The world was henceforth viewed as a very large place stretching far on every side beyond the Midland or Mediterranean Sea, and the land journey of Alexander resulted in a voyage of discovery in the outer ocean from the mouth of the Indus to that of the Tigris, thus opening direct intercourse between Grecian and Hindu civilization.
The granite block from which she is said to have viewed the combat is still called the Queen's Chair or the Maiden Stone.
Man's mental faculties are viewed as related to his organization, and as developed under the pressure of the necessities of life.3 Kant.
In this connexion he divided the communication of experience from one person to another into two categories - the narrative or historical and the descriptive or geographical; both history and geography being viewed as descriptions, the former a description in order of time, the latter a description in order of space.
The deviation is of importance in the movement of air, of ocean currents, and to some extent of rivers.3 In popular usage the words " physical geography " have come to mean geography viewed from a particular standpoint rather than any special department of the subject.
Nature and mind (which are the two sides, or polar directions, of the one absolute) are each viewed as an activity advancing by an uninterrupted succession of stages.
Physical geography he viewed as a summary of nature, the basis not only of history but also of " all the other possible geographies," of which he enumerates five, viz.
The Royal Geographical Society, which was founded in London in 1830, comes third on the list; but it may be viewed as a direct result of the earlier African Association founded in 1788.
155), the crowd shouted, "This is the father of the Christians" 2; but the words were probably prompted by the Jews, who took a prominent part in the martyrdom, and who naturally viewed Polycarp in the light of a great Christian rabbi, and gave him the title which their own teachers bore.
Viewed analytically in its developed nature, magic is a wonder-working recognized as such, the core of the mystery consisting in the supposed transformation of suggested idea into accomplished fact by means of that suggestion itself.
Prayer in the latter sense is a characteristic feature of the higher religions, and we might even say that Christianity or Mahommedanism, ritually viewed, is in its inmost essence a service of prayer.
Viewed broadly, the Russian empire may be said to occupy the territories to the N.W.
Viewed from rising ground, the landscape presents a pleasing variety of cornfield and forest, while the horizon is broken by the bell-towers of the numerous villages strung along the banks of the streams.
2, Flower viewed from above.
This is apparently viewed as the goal of the three-days' journey (Exod.
But the details and success of the reforms, when viewed in the light of the testimony of contemporary prophets, are uncertain.
In 1891 nearly two million pilgrims viewed the coat, and eleven miraculous cures were claimed.
Viewed as a whole, the flora of the forest region is to be regarded as European-Siberian; and, though certain species disappear towards the E., while new ones make their appearance, it maintains, on the whole, the same features throughout from Poland to Kamchatka.
Viewed from the walls Peking looks like a city of gardens.
Donnie viewed the encounter with mild curiosity while Gladys remained in her chair, pudgy legs elevated, looking totally petrified.
Presumably, the other rooms too offered calendar-quality scenes, but Dean never viewed them.
After the two men called it a night and Fred returned to his guesthouse lodging, Dean sat outside his tent lingering under more stars than he had ever viewed in his life.
Of course, mostly she had viewed him as a parent, not a person.
- Upper Molar of Mastodon arvernensis, viewed from below.
The image of a normal reseau-square, as viewed in the microscope, shall exactly coincide with the square formed by the fixed webs - that is to say, the image of the sides of a normal reseau-square shall measure exactly io screw-revolutions.
In this way the scale can be viewed by a microscope of much higher magnifying power than can be employed for the photographed spectrum.
This deed, however, was viewed with far different feelings in Paris and by the partisans of the League, the murderer being regarded as a martyr and extolled by Pope Sixtus V., while even his canonization was discussed.
Fiske, The Destiny of Man, viewed in the Light of his Origin (1884); G.
When Mr Eyre viewed the country from Mount Deception in 1840, looking between Lake Torrens and the lake which now bears his own name, the refraction of light from the glittering crust of salt that covers a large space of stony or sandy ground produced an appearance of water.
He viewed the "innovations in religion" with abhorrence.
The preparations for the expedition, openly made, were viewed by Cavour with mixed feelings.
Leib nitz's Monadology - which has little influence on his theism - may be viewed as a strong recoil from Spinoza's all-swallowing substance.
Recent American railway development, viewed in its larger aspects, has thus been characterized by what may be described as the rediscovery of the Pacific coast.
More original, perhaps, is the argument in the immediately preceding work, The Destiny of Man, viewed in the Light of his Origin (1884), which is, in substance, that physical evolution is a demonstrated fact; that intellectual force is a later, higher and more potent thing than bodily strength; and that, finally, in most men and some "lower animals" there is developed a new idea of the advantageous, a moral and non-selfish line of thought and procedure, which in itself so transcends the physical that it cannot be identified with it or be measured by its standards, and may or must be enduring, or at its best immortal.
To some extent, we have this in the form of high taxes on cigarettes, which are seen to have negative externalities, and a home interest deduction on income taxes, as home ownership is viewed as having positive social good.
The system was revised in the 1830s because it was viewed as discouraging work by interfering with the laws of supply and demand relating to labor.
Germany viewed the Russian mobilization as an act of war and therefore declared war on Russia.
It all happened because of military pacts in which an attack on one party was viewed as an attack on all.
In some lights, viewed even from a hilltop, it is of a vivid green next the shore.
He didn't feel up to the task, not when failure meant breaking the man he viewed as his brother.
3, Flower viewed from the side.
Connecticut is sometimes viewed as a heaven for outdoor enthusiasts because of the number of hiking and biking trails and other outdoor activities.
While Howie hadn't viewed the show, he was incensed at the man's attitude as described by Martha.
At the time, she had viewed it all as part of a process.
She didn't want to stay even a few days, not if it meant she was viewed as nothing more than a short-and-fat foreigner!
She couldn't imagine spending her life with a man who viewed her as nothing more than a duty.
I seem to remember you moaning one time that Josh viewed you as nothing more than an arm ornament.
Darian sat for a long moment, comprehending why Jenn viewed the immortal world with such bitterness.
But what were islands when viewed by Overweg in 185r, formed in 1903 part of the mainland and new islands had arisen in the lake.
Here the divine will is viewed as an efflux from the divine wisdom, as the intermediate link between God, the first substance, and all things, and as the fountain out of which all forms emanate.
All our Concord waters have two colors at least; one when viewed at a distance, and another, more proper, close at hand.
Viewed from a hilltop it reflects the color of the sky; but near at hand it is of a yellowish tint next the shore where you can see the sand, then a light green, which gradually deepens to a uniform dark green in the body of the pond.
Drawing himself up, he viewed the field of battle opening out before him from the hill, and with his whole soul followed the movement of the uhlans.
Neither Betsy nor I saw the broadcast but Quinn and Martha had viewed the showing.
I knew Betsy viewed scores of non-abduction cases, any of which Howie could solve in a minute.
Accustomed to the thought of dying, she viewed the option of living as …weird.
Other thoughts collided with her emotions, ones that reminded her that she was forever trapped with some otherworldly creature that viewed her as a food supply and nothing more.
He'd never viewed the Code in this light, as more than his master.