respecting Pope's behaviour in the affair of Bolingbroke's Patriot King, by his edition of Pope's works (1751) and by a vindication in 1750 of the alleged miraculous interruption of the rebuilding of the temple of Jerusalem undertaken by Julian, in answer to Conyers Middleton.
From the first year of Ninus' reign until the rebuilding of Babylon by Semiramis there were sixty-four years; the same between the first of Procas and the building of Rome.
by a private company which built seven locks and dams; this property was condemned and bought for $3,761,615 by the United States government in 1897, and, under the project of 18 99 for rebuilding three of the locks and enlarging another, and that of 1907 for a new lock and dam and for other improvements, $2,675,692 was spent up to July 1909.
set about the rebuilding of the church east of the nave, and at this point it becomes necessary to describe the building as it now appears.
2 The 27th was also a great day, but this day was in commemoration of the rebuilding of the Ka'ba by Ibn Jubair.
The château was originally a huntingbox of the counts of Blois, the rebuilding of which was begun by Francis I.
19), had by no means encouraged the observance of them, the rebuilding of the temple does not appear to have been considered an achievement of sufficient importance to warrant their discontinuance.
Their building operations included the rebuilding of their summer residence, the Ermitage, the great Baireuth opera-house, the building of a theatre and the reconstruction of the Baireuth palace and of the new opera house.
We find it, accordingly, in the 6th century B.C. contracting for the rebuilding of the Delphic temple after it had been destroyed by fire (Herod.
Dumangas was destroyed by fire in June 1900, during a fight with insurgents, but its rebuilding was begun in May 1901.
In this situation he set himself to repair the cathedral, till the fire of London in 1666 necessitated the rebuilding of it, towards which he gave £1400.
But when the rebuilding began, several avenues from too ft.
After the establishment of British rule farmers and herdsmen reoccupied districts and the inhabitants of cities flocked back to the land, rebuilding villages which had been deserted for fifty years.
Chapter xi., where he leads Israel and Judah to the rescue of their kinsmen of Jabesh-Gilead, rebuilding the temple, Hag.
Though traditionally a site of great sanctity, Rangoon owes its first importance to its rebuilding in 1753 by Alompra, the founder of the Burmese monarchy, who gave it the present name of Yan Kon, "the end of the war."
He was involved in the rebuilding of the Stoke Church where he was senior churchwarden and donated £ 500 to the new building.
containment of diseases, mobile clinics and the rebuilding of destroyed infrastructure.
deployed to assist in rebuilding the war damage.
East of the second blocked bay is a slight disconformity in the wall face, perhaps evidence of some rebuilding.
disconformity in the wall face, perhaps evidence of some rebuilding.
elucidateaff will present a slide show elucidating the problems inherent in the global food system and the benefits of rebuilding local food links.
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indulgence of forty days to all who should assist in rebuilding the priory, (fn.
lieities lay in ruins and the country was in no condition to begin rebuilding.
quoin stones from the northeast corner may have been re-used for rebuilding the wall just below the eaves line.
rebuilding the innings and Clifford raced to an excellent half century.
The Service also aims to improve the quality of their lives by rebuilding self-confidence, improving moral and supporting their families.
Strength in numbers At this point in New Orleans ' rebuilding process, strong, organized neighborhoods are critical to their own self-preservation.
Coventry's post-war rebuilding had led to a ' concrete jungle ' of geometric shapes, which found their way into his work.
Strangely silent on the moral problems of going to a country being bombed back to the stone age to fill your boots rebuilding it.
However, work is not likely to extend to rebuilding the cathedral itself, most of which was destroyed by a typhoon in 1836.
Subsequent visits to Winchester inspired Henry with the idea of rebuilding Eton church on cathedral dimensions.
For a while the old anti-Persian policy again found favour in Athens, and Cimon led a great expedition against Cyprus; but on Cimon's death hostilities were suspended, and a lasting arrangement with Persia was brought about.Ã‚° It was probably in order to mark the definite conclusion of the Persian War and to obtain recognition for Athens' work in punishing the Mede that Pericles now Ã‚° proposed a pan-Hellenic congress at Athens to consult about the rebuilding of the ruined temples and the policing of the seas; but owing to the refusal of Sparta the project fell through.
Full of enthusiasm, they set about rebuilding the temple and realizing the glowing promises about the prosperity and dominance of Zion that had fallen from the lips of the Second Isaiah (xlix.
After the destruction of the city of London Wren was employed to make designs for rebuilding its fifty burnt churches, and he also prepared a scheme for laying out the whole city on a new plan, with a series of wide streets radiating from a central space.
The records belonging to this reign represent four different stages: (a) The Samaritans reported that the Jews who had returned from the king to Jerusalem were rebuilding the city and completing its walls, an act calculated to endanger the integrity of the province.
With the capital, the Babylonian provinces in Syria fell to the Persians; in 538 Cyrus granted to the Jews, whom Nebuchadrezzar had transported to Babylonia, the return to Palestine and the rebuilding of Jerusalem and its temple (see JEws, § 19).
but Yahweh gives a comfortable assurance of His gracious return to Jerusalem and the rebuilding of His temple.
This was destroyed by fire in 548 B.C., and the contract for rebuilding was undertaken by the exiled Alcmaeonidae from Athens, who generously substituted marble on the eastern front for the poros specified (see Cleisthenes, ad init.).
and his son), building and rebuilding the Assyrian empire (see Babylonia g Y P (AND Assyria), and eventually pushing their conquests towards Asia Minor at the expense of the Hittite domain.
In June 1676 he was elected to the headship of this foundation, and in this capacity he collected money for some rebuilding, and forwarded the preparation of a Latin edition of Sir John Spelman's Life of Alfred the Great, published by the college.
The chÃ¢teau was originally a huntingbox of the counts of Blois, the rebuilding of which was begun by Francis I.
It is this combined with the fact that their targets, too, are worth more; the cost of rebuilding a modern city today dwarfs the cost of rebuilding that city fifty years ago.
But in January Savelich came from Moscow and gave him an account of the state of things there, and spoke of the estimate an architect had made of the cost of rebuilding the town and country houses, speaking of this as of a settled matter.
Some of the quoin stones from the northeast corner may have been re-used for rebuilding the wall just below the eaves line.
Phil Davis and Stan Clifford set about the task of rebuilding the innings and Clifford raced to an excellent half century.
Despite much rebuilding in 1850, the box pews, two-decker pulpit and squire 's pew were retained.
In rebuilding, the company followed up an Admiralty request for British shipbuilders to develop the use of electric welding in warship construction.
Subsequent to the 1989 earthquake, rebuilding the Bay Bridge was a priority for officials.
Here one must watch out for several hazards; the definition of rebuilt (amount of work actually done on the piano and associated quality) varies widely and some pianos that had poor tone in the first place are not improved by rebuilding.
The first meaning refers to the financial crisis to 1869 when Jay Gould and James Fisk attempted to corner the gold market by hoarding the gold after the government was in the midst of rebuilding the United States after the Civil War.
Operation Fresh Start - This great organization is dedicated to rebuilding more sustainable communities in the aftermath of natural disasters like hurricanes and tornadoes.
Focus on rebuilding your friendship before you try and go back out with her- eventually, she might be ready for a boyfriend but right now she apparently isn't.
Maybe you should talk to him first- you know, start saying hi to each other again and rebuilding the relationship that you had last year before you decide whether or not you should date now.
The shirt grabbed $995 to support the Rebuilding Sri Lanka Organization.
Although Hurricane Katrina had a devastating effect of the New Orleans area, cruise lines are slowly rebuilding business; wedding cruise New Orleans venues are now more available and might promise the nuptials of your dreams.
Costs for a bathroom renovation are extensive because of the tear-out and rebuilding of the bath area.
In 2002, it was closed down for a major renovation that included rebuilding the turntable and installing a new computerized operating system.
Rust requires rebuilding or patchwork, depending on the extensiveness of the problem.
Since bone is normally undergoing a continuous rebuilding process, the necrotic areas are most often self-repaired over a period of weeks or months.
Whether a homeowner is rebuilding a home or starting from the ground up, this show follows individuals trying to create a home of their dreams.
A large majority of building owners at the time had insurance that covered fire damage but not earthquake damage, so matches were struck and property was set ablaze to ensure the rebuilding.
Most of the buildings here were destroyed during the aftermath of the 1906 earthquake and the core of the neighborhood's colorful architecture dates from the period of rebuilding in its wake.
Post-1906 San Francisco Earthquake, many civilian prisoners from the city's jails were transferred to Alcatraz for temporary detention during rebuilding.
Many websites and manufacturers claim that coral calcium is superior to other forms of calcium for rebuilding bone health, healing bone spurs, and prevent osteoporosis.
Daily Strength has a message board entitled Rebuilding a Marriage After Infidelity.
If a player's stack falls, he can begin rebuilding it if time allows.
They offer many publications that work toward redeeming and rebuilding families.
Insurance can't cover all the expenses of rebuilding, so a business owner has a choice of rebuilding with less, or letting go and shutting down for good.
The process of tearing down old structures and rebuilding them to suit new activity demands allows your muscles to adapt to whatever you ask of them.
This is because protein contains amino acids essential to the rebuilding of muscle tissues.
The landlord's policy will look after repairing or rebuilding the building, if necessary, following a loss but it doesn't cover the tenant's clothing, furniture, electronic items and personal possessions.
Your policy will only cover rebuilding costs.
Homeowner insurance is a policy designed to cover the costs of repairing or rebuilding your home in the event of a natural disaster or other occurrence.
This provision is offered to insurance customers who are aged 50 or older and who insure their home for at least 80 percent of its rebuilding value.
For example, a masquerade ball theme might benefit New Orleans charities rebuilding after Hurricane Katrina, while a mermaid theme may benefit charities dedicated to saving the ocean.
Her New York Restoration Project focuses on rebuilding and refurbishing neglected areas of the city.
Although tastes had changed, Elvis still managed to draw a large crowd and spent the next few years rebuilding his fan base.
At the season two reunion, the two acknowledged the work they still had to do to repair their relationship but confirmed their commitment to rebuilding the bond they used to have.
Using ingredients like hyaluronic acid, fruit acid extracts, white willow bark extract, peptides and vitamin B5, the youth complex claims to reduce wrinkles quickly while rebuilding the skin with measurable results.
The pope had already authorized the extensive grant of indulgences in order to secure funds for the crusade and more particularly for the rebuilding of St Peter's at Rome.
Herod again raised the city to the position of an important capital, restoring the fortifications, and rebuilding the Temple from its foundations.
independent and undated record (a) points to a return, a rebuilding (apparently after some previous destruction), and some interference.
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